by Alice Hunt Bartlett (b. 1870)

To you
Language: English 
As sunshine to the dew,
The full moon to the sea,
The magnet to the steel,
You are to me.

As joy to one in tears,
For blind again to see,
Or bread to famished men,
You are to me.

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Researcher for this text: Garrett Medlock [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2019-03-21
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