Despondency (Walter Janes)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-07-31). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 60 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). All nine stanzas of Watts' poem included.
Description: First published in The Harmonic Minstrelsey, 1807, p. 17. Words by Isaac Watts, 1706, poem entitled A sight of heaven in sickness, in nine stanzas.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Oft have I sat in secret sighs.