Dirge

(1935)

"Dirge" is a song by John Duke setting a poem of Adelaide Crapsey.

"Dirge" is included in the John Duke volume, Songs, Vol. 2, Medium Voice, published by Southern Music Company.

Dirge
by Adelaide Crapsey


Never the nightingale,
oh my dear,
Never again the lark
Thou wilt hear;
Though dusk and the morning still
Tap at thy window-sill,
Though ever love call and call
Thou wilt not hear at all,
My dear, my dear.


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