Charles Dickens

(7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870 / Landport, Portsea)

Charles Dickens Poems

1. The Hymn Of The Wiltshire Laborers 9/4/2010
2. Gabriel's Grub Song 9/4/2010
3. Little Nell's Funeral 9/4/2010
4. George Edmunds' Song 9/4/2010
5. A Fine Old English Gentleman 9/4/2010
6. The Ivy Green 9/4/2010
7. The Song Of The Wreck 9/4/2010
8. Lucy's Song 9/4/2010
9. Squire Norton's Song 9/4/2010
10. A Child's Hymn 9/4/2010
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A Child's Hymn

Hear my prayer, O heavenly Father,
Ere I lay me down to sleep;
Bid Thy angels, pure and holy,
Round my bed their vigil keep.

My sins are heavy, but Thy mercy
Far outweighs them, every one;
Down before Thy cross I cast them,
Trusting in Thy help alone.

Keep me through this night of peril
Underneath its boundless shade;
Take me to Thy rest, I pray Thee,
When my pilgrimage is made.

None shall measure out Thy patience
By the span of human thought;
None shall bound the tender mercies
Which Thy Holy Son has bought.

Pardon all my past ...

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