Lizette Woodworth Reese

(January 9, 1856 – December 17, 1935 / Waverly)

A Little Song Of Life - Poem by Lizette Woodworth Reese

Glad that I live am I;
That the sky is blue;
Glad for the country lanes,
And the fall of dew.

After the sun the rain;
After the rain the sun;
This is the way of life,
Till the work be done.

All that we need to do,
Be we low or high,
Is to see that we grow
Nearer the sky.


Comments about A Little Song Of Life by Lizette Woodworth Reese

  • Rookie - 45 Points Colleen Courtney (5/19/2014 10:13:00 AM)

    What a lovely poem so full of truth. After all, isn't that what we all attain to in the end? (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, December 17, 2011



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