Last week he introduced me to the music of Déodat de Séverac, a French composer of the Belle Époque, whose music was entirely unknown to me. A look at the video he had posted led me to this version of his lullaby "Ma Poupée Chérie" by the Corsican soprano Martha Angelici. She is accompanied on this recording by Maurice Faure.
This link will take you to the translation of de Séverac's lyrics. There are several versions out there including one by the great Canadian contralto Maureen Forrester.
October 22 - 1844: The Great Anticipation: Millerites, followers of William Miller, anticipate the end of the world in conjunction with the Second Advent of Christ. The following day became known as the Great Disappointment.