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Subject: BLESSINGS
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A BIRTHDAY GREETING TO MY FATHER, 1860, by FRANCES RIDLEY HAVERGAL    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Tis fully known to one, by us yet dimly seen
Last Line: Blessing, thou shalt be blessed.
Subject(s): Blessings


A BLESSING, by ABRAM JOSEPH RYAN    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Be you near, or be you far
Last Line: I will fold thy heart in prayer.
Subject(s): Blessings


A NUMBER BLESSING, by CHARLIE MORROW    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: B / a / r / u / ch
Subject(s): Blessings; Jews; Mysticism - Judaism; Judaism


A PRAYER ON GOING INTO MY HOUSE, by WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: God grant a blessing on this tower and cottage
Last Line: Manacle his soul upon the red sea bottom.
Alternate Author Name(s): Yeats, W. B.
Subject(s): Blessings


ALL WE KNOW OF BLESSINGS, by LISA BARNETT    Poem Source                
First Line: An hour ago, sleet
Last Line: Are all we know of blessings, %all we need
Subject(s): Blessings; Nature


AM I THANKFUL?, by CHARLES LOUIS HENRY WAGNER    Poem Text                
First Line: I wonder if I'm thankful for the blessings that god
Last Line: Amen.
Subject(s): Blessings; God; Holidays; Thanksgiving


AMPHITRYON: SONG, by JOHN DRYDEN    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Celia, that I once was blest
Last Line: Love that's true, is love for ever.
Subject(s): Blessings; Love; Singing & Singers; Songs


AMPHITRYON: SONG, by JOHN DRYDEN    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Fair iris I love and hourly I die
Last Line: So easie to part, or so equally join'd.
Subject(s): Blessings; Love; Singing & Singers; Songs


ANGELS, by ANNE SZUMIGALSKI    Poem Source                
First Line: Have you noticed %how they roost in trees
Last Line: As they back away into the mist
Subject(s): Angels; Blessings; Heaven


BE GLAD, by SAND DUNE SAGE    Poem Text                
First Line: Be thankful for your singing lips
Last Line: From his eternal shrine.
Subject(s): Blessings


BE GLAD AND SING, by BELLE RICHARDSON HARRISON    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Have you a band of little ones
Last Line: To him who doeth all things best.
Subject(s): Blessings; Family Life; Home; Relatives


BENEDICTION, by CONDE BENOIST PALLEN    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: White sail upon the distant blue
Last Line: In turn pour down on mine and me.
Subject(s): Blessings


BENEDICTION, by ELEANOR POWERS    Poem Text                
First Line: The sun be warm and kind
Last Line: To you.
Subject(s): Blessings


BENEDICTION, by GEORGE WILLIAM RUSSELL    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Now the rooftree of the midnight spreading
Last Line: Child, to you.
Alternate Author Name(s): A. E.
Subject(s): Blessings; Nature


BETTER THAN HINDSIGHT, by MAY RICHSTONE    Poem Source                
First Line: Those who are blessed with insight
Last Line: They not only know where they're going %but when they are going too far
Subject(s): Blessings


BLESSED AMONG WOMEN, by ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Blessed was she that bare
Last Line: Thou fill men's eyes who listen with a heart that hears.
Subject(s): Blessings; Jesus Christ; Mary And Martha (bible); Praise; Women; Women In The Bible


BLESSED ARE THE PURE IN HEART, by OLIVER MURRAY EDWARDS    Poem Text                
First Line: If thou wouldst have christ's love endure
Last Line: As a man thinketh, so is he.
Subject(s): Blessings; Hearts


BLESSING, by PAULA GUNN ALLEN    Poem Source                 Poet's Biography
First Line: And so we meet again
Last Line: Forever circles the eternal pueblos %of our lives, restores the ruined %and faded kivas of our dream
Subject(s): Blessings


BLESSING, by BRENDAN KENNELLY    Poem Source                
First Line: Beyond the swimmers, the dolphin rises into light
Last Line: Amid seawords seasilences seascreams seasongs.
Subject(s): Blessings; Dolphins; Hope; Sea


BLESSING, by WILLIAM STANLEY MERWIN    Poem Source                 Poet's Biography
First Line: There is a blessing on the wide road
Last Line: But he thinks he is escaping a terrible %horseman
Alternate Author Name(s): Merwin, W. S.
Subject(s): Blessings


BLESSING OF HOUSE, by UNKNOWN    Poem Source                
First Line: God bless this house
Last Line: Found and summit
Subject(s): Blessings


BLESSINGS, by KATHARINE TYNAN    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: God bless the little orchard brown
Last Line: Many a night and morn!
Alternate Author Name(s): Hinkson, Katharine Tynan
Subject(s): Blessings; Farm Life; God; Nature; Agriculture; Farmers


COVENANT BLESSINGS, by FRANCES RIDLEY HAVERGAL    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Jehovah's covenant shall endure
Last Line: O covenant triune god, to thee!
Subject(s): Blessings


CREDO, AFTER E.P., by JAMES HARRISON    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Go, my songs
Last Line: Is dumb to his clumsiness.
Alternate Author Name(s): Harrison, Jim
Subject(s): Blessings; Faith; Belief; Creed


DAUGHTER O' MINE, by DAISY DEAN BUTLER    Poem Text                
First Line: You came to me, dear, so welcome, so fair
Last Line: Blest little daughter o' mine.
Subject(s): Babies; Blessings; Daughters; Happiness; Infants; Joy; Delight


DOWN AMONG THE DEAD MEN, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text                
First Line: Here's a health to the queen and a lasting peace
Last Line: "and they that won't with us comply, / down among the dead men let them lie"
Subject(s): Bacchus;blessings;courts & Courtiers;drinks & Drinking;mythology - Classical


END OF THE LANE, by BRENDAN KENNELLY    Poem Source                
First Line: The old century lay down in the shed
Last Line: I'll not trouble you again.'
Subject(s): 2000 A.d.; Blessings


EVERLASTING BLESSINGS, by FRANCES RIDLEY HAVERGAL    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Oh, what everlasting blessings god outpoureth on his own
Last Line: Everlasting adoration, everlasting laud and song!
Subject(s): Blessings


EVERY MAN TAKE A GLASS IN HIS HAND, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text                
Last Line: Here's a health to all honest men
Subject(s): Blessings;courts & Courtiers


FOR WHAT I BLESS THEE, by MIRIAM DEL BANCO    Poem Text                
First Line: I bless thee, o my god, I bless thee, for the morn
Last Line: I bless thee for the night!
Subject(s): Blessings


FUNERAL SONG FOR THE PRINCESS CHARLOTTE OF WALES, by ROBERT SOUTHEY    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: In its summer pride arrayed
Last Line: Lays a garland on thy herse.
Subject(s): Blessings; Charlotte Augusta, Princess (d. 1817); Epitaphs; Funerals; Grief; Henry V, King Of England (1387-1422); Honor; Wales; Burials; Sorrow; Sadness; Welshmen; Welshwomen


HALLELUJAH!, by JAN LEE ANDE    Poem Source                
First Line: Praise the lord, I'm all but levitating
Last Line: May I feel him, make my hair stand on end!
Subject(s): Blessings; Fathers; God; Praise


HE WHO WAITS AT TWILIGHT, by LILLIAN CRANE HUNTER    Poem Text                
First Line: Did you ever sit at twilight
Last Line: Is blessed beyond repay.
Subject(s): Blessings; Evening; Home; Sunset; Twilight


HEARTENING, by BRENDAN KENNELLY    Poem Source                
First Line: Is it not a heartening thing to see
Last Line: He raised his right hand in blessing?
Subject(s): Aging; Blessings


HEAVEN-LETTER, by MARK WUNDERLICH    Poem Text             Recitation by Author     Poet's Biography
First Line: You, looking down upon us from your canopy of air, to you
Subject(s): Blessings; Home


HER GIFT, by BURGES JOHNSON    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Her eyes, her mouth, her chin, so strangely small
Last Line: Take mighty hold upon two human hearts.
Subject(s): Babies; Blessings; Children; Parents; Infants; Childhood; Parenthood


HITHERTO AND HENCEFORTH, by FRANCES RIDLEY HAVERGAL    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Hitherto the lord hath helped us
Last Line: Live to show his praise.
Subject(s): Blessings


HONEY DRIPPING FROM THE COMB, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: How slight a thing may set one's
Last Line: So bitter, yet so sweet!
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Blessings; Honey; Youth


INTO ALL LIVES, by WALT MASON    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Into all lives some rain must fall,' the poet
Last Line: "shack, where people groan when they see your face."
Subject(s): Blessings


IT IS IMPORTANT, by GAIL TREMBLAY    Poem Source                 Poet's Biography
First Line: On dark nights, when thoughts fly like nightbirds
Last Line: Relation to all creation and sing what must be sung
Subject(s): Blessings


MANNA, by MARGARET ELIZABETH MUNSON SANGSTER    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Twas in the night the manna fell
Last Line: Enough. Dear lord, what want we more?
Alternate Author Name(s): Van Deth, Gerrit, Mrs.
Subject(s): Blessings; Food & Eating; God; Hunger


MOODS, by WILLIAM PARSONS    Poem Text                
First Line: O blest with taste, with genius blest
Last Line: The rich reward his virtues claim from heaven!
Subject(s): Blessings


MOON AND CLOUDS ARE THE SAME, by WU-MEN HUI-K'AI    Poem Source                
Subject(s): Blessings; Religion


MOST BLESSED FOREVER, by FRANCES RIDLEY HAVERGAL    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: The prayer of many a day is all fulfilled
Last Line: "sweetest and fullest, ""most blessed forever!"
Subject(s): Blessings; Prayer


MY POOR NEIGHBOR, by RAY CLARKE ROSE    Poem Text                
First Line: My neighbor hath a lordly pile
Last Line: While I have home—and you, my dear!
Subject(s): Blessings; Family Life; Fathers; Happiness; Neighbors; Poverty; Wealth; Relatives; Joy; Delight; Riches; Fortunes


NIGHT OF STARS, by LUIS DE LEON    Poem Source                 Poet's Biography
First Line: When I behold the sky
Last Line: Deep valleys with a thousand blessings dight
Alternate Author Name(s): Fray Luis
Subject(s): Blessings; Grief; Mortality; Oppression; Tears


OCTOBER DARK, by BRENDAN KENNELLY    Poem Source                
First Line: Bless my head.'
Last Line: Dark is the light's pulsing blood.
Subject(s): Blessings; Night


ODE: ON THE NEW YEAR, by NATHANIEL COTTON    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Lord of my life! Inspire my song
Last Line: The bleeding traitor from my breast.
Subject(s): Blessings; Holidays; Life; New Year


OG MANDINO, by GEORGE BOND    Poem Text                
First Line: Today, upon a bus
Last Line: Iím blessed, indeed! The world is mine!
Subject(s): Blessings; Physical Disabilities; Handicapped; Handicaps; Physically Challenged; Cripples


PARADISE LIGHTNING DAZZLE: 6. YES, by GREGORY ORR    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Burden and blessing--
Last Line: In this radiant wilderness.
Subject(s): Blessings; Heaven; Life; Paradise


PLASTIC BEATITUDE, by LAURE-ANNE BOSSELAAR    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Our neighbors, the pazzotis, live in a long
Last Line: To their last temptation.
Subject(s): Blessings; Electricity; Extermination & Exterminators; Family Life; Insects; Mary. Mother Of Jesus; Neighbors; Toys; Women In The Bible; Relatives; Bugs; Virgin Mary


PRAYER, by ANNEMARIE EWING    Poem Text                
First Line: For still indulging this unruly child
Last Line: God bless you, god!
Alternate Author Name(s): Towner, John H., Mrs.; Towner, Annemarie Ewing
Subject(s): Blessings


RAY AT 14, by DORIANNE LAUX    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Bless this boy, born with the strong face
Subject(s): Blessings; Boys; Brothers; Death; Heaven; Women; Half-brothers; Dead, The; Paradise


RAY AT 14, by DORIANNE LAUX    Poem Source                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Bless this boy, born with the strong face
Last Line: He says, feel my muscle, and I do
Subject(s): Blessings; Boys; Brothers; Death; Heaven; Women


SISTER WATER: THE WATER THAT FLOWS UNDER GROUND, by AMADO NERVO    Poem Source                
First Line: I sing to heaven because my unknown streams make the
Last Line: Caverns; and I said, 'sister water, let us bless the lord!'
Subject(s): Blessings; God; Praise; Spring; Water


SOLITUDE, by GRACE SHUSTER VALLANCOURT    Poem Text                
First Line: Let me live in god's great out-of-doors
Last Line: I shall leave behind the haunts of men.
Subject(s): Blessings; Solitude; Loneliness


SONG OF THE BLESSED, by DOMINIQUE FOURCADE    Poem Source                
Last Line: Takes its stand where it falls without point of reference (the flaky touch of words
Subject(s): Blessings


SONNET: 11. OUTWARD BOUND, by ROBERT SOUTHEY    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Stately yon vessel sails adown the tide
Last Line: Go gallant ship, and be thy fortune fair!
Subject(s): Blessings; Prayer; Sailing & Sailors; Sea Voyages; Sonnet (as Literary Form)


SONNET: 3, by ROBERT SOUTHEY    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Not to thee, bedford! Mournful is the tale
Last Line: With rarely-sprinkled leaves, casting a trembling shade.
Subject(s): Aging; Blessings; Friendship; Sonnet (as Literary Form)


SPACIOUS MAGNITUDE, by REX G. WILSON    Poem Text                
Last Line: The one whose name is love?
Subject(s): Blessings; Faith; Belief; Creed


THANKSGIVING, by OLIVE TILFORD DARGAN    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Supremest life and lord of all, / I bring my thanks to thee
Last Line: And lift my thanks to thee.
Alternate Author Name(s): Burke, Fielding
Subject(s): Blessings; God; Holidays; Thanksgiving


THE BLESSED, by WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Cumhal called out, bending his head
Last Line: In twilights of dew and of fire.'
Alternate Author Name(s): Yeats, W. B.
Subject(s): Prayer; Blessings


THE BLESSED TRAIL, by THOMAS BROCKHOLST LIVINGSTON    Poem Text                
First Line: Grant me an humble, childlike mind
Last Line: By day, by night.
Subject(s): Blessings


THE BLESSING OF THE OLD WOMAN, THE TULIP, AND THE DOG, by ALICIA SUSKIN OSTRIKER    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: To be blessed
Subject(s): Blessings; God


THE CUP, by JEAN WHITE    Poem Text                
First Line: I shall not take the bitter cup
Last Line: And let thy life flow in!
Subject(s): Blessings; Healing; Cures


THE DAY IS DONE, by CRELLE KALB VICKERS    Poem Text                
First Line: The day is done - and now
Last Line: The day is done.
Subject(s): Blessings; Evening; Sunset; Twilight


THE FINISHED HOUSE, by CHARLES LOUIS HENRY WAGNER    Poem Text                
First Line: The finished house. The realized dream of those
Last Line: O god of hosts! Amen.
Subject(s): Blessings; Dreams; Houses; Prayer; Nightmares


THE QUIET NIGHTS, by KATHARINE TYNAN    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Unmindful of my low desert
Last Line: And name my lovely nights of sleep.
Alternate Author Name(s): Hinkson, Katharine Tynan
Subject(s): Blessings; God; Night; Quiet Life; Sleep; Bedtime


THE WIFE-BLESSED, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: In youth he wrought, with eyes ablur
Last Line: As mother mary wore.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Blessings; Faces; Paintings And Painters; Tears; Youth


TO ANGELIC CIRCUMSTANCES, by KENNETH KOCH    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: God bless you, angelic circumstances
Subject(s): Angels; Blessings


TO ANGELIC CIRCUMSTANCES, by KENNETH KOCH    Poem Source                 Poet's Biography
First Line: God bless you, angelic circumstances
Last Line: The blest air that we breathe!
Subject(s): Angels; Blessings


TO RECOVERY, by ROBERT SOUTHEY    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Recovery, where art thou?
Last Line: Watches the dawn of day.
Subject(s): Blessings; Depression, Mental; Healing; Hope; Prayer; Waiting; Mentally Depressed; Mental Distress; Cures; Optimism


TO VIRGINIA ON HER BIRTHDAY, by ABRAM JOSEPH RYAN    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Your past is past and never to return
Last Line: I breathe this blessing, and I pray this prayer.
Subject(s): Birthdays; Blessings


TOWARDS DEMOCRACY: PART 3. AH! BLESSED IS HE, by EDWARD CARPENTER    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Ah! Blessed is he that hath escaped
Last Line: Shall he be subject again to sin and sorrow.
Subject(s): Blessings


TWILIGHT CHEER, by CLEMENT V. ZANE    Poem Text                
First Line: Betimes, when evening lies
Last Line: May greatly bless us here!
Subject(s): Blessings; Evening; Night; Sunset; Twilight; Bedtime


VERSES DESIGNED FOR AN INFIRMARY, by JOHN BYROM    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Dear loving sirs! Behold, as ye pass by
Last Line: "come, ye true friends, and be for ever blest."
Subject(s): Blessings; Compassion; Healing; Physicians; Sickness; Cures; Doctors; Illness


VERSES ON TEXTS: GEN. 12, 2, by FRANCES RIDLEY HAVERGAL    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Thy spirit's fulness on him rest
Last Line: In thine own holy land.
Subject(s): Blessings


WINTER'S SNOW, by MRS. R. A. MEDLAM    Poem Text                
First Line: The snow lies soft upon the lea
Last Line: And that good and bitter we all must take
Subject(s): Baths & Bathing; Blessings; Clouds; Snow


WOODS, by WENDELL BERRY    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: I part the out thrusting branches
Last Line: There is flight around me
Subject(s): Blessings; Environment; Trees; Environmental Protection; Ecology; Conservation


WOODS, by WENDELL BERRY    Poem Source                 Poet's Biography
First Line: I part the out thrusting branches
Last Line: Though I am heavy %there is flight around me
Subject(s): Blessings; Environment; Trees