I must needs try my new-fledged pinions in sonnet, elogy, and madrigal.
Away from Madrigal—anywhere—and at once; tomorrow at latest.
The three poets, with three lutes, were singing a madrigal in her honour.
Perhaps she would soon be down—should he write the madrigal he had promised her?
The madrigal differed from this only in dealing with secular subjects.
John Wilbye ...