Henry Purcell (1659-1695): "With Drooping Wings" – Seraphic Fire

The beautiful final chorus from Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas performed here by Seraphic Fire. Enjoy :-)

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Video Source: SERAPHIC FIRE — Dido and Aeneas "With Drooping Wings" – YouTube Uploaded on 8 Jun 2008 by SeraphicFireMIA

Text: With Drooping Wings

With drooping wings you Cupids come,
To scatter roses on her tomb.
Soft and Gentle as her Heart
Keep here your watch, and never part.

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