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From the January 30, 1954 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel

Compassion is no swinging cloak
worn on the rigid shoulders
of self-righteousness.

Compassion is sight
before whose gaze
the bleak and ugly picture melts away
and shows
the child of God
in all his purity.

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