„By far the worst pain
Is not to understand
Why without love or hate
My heart's full of pain.“

C'est bien la pire peine
De ne savoir pourquoi
Sans amour et sans haine
Mon cœur a tant de peine!
"Il pleur dans mon cœur" line 13, from Romances sans paroles (1874); Sorrell p. 71

Originál

C'est bien la pire peine De ne savoir pourquoi Sans amour et sans haine Mon cœur a tant de peine!

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