Adelaide Anne Procter

(30 October 1825 – 2 February 1864 / London)

Adelaide Anne Procter Poems

1. A Lost Chord 1/1/2004
2. A Woman’s Question 1/1/2004
3. Envy 1/1/2004
4. Fidelis 1/1/2004
5. Per Pacem Ad Lucem 1/1/2004
6. The Requital 1/1/2004
7. Doubting Heart 1/1/2004
8. My God, I Thank Thee who Hast Made 3/2/2012
9. One by One the Sands are Flowing 3/2/2012

Doubting Heart

WHERE are the swallows fled?
Frozen and dead,
Perchance, upon some bleak and stormy shore.
O doubting heart!
Far over purple seas
They wait, in sunny ease,
The balmy southern breeze,
To bring them to their northern homes once more.

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