by William Leighton, Sir (c1565 - 1622)

O had I wings like to a dove
Language: English 
O had I wings like to a dove,
then should I from these troubles fly,
to wilderness would I remove,
to spend my life, and there to die. 

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This text was added to the website: 2009-08-11
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Word count: 28