© by W. H. (Wystan Hugh) Auden (1907 - 1973)

Some say that Love's a little boy
Language: English 
Some say that Love's a little boy
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B. Britten sets stanzas 1-2, 5-7

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Note: Britten's setting begins with a spoken line that does not appear in the Auden poem: "Liebe l'amour amor amoris."
1 Britten: "it's"
2 Britten: "it"


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