Island
Language: English 
Wave of sorrow
Do not drown me now:
I see the island
Still ahead somehow. 
I see the island
And its sands are fair:
Wave of sorrow
Take me there.

Authorship

Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)


Researcher for this text: John Musto

This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 8
Word count: 30