"Morning" sets the text of Harriet Fairchild Blodgett. The song is from Margaret Ruthven Lang's Opus 39 songs, entitled Songs for Lovers of Children.

Date: 1903Composer: Margaret Ruthven LangText: Harriet Fairchild Blodgett

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by Harriet Fairchild Blodgett

A little song from a treetop high,
The eastern doorway of the sky is open,
while the morning drips across the world
with smiling lips to calm.
Oh, little child, awake!
The sun is shining for your sake.



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