Poetry Explorer- Classic Contemporary Poetry, SACRIFICE, by GEORGE WILLIAM RUSSELL



Poetry Explorer

Classic and Contemporary Poetry

Rhyming Dictionary Search
SACRIFICE, by             Poet's Biography
First Line: Those delicate wanderers
Last Line: The silence of the height.
Alternate Author Name(s): A. E.
Subject(s): Wandering & Wanderers; Wanderlust; Vagabonds; Tramps; Hoboes


Those delicate wanderers,
The wind, the star, the cloud,
Ever before mine eyes,
As to an altar bowed,
Light and dew-laden airs,
Offer in sacrifice.

The offerings arise:
Hazes of rainbow light,
Pure crystal, blue and gold,
Through dreamland take their flight;
And 'mid the sacrifice
God moveth as of old.

In miracles of fire
He symbols forth His days;
In gleams of crystal light
Reveals what pure pathways
Lead to the soul's desire,
The silence of the height.





Other Poems of Interest...



Home: PoetryExplorer.net