by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

I have labored sore and suffered death
Language: English 
I have labored sore and suffered death, 
And now I rest and draw my breath; 
But I shall come and call right soon 
Heaven and earth and hell to doom; 
And then shall know both devil and man 
What I was and what I am.

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This text was added to the website: 2019-02-16
Line count: 6
Word count: 45