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Old ones, forgive our footprints.<br>
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Forgive our cairns of trash.<br>
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Our noise and vapors swirl away<br>
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and leave these words at last:<br>
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We did not come for glory<br>
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or for material needs;<br>
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We came to learn your story<br>
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and carry home the seeds.<br>
  
 
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Editor: Peter Bird (submitted 2009-06-13).   Score information: Letter, 12 pages, 123 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Instrumental parts follow score in PDF.

General Information

Title: Mars: 4. A small golden plaque, Op. 15, No. 4
Composer: Peter Bird

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SecularCantata

Language: English
Instruments: flute, vibraphone or synthesizer
Published: 2009

Description: length 4:15. If available, string players might double the choral parts.

External websites: http://peterbird.name/choral/

Original text and translations

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Old ones, forgive our footprints.
Forgive our cairns of trash.
Our noise and vapors swirl away
and leave these words at last:

We did not come for glory
or for material needs;
We came to learn your story
and carry home the seeds.