You are wholly beautiful, my love, Beautiful and without blemish. You ravish my heart With a single one of your glances. Your lips are as a thread of scarlet, Honey and milk Are under your tongue. The scent of your garments Is the scent of Lebanon And of cedar.
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Gary Bachlund (b. 1947), "My Love", 1998 [soprano or mezzo-soprano and piano], from From the Song of Songs, no. 2 [ sung text checked 1 time]
Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]
This text was added to the website: 2007-05-08
Line count: 10
Word count: 49