George MacDonald

George MacDonald

Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
George MacDonald
Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
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George MacDonald was a Scottish author, poet, and Christian minister.

Known particularly for his poignant fairy tales and fantasy novels, George MacDonald inspired many authors, such as W.H. Audent, J.R.R. Tolkien,
Popular Poems
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Little Bo-Peep
Little Bo-Peep, she has lost her sheep,
And will not know where to find them;
They are over the height and out of sight,
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2.
Obedience
Trust him in the common light;
Trust him in the awesome night;

Trust him when the earth doth quake:
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3.
Baby
Where did you come from, baby dear?
Out of the everywhere into here.
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4.
Love Is Strength
Love alone is great in might,
Makes the heavy burden light,
Smooths rough ways to weary feet,
Makes the bitter morsel sweet:
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5.
Bedtime
'Come, children, put away your toys;
Roll up that kite's long line;
The day is done for girls and boys-
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Wally 17 May 2019
First line: I said " Let me walk in the fields"
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Wally 17 May 2019
poem entitled " Decision"
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