The Crow, the Owl and the Dove (4:10)

Cover of Imaginaerum

From Imaginaerum and 5 other releases

According to The Crow, The Owl and The Dove Songfacts, the song’s lyrics were inspired by American author Henry David Thoreau’s book, Walden, which is a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings.


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  • Re1nKaos

    I wanna hear this sung by Floor

    11 Jun 11:12pm Reply
  • Riskkapital

    Magic song ♥ [16].

    7 Jan 12:58am Reply
  • GothicEV_

    Magic song ♥ [15].

    4 Jan 12:00am Reply
  • TheRedFlower

    is this an erhu I can here in the background one time? sounds like it.

    16 Dec 2013 Reply
  • Fran_turunen

    Magic song ♥ [14].

    11 Aug 2013 Reply
  • mkcsaby

    <3 <3

    18 Apr 2013 Reply
  • davidbowiegirl

    Hyvä biisi

    16 Apr 2013 Reply
  • Zerashkulina

    I have got to say that this song has really nice lyrics. Not that Tuomas doesn't write good lyrics in general it's just that this is almost poetic, like a really good traditional folk song.

    24 Mar 2013 Reply
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    5 Mar 2013 Reply
  • EquusStorm

    The more I listen, the more I love.

    6 Feb 2013 Reply
  • SilverBarron

    I always feel sad when I listen to this for some reason!

    4 Dec 2012 Reply
  • evanescencefrea

    For people wanting to see them at this gtig and do not have tickets still, I have to extra pairs of tickets for this Sunday's gig..going for 20 quid each, willing to negotiate with people to prices. Please let me know ASAP if you have any interested in buying the tickets at all...please send me a private message or send me a shoutout or via my twitter user name Amethyst_CA ASAP people for THIS SUNDAY!!!

    2 Nov 2012 Reply
  • Imek

    Lot of sourpusses in these Nightwish shoutboxes.

    20 Aug 2012 Reply
  • Azalin

    No, it's realy not.

    14 Aug 2012 Reply
  • Kntmr

    Magic song ♥ [13].

    31 Jul 2012 Reply
  • CidaDuarteF

    Very beautiful!! Thanks Armin!

    25 Jun 2012 Reply
  • evanescencefrea

    This is amazing! seriously type this song into youtube and look at the animated fan find that someone did and it's just perfect! seeing these guys in Nov can't fucking wait!

    25 Jun 2012 Reply
  • thomplee

    Magic song ♥ [12]

    24 May 2012 Reply
  • kihotq

    Magic song ♥ [11]

    20 May 2012 Reply
  • la-caro

    aaaaawwww.... w u n d e r s c h ö n. love, from germany :)

    9 May 2012 Reply
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