Hope is the thing with feathers
That perches in the soul,
And sings the tune--without the words,
And never stops at all,
And sweetest in the gale is heard;
And sore must be the storm
That could abash the little bird
That kept so many warm.
I've heard it in the chillest land,
And on the strangest sea;
Yet, never, in extremity,
It asked a crumb of me.
I actually like Kenny Potter's easy setting for middle school choir better than the more sophisticated versions professional choirs sing.
The music is so full of hope... and feathers. =)
A Sonnet for Ascension Day
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