Thy fishes breathe but where thy waters...
Thy fishes breathe but where thy waters roll;
Thy birds fly but within thy airy sea;
My soul breathes only in thy infinite soul;
I breathe, I think, I love, I live, but thee.
Oh, breathe, oh, [sink]1 -- O Love, live into me;
[Unworthy is my life till all divine,
Till thou see in me only what is thine.]2
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1 Taylor: "think"
2 omitted by Taylor.
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