Amboy (Daniel Read)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2014-12-07). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 26 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval-note edition.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2014-12-07). Score information: 7 x 10 in (landscape), 1 page, 51 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape).
Description: Words by Isaac Watts, 1706, his Lyric Poems, True Riches.
Original text and translations
I am not concerned to know
What tomorrow fate will do:
'Tis enough that I can say
I've possessed myself to-day:
Then, if haply midnight-death
Seize my flesh and stop my breath,
Yet tomorrow I shall be
Heir to the best part of me.