Softly Now the Light of Day

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Lyrics

  1. Softly now the light of day
    Fades upon my sight away.
    Free from care, from labor free,
    Lord, I would commune with thee.
  2. Text: George W. Doane, 1799-1859
    Music: Carl Maria von Weber, 1786-1826; arr. by Henry Greatorix, 1813-1858