A Star in a Haymow(1963)
"A Star in a Haymow" is the third song of Simon Sargon's song cycle A Star in a Haymow, which sets five poems of Kenneth Patchen.
Sheet music for this song cycle is available directly through the composer by contacting the following address: [email protected].
by Kenneth Patchen
Do I not deal with angels
When her lips I touch
So gentle, so warm and sweet -- falsity
Has no sight of her
O the world is a place of veils and roses
When she is there
I am come to her wonder
Like a boy finding a star in a haymow
And there is nothing cruel or mad or evil