When beauty grows too great to bear How shall I ease me of its ache, For beauty more than bitterness Makes the heart break. Now while I watch the dreaming sea With isles like flowers against her breast, Only one voice in all the world Could give me rest.
Three Songs of Musing
Song Cycle by Alice Barnett (1886 - 1975)
?. Song at Capri  [sung text not yet checked]
- by Sara Teasdale (1884 - 1933), "Capri", appears in Rivers to the Sea, in Vignettes Overseas, no. 4, first published 1915 [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]
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