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All her loving childhood

Language: English

All her loving childhood 
Breezes from the palm and canna
Fann'd this queen of the green wildwood,
Lady of the green Savannah:
All day long with laughing eyes,
Dancing by a palmy bay,
In the wooded paradise,
The cedar-wooded paradise
Of still Xaraguay:
None were so happy as Anacaona,
The beauty of Espagnola,
The golden flower of Hayti!


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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)


Text added to the website: 2011-05-03.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:21
Line count: 12
Word count: 58

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