Hoist Me High

Hold me nearer to the sun// Dear humble Dedalus// For my wings are not waxen// So I do not fear his warmth// Hold me where I can see// Her beauty as she smiles// She shames the daisies of the fields// Songstress of the briny blue// Ah, that I may steal one kind glance// Hoist me […]

Smug Convict

A man was ordered to be killed For several sins he did commit His fate, it seemed was sealed He was clothed in captive habit The appointed morn had dawned The crowd was thirsty for blood Before the Prince, and the Priest Before the hungry blade and God The Priest prayed and asked him to […]