Treasure Island

Helen Hunt Jackson

(18 October 1830 – 12 August 1885 / Amherst, Massachusetts)

Poems of Helen Hunt Jackson

21. Crossed Threads 1/3/2003
22. Danger 1/3/2003
23. Death 1/3/2003
24. Died 4/25/2012
25. Doubt 12/31/2002
26. Draxy's Hymn 4/25/2012
27. Emigravit 4/14/2010
28. Faint and Weary Toiled a Pilgrim 4/25/2012
29. Forgiven 4/14/2010
30. Freedom 1/3/2003
31. God's Light-Houses 12/31/2002
32. Habeas Corpus 12/31/2002
33. How was it 4/25/2012
34. Morn 1/3/2003
35. My Bees: An Allegory 1/3/2003
36. My Strawberry 1/3/2003
37. My Tenants 1/3/2003
38. New Year's Morning 1/3/2003
39. October's Bright Blue Weather 1/3/2003
40. Opportunity 4/25/2012

God's Light-Houses

1 When night falls on the earth, the sea
2 From east to west lies twinkling bright
3 With shining beams from beacons high
4 Which flash afar a friendly light.

5 The sailor's eyes, like eyes in prayer,
6 Turn unto them for guiding ray:
7 If storms obscure their radiance,
8 The great ships helpless grope their way.

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