Part of a series or song cycle:
Only the wind knows he is gone,
Only the wind grieves,
The sun shines, the fields are sown,
Sparrows mate in the eaves;
But I heard the wind in the pines he planted
And the hemlocks overhead,
“His acres wake, for the year turns,
But he is asleep,” it said.
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Previously performed at:
(As part of a song cycle/series:)
- 20 Oct 2021: 83. Gweneth Ann Rand: Four Last Songs
- 20 Oct 2021: 81. Gweneth Ann Rand: Four Last Songs (first performance)