Wednesday, September 03, 2003


A Birthday Prayer



If I were to offer a prayer today
And I knew that the powers that be
Would grant all the blessings for which I should
pray
Most freely unto me

I would pray that I might in true wisdom and
power
Increase as the days go past
And be able to do some good deed every hour
That I could not have done in the last

If the fibre still holds in my life's slender cord
Thru another short year, may I say
I have cherished the good and all evil abhorred
When I read this a year from today


~* Colfax Burgoyne Harman *~

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