Oh, I'm sad for never knowing courage [ ... ]
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- by Jane Auer Bowles (1917 - 1973), "Song of an Old Woman", copyright © [author's text checked 1 time 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 Paul Frederic Bowles (1910 - 1999), "Farther from the heart", from Secret Words: A Suite of Six Songs, no. 4. [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]
This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
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