Henrik Wergeland

(17 June 1808 – 12 July 1845 / Brevik)

Poems of Henrik Wergeland

1. Juleaftenen (Christmas Eve ) 1/1/2004
2. The Army of Truth 4/26/2012
3. The First Embrace 4/26/2012
4. To a Pine Tree 4/26/2012

The Army of Truth

Words, the world so light esteemeth?
Lower yet,
words in poet’s stanza set!
O how frail your power seemeth,
to be fighting
for the truth mankind is slighting.

Truth should come with thunder pealing,
flashing Levin:

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