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" The moon shines bright, and the stars give a light, A little before it is day; So God bless you all, both great and small, And send you a joyful May ! THE HELSTONE FURRY-DAY SONG. "
The broken font, by the author of 'Tales of the wars of our times'. - Page 172
by Joseph Moyle Sherer - 1836
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A Christmas Garland: Carols and Poems from the Fifteenth Century to the ...

Arthur Henry Bullen - Carols - 1885 - 278 pages
...Father, Son, and Holy Ghost, And Christ to eternity. 9 r :*. 'f\ i I I Ube flDoon Sbines Brigbt. "T1 HE "moon shines bright, and the stars give a light A little before it was day, Our Lord, our God, he called on us, And bid us awake and pray. Awake, awake, good people all,...
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The Everyday Book ; Or, a Guide to the Year: Describing the Popular ...

William Hone - Manners and customs - 1888
...in an hour. The moon shines bright, and the stars give ˇ light, A little before it is day, So God bless you all, both great and small. And send you a joyful May MILKMAIDS' GARLAND ON MAY-DAY. In London, thirty years ago, When pretty milkmaids went about, It was...
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The Musical Times, Volume 29

Music - 1888
...withered in an hour. The moon shines bright, and the stars give a lightA little before it is day. So God bless you all, both great and small, And send you a joyful May. THE HITCHIN MAYERS' SONG. In modérait time. ' lead our lives in righteousness, Or else we die in"...
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Open Sesame!: Poetry and Prose for School-days, Volume 2

Blanche Wilder Bellamy, Maud Wilder Goodwin - Readers - 1890
...span, It flourishes like a flower ; We are here to-day and gone to-morrow, And we are dead in an hour. The moon shines bright, and the stars give a light, A little before it is day : So God bless you all, both great and small, And send you a joyful May ! DECORATION DAY. FRANCIS M. FINCH....
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Songs of Three Centuries

John Greenleaf Whittier - American poetry - 1890 - 383 pages
...return again. The moon shines bright, and the stars give a light, A little before it is day ; So God bless you all, both great and small, And send you a joyful May ! [Before 1649.] BEGONE DULL CARE I BEGONE dull care ! 1 prithee begone from me : Begone dull care...
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English Folk-rhymes: A Collection of Traditional Verses Relating to Places ...

Folk-songs, English - 1892 - 565 pages
...span, It flourishes like a flower; We are here to-day, and gone to-morrow, And are dead in an hour. The moon shines bright, and the stars give a light, A little before it is day, So God bless you all, both great and small, And send you a joyful May." A medley formed from this and...
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English Folk-rhymes: A Collection of Traditional Verses Relating to Places ...

George F. NORTHALL - Folk songs, English - 1892 - 565 pages
...dead in an hour. The moon shines bright, and the stars give a light, A little before it is day, So God bless you all, both great and small, And send you a joyful May." A medley formed from this and previous examples is in use in Northamptonshire. At Polebrook, on the...
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Shakespeare's Comedy of A Midsummer-night's Dream

William Shakespeare - 1895 - 204 pages
...may return again. The moon shines bright and the stars give light, A little before It is day ; So God bless you all, both great and small, And send you a joyful May ! " This blending of religious feeling with the mirth and frolic of the season is reflected in the words of...
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Catholic World, Volume 73

1901
...span, It flourishes like a flower ; We are here to-day and gone to-morrow, And are dead in any hour. The moon shines bright, and the stars give a light, A little before it is day ; So God bless you all, both great and small, And send you a joyful May. 3°4 WHEN MA Y is ON TUB LA WN....
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Every Day in the Year: A Poetical Epitome of the World's History

Mary K. Ford - Historical poetry - 1902 - 443 pages
...span, It flourishes like a flower, We are here to-day and gone to-morrow, And we are dead in an hour. The moon shines bright and. the stars give a light, A little before it is day; So God bless you all, both great and small. And send you a joyful May ! — Old Ballad. LINES ON A LATE...
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