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Far-Far-Away

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(For Music)

What sight so lured him thro' the fields he knew
As where earth's green stole into heaven's own hue,
Far-far-away?

What sound was dearest in his native dells?
The mellow lin-lan-lone of evening bells
Far-far-away.

What vague world-whisper, mystic pain or joy,
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Savita Tyagi 12 October 2018

O dying words, can music make you live......these wordring like music.

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Chandan Dey 12 October 2018

Looking at the world going beyond the world, finding charm of sound going beyond the sound, viewing life going beyond the life... superb strength of imagination, thanks for posting Chandan

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Mohammed Yunus 12 October 2018

something hidden.....wonderful poetry....

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Edward Kofi Louis 12 October 2018

Into heaven's own hue! Thanks for sharing this poem with us.

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Adrian Flett 12 October 2018

The call of those three words from the gates of birth as also from the doors of death, - far-far-away, the music of the soul.

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Dr Antony Theodore 12 October 2019

What vague world-whisper, mystic pain or joy, Thro' those three words would haunt him when a boy, Far-far-away? A beautiful poem. tony

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Adeeb Alfateh 12 October 2019

A whisper from his dawn of life? a breath From some fair dawn beyond the doors of death great great write great 10++++++++

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Ratnakar Mandlik 12 October 2019

" A whisper from his dawn of life" . Amazing poetic expression from the master craftsman.

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Chinedu Dike 12 October 2019

A poignant rendition elegantly crafted in heightened poetic diction with clarity of thought and mind.

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Kumarmani Mahakul 12 October 2019

What vague world-whisper, mystic pain or joy, Thro' those three words would haunt him when a boy, Far-far-away? ...........so touching with nice theme. Beautiful poem composed by Alfred Lord Tennyson

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