the One (click
A love song to my wife which I started when I began
dating her back in 1972.
Take My Leave (click to listen)
The words are from "Gawain's
partial translation by J.R.R. Tolkien of a poem found in a group
of 14th-century lyrics with refrains in the Vernon manuscript in
the Bodleian Library at Oxford. The original poem has no connection
with Sir Gawain, although Tolkien, by assigning this title to the
poem extract, is clearly referencing Gawain's departure from the
castle of Sir Bertilak to go to the tryst at the Green Chapel.