by William Carlos Williams (1883 - 1963)

Your Lovely Hands
Language: English 
Your lovely hands,
Your lovely tender hands!
Reflections of what grace
what heavenly joy
predicted for the world
in knowing you
blest, as am I,
and humbled by 
such ecstasy.


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Researcher for this text: Malcolm Wren [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2018-04-14
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Word count: 30