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The hot east wind brings the desert heat in winter Twenty degrees or more a week of summer The hot east wind brings the desert heat in summer Forty degrees or more a week of Hell on Earth.
- by Richard Farber (b. 1945), "The hot east wind", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Richard Farber (b. 1945), "The hot east wind" [baritone and piano], from Is This the Last Cycle of Almost Haiku by a Now Old Man? [cycle number 4], no. 3. [ sung text verified 1 time]
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This text was added to the website: 2018-05-31
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