Woe is me (William Child)
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First published: c.1660 in manuscript
Description: Probably one of Child's settings to make a contemporary political point, in this case to commemorate the exile of the Royal Family, 1651 - 1660.
Original text and translations
Woe is me, that I am constrained to dwell with Mesech: and to have my habitation among the tents of Kedar.