by Louise Bogan (1897 - 1970)

Last Song
Language: English 
Goodbye, goodbye! 
There was so much to love, I could not love it all;
I could not love it enough. 
Some things I overlooked, and some I could not find. 
Let the crystal clasp them
When you drink your wine, in autumn.


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive):

Researcher for this text: John Musto

This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 6
Word count: 42