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Ila. L.M.

A G major plain tune in multiple modes of time. Composed 2014.

Text from Ruth 1:16-17 adapted to L.M. by R. T. Kelley, 2014.

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Entreat me not to go from you,

Or turn back when I follow you;

Where'er you lodge, there will I lodge;

Where'er you go, there will I go.


Your people shall be my people,

And your God shall be my God too. 

Where'er you die, there will I die, 

And I'll be buried there with you.


O may the Lord do so to me,

And punish me e'en more also,

If ought but death part you and me,

So with you e'er I pledge to go.