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Yeats, William Butler: Egy kihímzett lepel (A Coat in Hungarian)

Portre of Yeats, William Butler

A Coat (English)

I made my song a coat
Covered with embroideries
Out of old mythologies
From heel to throat;
But the fools caught it,
Wore it in the world’s eyes
As though they’d wrought it.
Song, let them take it
For there’s more enterprise
In walking naked.

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Egy kihímzett lepel (Hungarian)

Ellepleztem dalom,
És lett hímzett lepel,
Mesekép cifrázta fel,
Régi nagyon.
De belebújtak,
Hordták a botorok:.
Ők voltak újak!
Dal, hadd viseljék!
Mert merészebb dolog
A meztelenség.

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