MOURNING SONGS, DIRGES AND CHANTS

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This page contains various poems dedicated to the mourning over deaths of beloved people, dirges and chants recounting of sadness and loss, but also poems and songs of melancholy, solitude and emptiness in people's lives.
 

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MACAR IRANDIR
In Memory of Vivyne Salame 2:05 min. Download music Read introduction Read text

 
Mourning Songs, Dirges and Chants
IN MEMORY OF VIVYNE SALAME

2:05 min. (1.91 MB)

BY MACAR IRANDIR

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ORIGINALLY TITLES "STRANGE LAND"
The poem disclosed is dedicated to the Memory of Vivyne Salame, a Marmarran of considerable affluence who was famed in the City for her fun-loving (often excessive) lifestyle as well as her consistent promiscuity in her younger years (before becoming a committed spouse). Araid Salame, Vivyne's brother read this public elegy outside of her funeral. Though her funeral was held within her family crypt, which he himself did attend, this address was made to her adoring public who would sorely miss her presence. Vivyne herself comitted suicide after discovering of her husband's multiple adulterous affairs. Once news of his pursuits became public, he was scorned by a majority of the City for depriving Marmarra of such a divine woman... Return to the top
 

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