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Gay little dandelion

Language: English

Gay little dandelion light up the meads
Swings on her slender foot, telleth her beads,
Lists to the Robin's note poured from above,
Wise little dandelion ask not for love.

Pale little dandelion in her white shroud
Neareth the Angel breeze, call from the clouds
Tiny plumes fluttering, make no delay,
Little winged dandelion soareth away.


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

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