O to abide in the desert with thee! Wild is thy lay and loud, Far in the downy cloud, Love gives it energy, love gave it birth. Where, on thy dewy wing, Where art thou journeying? Thy lay is in heaven, thy love is on earth.
Pleasant pages (by S.P. Newcombe). [With suppl., entitled] Fireside facts ... - Seite 59
von Samuel Prout Newcombe - 1851