I swore I loved (Richard Langdon)
- Editor: Christopher Shaw (submitted 2019-08-27). Score information: A4, 2 pages, 52 kB Copyright: Personal
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First published: 1775 in Warren's Collection of vocal harmony
Original text and translations
I swore I lov'd, and you believ'd,
Yet trust me we were both deceiv'd,
Tho' all I swore was true.
I lov'd one gen'rous, good and kind,
A form created in my mind,
And thought that form was you.