Resignation

NO selfish grief, no clamourings at our loss,
  Shall break the sacred stillness of the dim
  Dawn of eternity; we leave thee here,
Far form the winds and waves that round us toss,
  Where every pain is soothed and every fear,
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  In the safe keeping of the arms of Him
That saw His Mother weep beside the cross.

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Frederick George Scott

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