Coventry Carol – Herod’s Great Slaughter

Lully, lulla, thou littell tine childe, By by lully lullay, thou littell tyne child, By by lully lullay! O sisters too, How may we do, For to preserve this day This pore yongling, For whom we do singe By by lully lullay. Herod the king, In his raging, Chargid he hath this day ; His men of might, In his owne sight, All yonge children to slay. That wo is me, Pore child for thee, And ever morne and say […]

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