ISSA

「藁の上で寝ている少年」を歌ったわらべ歌を基にした作品。

"Little Boy Blue"

Little Boy Blue,
Come blow your horn,
The sheep's in the meadow,
The cow's in the corn;
Where is that boy
Who looks after the sheep?
Under the haystack
Fast asleep.
Will you wake him?
Oh no, not I,
For if I do
He will surely cry.