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Woman wants one steady beau; Man hunts many -- tally-ho! Love is woman's total sum, Man beats on a different drum. Woman's love is deep and broad, Man suspects love will be fraud. What can one make from all of this? Like hell it is? Or is it bliss?
- by Gary Bachlund (b. 1947), copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
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- by Gary Bachlund (b. 1947), "What about it?", 1990, rev. 2009 [mezzo-soprano and piano], from Love Songs for Dorothy, no. 3 [ sung text checked 1 time]
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This text was added to the website: 2009-03-03
Line count: 8
Word count: 48