Into My Heart an Air


"Into My Heart an Air" is a song by Marc Blitzstein which sets the poetry of A. E. Housman. The song is published in The Marc Blitzstein Songbook, Vol. 3.

Into my heart an air that kills
by A. E. Housman

Into my heart an air that kills
From yon far country blows:
What are those blue remembered hills,
What spires, what farms are those?

That is the land of lost content,
I see it shining plain,
The happy highways where I went
And cannot come again.

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