O' Great Struggle!

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic

Submitted: September 04, 2016

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Submitted: September 04, 2016



Struggle O' Struggle! What will thou gain?

Uninvited you come with crashing pain,

To this one life awaits death at end;

All moments captured with hearts that bend.


The joy and peace that went astray,

The sorrow that lit like a sunshine ray

With regret, bound, in this living race;

O' Lord hear hear thy prayer and show me thou grace!


Tortured like slaves with souls that bleed!

How much more? Do we beg and plead?

O' death I call, drag me to thy grave!

For this I ask and most I crave!

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