wailful


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"Disease can never be conquered, can never be quelled by emotion's wailful screaming or faith's cymballic prayer.
Think not of them, thou hast thy music too, - While barred clouds bloom the soft-dying day, And touch the stubble-plains with rosy hue; Then in a wailful choir the small gnats mourn Among the river sallows, borne aloft Or sinking as the light wind lives or dies; And full-grown lambs loud bleat from hilly bourn; Hedge-crickets sing; and now with treble soft The red-breast whistles from a garden-croft; And gathering swallows twitter in the skies.
Listen to this crap: 'A land where wailful winds whisper of Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse and Custer.