THE FOUR FOLD LIFE
No man liveth unto himself.
Let me live in a house by the side of the road,
And be a friend to man.
Two are better than one; because they have a good reward for their
For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: but woe to him that is
alone when he falleth; for he hath not another to help him up.
And if one prevail against him, two shall withstand him; and a three-
fold cord is not quickly broken.
|Comrades, Known in Marches Many|
Arranged from BEETHOVEN, 1770-1827
- Comrades known in marches many, Comrades tried in dangers many,
Comrades, bound by memories many, Brothers ever let us be.
- Wounds or sickness may divide us, Marching orders may divide us,
But, whatever fate betide us, brothers of the heart are we. A-men
Entreat me not to leave thee,
And to return from following after thee:
For Whither Thou Goest, I will go;
And where thou lodgest, I will lodge:
Thy people shall be my people,
And thy god my god:
Where thoud diest I will die,
And there will I be buried:
The lord do so to me, and more also,
If aught but death part thee and men.