Why so pale and wan (Charles Hubert Hastings Parry)
- Editor: John Henry Fowler (submitted 2008-05-14). Score information: A4, 4 pages, 45 kB Copyright: CPDL
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First published: 1895
Description: English Lyrics - Set 3 no.4. From John Suckling's play, "Aglaura", and described by the singer as "A little foolish counsel I gave to a friend of mine four or five years ago, when he was falling into a consumption."
- To Lucasta on going to the wars
- If thou wouldst ease thine heart
- To Althea from prison
- Why so pale and wan
- Through the ivory gate
- Of all the torments
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Why so pale and wan.