Orlando Gibbons Quote

The silver swan, who, living had no note,
When death approached unlocked her silent throat.


The First Set of Madrigals and Motets of Five Parts (1612) 'The Silver Swan'

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The silver swan, who, living had no note, When death approached unlocked her silent throat.

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The silver swan, who, living had no note, When death approached unlocked her silent throat.

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The silver swan, who, living had no note, When death approached unlocked her silent throat.

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The silver swan, who, living had no note, When death approached unlocked her silent throat.