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At first thou gav’st me milk and sweetnesses

April 8, 2016

 


  At first thou gav’st me milk and sweetnesses;
           I had my wish and way:
  My days were straw’d with flow’rs and happinesses;
           There was no moneth* but May.
  But with my yeares sorrow did twist and grow,
  And made a party unawares for wo.

"Affliction"
The Temple
George Herbert, The Works of George Herbert (London: George Routledge & Co., 1854), 40.

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Jeremiah Burroughs on the Contentment Produced By Holding the Bible in High Regard and Clinging Tightly to It's Promises

August 29, 2015

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