Joy, Shipmate, Joy!
by Walt Whitman
Joy, shipmate, Joy!
(Pleas’d to my soul at death I cry,)
Our life is closed, our life begins,
The long, long anchorage we leave,
The ship is clear at last, she leaps!
She swiftly courses from the shore,
Joy, shipmate, joy.
Songs at Parting
Composer(s): Ernst Bacon
Song(s): 1. Grand is the Seen
2. The Last Invocation
3. Darest Thou Now, O Soul
5. One Thought Ever at the Fore
6. Joy, Shipmate, Joy!
7. Whispers of Heavenly Death
8. The Sobbing of the Bells