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Ce te legeni, codrule

Language: Romanian (Română)

        În formă populară

- "Ce te legeni, codrule,
Fără ploaie, fără vânt,
Cu crengile la pământ?"
- "De ce nu m-aş legăna,
Dacă trece vremea mea!
Ziua scade, noaptea creşte
Şi frunzişul mi-l răreşte.
Bate vântul frunza-n dungă -
Cântăreţii mi-i alungă;
Bate vântul dintr-o parte -
Iarna-i ici, vara-i departe.
Şi de ce să nu mă plec,
Dacă păsările trec!
Peste vârf de rămurele
Trec în stoluri rândunele,
Ducând gândurile mele
Şi norocul meu cu ele.
Şi se duc pe rând pe rând,
Zarea lumii-ntunecând,
Şi se duc ca clipele,
Scuturând aripele,
Şi mă lasă pustiit,
Veştejit şi amorţit
Şi cu doru-mi singurel,
De mă-ngân numai cu el!"


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