When I am laid in earth (Dido's Lament)
Jessye Norman - When I Am Laid In Earth
Singer: Jessye Norman
Jessye Norman - When I am Laid in Earth.
An Aria from the Opera Dido and Aeneas.....
Dido and Aeneas is an Opera in a Prologue and Three Acts by the English Baroque Composer Henry Purcell.
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Thy hand, Belinda; darkness shades me,
On thy bosom let me rest,
More I would, but Death invades me;
Death is now a welcome guest.
When I am laid in earth,
May my wrongs create
No trouble in thy breast;
Remember me, but ah! forget my fate.