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For Greg Batsleer and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra Chorus
Remember Bethlehem
Words and Music: RICHARD WILBERFORCE
Semplice (q = 80-86) œ œ SOPRANO b3 p (v.2 mp) œ ˙ œ
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1. On ∑ ly a girl, from far a ∑ way field, cold to her
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ALTO &4 œ œ ˙ œ œ œ œ ˙ œ œ œ
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2. Na ∑ ture, to her, seemed be ∑ nign and good, she,
who from
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p (v.2 mp)
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cold she,
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weak from breast with
core in thread∑bare old weave, fra ∑ gile and man  knew on ∑ ly ill will, clung to its
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core in ° who knew
old ill
weave, will,
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jour∑n’ying so grim,  home ∑ less, un ∑wel∑come, none took here
fil ∑ ial fond ∑ ness,
out ∑ cast! and yet it lovd her no
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in, less.
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