Write an aubade.

Okay, speaking fomally (and here we have the wiki explanation), an aubade is a morning love song (as opposed to a serenade, which is in the evening), or a song or poem about lovers separating at dawn.[1] It has also been defined as “a song or instrumental composition concerning, accompanying, or evoking daybreak”.[2]


In the strictest sense of the term, an aubade is a song from a door or window to a sleeping woman.[3] Aubades are generally conflated with what are strictly called albas, which are exemplified by a dialogue between parting lovers, a refrain with the word alba, and a watchman warning the lovers of the approaching dawn.[3]


What it boils down to, however, is a poem praising or lamenting (the lovers are separating) the dawn.


For our purposes, dawn can be the subject or it can be incidental, and love is unnecessary.




Write sorta aubade-ish-ly.




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