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Alice Duer Miller

(28 July 1874 - 22 August 1942 / New York City, New York)

A Creed


COURAGE to ask of love neither sign nor token,
Wisdom to wait, silence and faith are better;
Fear, not alone lest the bond be some day broken,
But, that love, too desperately dear, become a fetter.

Submitted: Thursday, March 15, 2012

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