Rest and have ease; Here are no more voyages; fold, fold your narrow pale hands; and under the veil of night lie, as I have seen you lie in your deep hair; but patiently now that new loves, new days have gone their ways.
- by Humbert Wolfe (1885 - 1940), "In the street of lost time", appears in The Unknown Goddess, first published 1925 [author's text not yet checked 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 (Edward) Maurice Besly (1888 - 1945), "In the street of lost time", published <<1940, from Four poems [text not verified]
- by Fritz Bennicke Hart (1874 - 1949), "In the street of lost time", op. 92 (Four Sets of Five songs, Set II) no. 1 (1930). [voice and piano] [text not verified]
- by Gustav Holst (1874 - 1934), "In the street of lost time", op. 48 no. 10, H. 174 no. 10 (1929), published 1930 [voice and piano], from Twelve Humbert Wolfe Songs, no. 10. [text verified 1 time]
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