Machmad Levavi (=Birds in the night)
(Will the bird silence its voice when the sun rises quietly?)
(lyrics + music: Sara Levi)
(Esther Ofarim, 1977)


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Hatichla tsipor kola,
Et ha shemesh dom olah.
Perach chen ichla bosmo,
Et aviv kosem kismo.

Ken ichla machmad lewawi
Ergato beron koli
Bein arbajim petach oli

Hajiwrach chagai mehar,
Me hajam jachmak nahar.
Ha ein ach haleil lajom,
Sahar ha’ichla chalom.

Ken ichla machmad lewawi……

Many thanks to Roel van Nieuwenhoven

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