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Star Crossed

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Star Crossed

By Jan Harmon
words and music © 1990
Intro: Starlight, star bright. First star I've seen tonight. Wish I may, wish I might, have the wish, the wish I'm wishing tonight. 'Neath the spell of eight moons, Jupiter the Hunter, stalks his lady Venus, shy bird flying toward the morning light. Verses: 1. OH ... sweet bird Venus sings a shining far away in heaven. OH ... sweet bird Venus sings a shining far away in heaven. OH ... bright Jupiter the Hunter, on winds blacker than the raven, fingers his bow. Arrows all a-gleaming. Fly away, bird! OH ... 2. sweet bird Venus sings a shining early in the morning. OH ... sweet bird Venus sings a shining early in the morning. OH ... bright Jupiter the Hunter, all sleepy-eyed and yearning, follows her song. Hunter come a-dreaming. Fly away, bird! OH .. 3. god gets up so early in the morning far away in heaven. OH ... god gets up so early in the morning far away in heaven. God says, "It's a crime and pity when such true love goes un-given." Hunter and bird. Hunter come a-gaming. Fly away, bird! OH ...