Robert Laurence Binyon

(1869-1943 / England)

The Disobedient Heart - Poem by Robert Laurence Binyon

Stern Power, whose heavy hand I feel,
Whose infinite, world--urging force,
Nor silent pain nor strong appeal
Persuades from its imperious course,

Idly I strive with thee; 'tis thou
Rul'st in this world of thwarted will!
To thine omnipotence I bow;
And dare to disobey thee still.


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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, September 1, 2010



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