Treasure Island

Susanna Strickland Moodie

(1803 - 1885 / Canada)

My Autograph


What -- write my name!
How vain the feeble trust,
To be remembered
When the hand is dust --
Grieve rather that the talents freely given
Were used for earth -- not treasured up for Heaven!

Submitted: Thursday, January 01, 2004

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