What Of The Night

What Of The Night Poem Ada Cambridge!

To you, who look below,
Where little candles glow —
Who listen in a narrow street,
Confused with noise of passing feet —

To you ’tis wild and dark;
No light, no guide, no ark,
For travellers lost on moor and lea,
And ship-wrecked mariners at sea.

But they who stand apart,
With hushed but wakeful heart —
They hear the lulling of the gale,
And see the dawn-rise faint and pale.

A dawn whereto they grope
In trembling faith and hope,
If haply, brightening, it may cast
A gleam on path and goal at last.

What Of The Night

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