The love of my heart is a dreaming rose Awaiting the sun and the dew; The flow'r of my heart it is folded close, It waits for a touch from you. Come softly and waken from its repose The blossom that slumbers fast; For the fragrance of love in that dreaming rose Shall waken for you at last.
- by Alfred Henry Hyatt , "A dreaming rose" [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 Victor Harris (1869 - 1943), "A dreaming rose", published 1914. [voice and piano] [text verified 1 time]
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This text was added to the website: 2009-11-01
Line count: 8
Word count: 58