High on a mountain's lofty brow (John Wall Callcott)
- CPDL #63038: (Posted 2021-02-19)
- Editor: Christopher Shaw (submitted 2021-02-19). Score information: A4, 3 pages, 218 kB Copyright: Personal
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First published: 1786
Original text and translations
High on a mountain's lofty brow,
'Mid the clouds is glory's seat;
Rock'd by roaring winds that blow,
Light'nings blast and tempests beat.
Within the sun-gilt vale beneath,
Hope with sweet contentment dwells,
While gentler breezes round them breathe,
And softer showers refresh their peaceful cells.