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But we must have due regard for them, for they only miss greatness by a little, and remind us of the faint threnodies that stir in the throats of bird musicians upon the dawn.
They are the spirits, the low spirits and melancholy forebodings, of fallen souls that once in human shape night-walked the earth and did the deeds of darkness, now expiating their sins with their wailing hymns or threnodies in the scenery of their transgressions.
the music of two bodies, into tympanies and threnodies.
2) Object of the contract in Part II includes ongoing maintenance of greenery in the district Threnodies Italy - Italy Area