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When Earth's Last Picture Is Painted

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When Earth's last picture is painted
And the tubes are twisted and dried
When the oldest colors have faded
And the youngest critic has died
We shall rest, and faith, we shall need it
Lie down for an aeon or two
'Till the Master of all good workmen
Shall put us to work anew
And those that were good shall be happy
They'll sit in a golden chair
They'll splash at a ten league canvas
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Mary Ellen borchert 23 October 2020
Thank you for this comforting and inspirational site.
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Justthisonce 26 June 2018
Kipilingak means immersed believers who have folllowed Christ will be in HEAVEN.
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nanababa 08 December 2017
can any one tell me what the allusion is please! ! !
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Idaa.solomon@yahoo.com 24 November 2017
Such a Beautiful Poem
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Harlie Mountain 28 September 2012
I had to memorize this poem in the 4th grade. I am 70 years old and can still recite it. It has always been my favorite poem.
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