William Blake

kerken 455 Beaune, Rog.v.d.Weyden Laatste Oordeel

Once a dream did weave a shade O’er my angel-guarded bed, That an emmet lost its way Where on grass methought I lay.

Troubled, wildered, and forlorn, Dark, benighted, travel-worn, Over many a tangle spray, All heart-broke, I heard her say:

‘Oh my children! do they cry, Do they hear their father sigh? Now they look abroad to see, Now return and weep for me.’

Pitying, I dropped a tear: But I saw a glow-worm near, Who replied, ‘What wailing wight Calls the watchman of the night?

‘I am set to light the ground, While the beetle goes his round: Follow now the beetle’s hum; Little wanderer, hie thee home!’

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