And help us, this and every day, to live more nearly as we pray.
O father! not my will, but thine be done; be this our charm, mellowing earth’s griefs and joys, that we may cling forever to thy heart, in perfect rest.
We cannot pass our guardian angel’s bounds, resigned or sullen, he will hear our sighs.
The watchful mother tarries nigh, though sleep has closed her infants eyes.
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