Good Roads ..., Volume 28

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S. Elliott[, 1898 - Roads

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Page 436 - And so beside the Silent Sea, I wait the muffled oar; No harm from Him can come to me On ocean or on shore. I know not where His islands lift Their fronded palms in air; I only know I cannot drift Beyond His love and care.
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