Sagte vender hun Hovedet halfft
Lyddende fjærnt til Ord som bli'r talt
Et Stæd under Bakken, om Hiertets Vee

Pigen:
"Sola gaar bak Aase ned
Skuggan' bli saa lange
Natte kjem snart atteved
Teke meg i Fange"

De Taaren dend fulgte hendes Savn
Een Længsel hiem til siine
Hun vilde saa gierne hafve dem i siin Favn
Sorrigen sadte Rood i navnløs Piine

Hun graader
Hun falmer
Hun seer ey paa Nattesti

Hun falder i Sofn paa Moseseng
Oc aldting tier
Saa dæcker et Mulm
Hendes Drømmers Stier


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    General CommentOfficial Translation:

    Betwixt Cragges A Descending Sunne

    Slowly, slowly She turns her Head
    Listening to distant words
    Spoken from somewhere Below, O'th'Heart's woe

    The Maiden:
    "Betwixt the cragges a descending Sunne
    The shadows grow O so long
    Soon the Night will come
    To binde and imprison Me"

    Downe her cheek a Teardrop fell
    of longinge for those back Home
    How She wished to hold&be held
    And out of Sorrow rose Her nameless Payne

    Shrunken in weepinge
    Lost in the Darke
    On these Midnighte paths

    Asleep She falls on a bed of Moss
    Silence falls upon the Trees
    Then, o'er the paths of her dreams,
    A dense Veil falls

    Now art Thou by many remembered!

    Copied from this site:
    ultimatemetal.com/forum/general-metal-discussion/…

    which also has a translation in modern english
    azkmon February 23, 2008   Link

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