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.

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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