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Pebbles

Language: English

      Pebbles we
       In a sea
Of mingled mirth and misery.
 
       Crunch and grind,
       Every kind
Angles off, a shape shall find.
 
       Presently,
       We shall be
Fair and fit for God to see.


Confirmed with Harper’s Magazine, Volume 107, 1903, page 276


Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)


Text added to the website: 2015-08-24.
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