Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Durham / England
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Durham / England
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The Two Sayings

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Two savings of the Holy Scriptures beat
Like pulses in the Church's brow and breast;
And by them we find rest in our unrest
And, heart deep in salt-tears, do yet entreat
God's fellowship as if on heavenly seat.
The first is JESUS WEPT,--whereon is prest
Full many a sobbing face that drops its best
And sweetest waters on the record sweet:
And one is where the Christ, denied and scorned
LOOKED UPON PETER. Oh, to render plain
By help of having loved a little and mourned,
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Christopher Alsruhe 24 September 2020
Second word in first line misspelled- wrong word.
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