by Emily Brontë (1818 - 1848)

Language: English 
It was not a summer's day
That saw his spirits flight
[He]2 parted in a time of awe
A winter night

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Note: in the Fisk work, this is sung by Catherine
1 lines 1-4 omitted by Fisk
2 Bronte: "Thine"


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Researcher for this text: Terry Fisk

This text was added to the website: 2004-03-22
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