Sacred Harp 112 The Last Words Of Copernicus

Ye golden lamps of heav’n, farewell, / With all your feeble light, / Farewell, thou ever changing moon, / Pale empress of the night.
And thou, refulgent orb of day, / In brighter flames arrayed, / My soul which springs beyond thy sphere, / No more demands thy aid.

Read : Secession Lagniappe 2

This is the one Springsteen based the melody of Wrecking Ball’s “Death to My Hometown” on, which is one of the more unsubtle tunes from a very unsubtle album. As you can see in this live video, featuring Tom Morello:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TsjjE8jXDts

The Mitrailleuse © 2020 Frontier Theme