Into My Heart, Op. 54, no. 1

"Into My Heart," Op. 54, no. 1 sets the poetry of A. E. Housman.

Date: 1915Composer: Margaret Ruthven LangText: A. E. Housman

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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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