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From bitter searching of the heart,
Quickened with passion and with pain
We rise to play a greater part.
This is the faith from which we start:

Leonard Cohen - Villanelle for Our Time Lyrics

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  • Reshaping narrow law and art Whose symbols are the millions slain, From bitter searching of the heart We rise to play a greater part.
  • Beautiful....
  • Great poet and this track is one of the best off the album dear heather
  • How come I missed this one till now? What a stunner!
  • We love the easy and the smart, and now with keener brain and heart we rise, to play a greater part. gah! I can't say enough about this, so i'm saying nothing more.
  • Sound of beauty and love
  • Lovely voice, sensual............
  • It is F.R. Scott's poem
  • What a voice!
  • What poetry absolutely excellent thanks Leonard

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