I thought that Love had been a boy (William Byrd)
- CPDL #4343: Sibelius 2.
- Editor: David Fraser (added 2002-12-10). Score information: A4, 3 pages, 76 kbytes Copyright: CPDL
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Title: I thought that Love had been a boy
Composer: William Byrd
Original text and translations
I thought that love had been a boy,
with blinded eyes,
or else some other wanton toy,
that men devise,
like tales of faires often told,
by doting age that dies for cold.