Welcome the covert (Anonymous)
- Editor: Christopher Shaw (submitted 2015-09-14). Score information: A4, 1 page, 27 kB Copyright: Personal
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First published: 1785
Description: From a collection of six glees "Composed by an amateur and most respectfully inscribed to Miss Fisher", London, c.1785.
Original text and translations
Welcome the covert of these aged oaks.
Welcome each cavern of these horrid rocks;
Far from the world's illusion let me rove,
Deceived in friendship and betrayed in love.