With inward pain my heartstrings sound,
My soul dissolves away;
Dear Sov’reign, whirl the seasons round,
And bring the promised day.
Hesperian Harp: Page 66 (also in “Songbook of the Conquering Christian” (forerunner to “Song in the Night”), p. 108, “Promised Day”)
Author: Moore (although I combined parts from the original fuging tune to make a single melody)
Instrumentation (real): Three Guitars, Three Voices