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Gloriously wasteful, O my Lord, art...

Language: English

Gloriously wasteful, O my Lord, art thou!
Sunset faints after sunset into the night,
Splendorously dying from thy window-sill --forever. 
[Sad our poverty doth bow
Before the riches of thy making might:
Sweep from thy space thy systems at thy will --
In thee the sun sets every sunset still.]1


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