Wither's Rocking Hymn (Clifford Boyd)
- Editor: Clifford Boyd (submitted 2003-02-21). Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: GIF format, low print resolution
Title: Wither's Rocking Hymn
Composer: Clifford Boyd
First published: by composer
Original text and translations
Sweet baby, sleep! What ails my dear?
What ails my darling thus to cry ?
Be still, my child, and lend thine ear,
To hear me sing thy lullaby.
My pretty lamb, forbear to weep;
Be still, my dear; sweet baby, sleep.