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A Little Girl's Prayer

Rating: 3.3

Grant me the moment, the lovely moment
That I may lean forth to see
The other buds, the other blooms,
The other leaves on the tree:

That I may take into my bosom
The breeze that is like his brother,
But stiller, lighter, whose faint laughter
Exhoes the joy of the other.

Above on the blue and white cloud-spaces
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Susan Williams 22 March 2018

I do believe that this the best child's poem I have ever read- -but is it just for children... I think not because there is something here beneath the surface

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