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Evening On Calais Beach

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IT is a beauteous evening, calm and free,
   The holy time is quiet as a Nun
   Breathless with adoration; the broad sun
Is sinking down in its tranquillity;
The gentleness of heaven broods o'er the sea:
   Listen! the mighty Being is awake,
   And doth with his eternal motion make
A sound like thunder--everlastingly.
Dear Child! dear Girl! that walkest with me here,
   If thou appear untouch'd by solemn thought,

   Thy nature is not therefore less divine:
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Castellenas John 12 April 2019

Thank you Wordsworth. Made the sea come alive with his words.

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gg 22 April 2021

wha u on about

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