George MacDonald Poems

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1.
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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LORD, I do choose the higher than my will.
I would be handled by thy nursing arms
After thy will, not my infant alarms.
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3.
Obedience

Trust him in the common light;
Trust him in the awesome night;

Trust him when the earth doth quake:
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4.
Baby

Where did you come from, baby dear?
Out of the everywhere into here.
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5.
A Broken Prayer

O Lord, my God, how long
Shall my poor heart pant for a boundless joy?
How long, O mighty Spirit, shall I hear
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6.
A Dream Song

I dreamed of a song-I heard it sung;
In the ear of my soul its strange notes rung.
What were its words I could not tell,
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7.
A Birth-Day Wish

Who know thee, love: thy life be such
That, ere the year be o'er,
Each one who loves thee now so much,
Even God, may love thee more!
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8.
Blessed Are The Meek, For They Shall Inherit The Earth

A quiet heart, submissive, meek,
Father, do thou bestow,
Which more than granted, will not seek
To have, or give, or know.
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9.
A Baby-Sermon

The lightning and thunder
They go and they come:
But the stars and the stillness
Are always at home.
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10.
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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