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Bitter-sweet

November 5, 2009 Leave a comment Go to comments

Intriguing poem by George Herbert from the Desiring God website.

Bitter-sweet

Ah, my dear angry Lord,
Since thou dost love, yet strike;
Cast down, yet help afford;
Sure I will do the like.

I will complain, yet praise;
I will bewail, approve;
And all my sour-sweet days
I will lament and love.

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