by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

Happy, O happy he
Language: English 
Happy, O happy he, who not affecting
the endless toils attending worldly cares,
with mind repos'd, all discontents rejecting,
in silent peace his way to heav'n prepares;
deeming his life a Scene, the world a Stage,
whereon man acts his weary Pilgrimage.


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Researcher for this text: Bart O'Brien

This text was added to the website: 2004-12-08
Line count: 6
Word count: 42