Testi delle Canzoni -
Musica Classica di John Mitchell
Set by John Mitchell (1941-) op. 25, Visions from the Flame, no. 10 (1977).
Text by William Blake (1757-1827)
He who binds to himself a joy
Does the winged life destroy;
But he who kisses the joy as it flies
Lives in eternity's sun rise.