There Will Be Stars


"There Will Be Stars" is a song by John Duke from 1951. The song sets the poetry of Sara Teasdale.

The song "There Will Be Stars" is published in The John Duke Collection (Boosey & Hawkes).

There Will Be Stars
by Sara Teasdale

There will be stars over the place forever;
Though the house we loved and the street we loved are lost,
Every time the earth circles her orbit
On the night the autumn equinox is crossed,
Two stars we knew, poised on the peak of midnight
Will reach their zenith; stillness will be deep;
There will be stars over the place forever,
There will be stars forever, while we sleep.

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