Come Again, sweet love doth now invite
. is a song for soloist and lute
or for small choir (typically SATB
) by John Dowland
The song is in typical bitter-sweet Dowland style and the first verse reads
- Come again, sweet love doth now invite.
- Thy graces that refrain, to do me due delight.
- To see, to hear, to touch, to kiss, to die,
- with thee again in sweetest sympathy.
It was published in his "First Booke of Songes or Ayres" (1597).
Recent performers include Sting with lutenist Edin Karamazov.