by Walter De la Mare (1873 - 1956)

No voice to scold
Language: English 
No Voice to scold;
No face to frown;
No hand to smite
The helpless down:
Ay, Stranger, here
An Infant lies,
With worms for
Welcome Paradise.

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This text was added to the website: 2015-10-08
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