Surprise (Barnabas McKyes)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2017-06-13). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 43 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Two more stanzas included, selected from Watts' hymn.
Description: First published in Asahel Benham's Social Harmony, 1798, p. 36. Words by Isaac Watts, 1709, Hymn 19 of Book 2, with six stanzas. Kyes used the third stanza of Watts' hymn in his composition.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Let others boast how strong they be.