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Our blessings should be sought, not claimed,—
Cherished, not watched with jealous eye;
Love is too precious to be named,
Save with a reverence deep and high
In all that lives, exists the power
To avenge the invasion of its right;
We cannot bruise and break our flower,
And have our flower alive and bright.
Let us think less of what appears,—
More of what is; for this, hold I,
It is the sentence no man hears
That makes us live, or makes us die.
Trust hearsay less; seek more to prove
And know if things be what they seem;
Not sink supinely in some groove,
And hope and hope, and dream and dream.
Some days must needs be full of gloom,
Yet must we use them as we may;
Talk less about the years to come,—
Live, love, and labor more, to-day.
What our hand findeth, do with might;
Ask less for help, but stand or fall,
Each one of us, in life's great fight,
As if himself and God were all.
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Reply to Dr. Whitaker.
The Christian Science Journal
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Obey the Law
Mary Baker G. Eddy
The Massachusetts Metaphysical College
Christian Science Board of Education
The Golden Rule
Free Choice of Doctors
A Dangerous Measure
Somewhat too Sweeping
Among the Churches
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BY ELLA BERRY RIDEING.
The Inflow of Truth and Love
BY C. F. HACKETT.