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Farewell, my lovely friends, farewell

Farewell, my lovely friends, farewell

Tune: PARTING FRIENDS (51117)
Published in 4 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Representative Text

1.
Farewell, my lovely friends, farewell,
We must be separated,
In different regions we must dwell,
Distantly situated.
O let not this our friendship chill,
Though mountains rise between us,
May truth and justice guide our will,
And God from evil screen us.

The Southern Harmony

Text Information

First Line: Farewell, my lovely friends, farewell
Meter: 8.7
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 1 of 1)

The Sacred Harp #208

Include 3 pre-1979 instances
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