1 How vain is all beneath the skies!
How transient every earthly bliss!
How slender all the fondest ties
That bind us to a world like this!
2 The evening cloud, the morning dew,
The withering grass, the fading flower,
Of earthly hopes are emblems true—
The glory of a passing hour.
Source: The Christian Sunday School Hymnal: a compilation of choice hymns and tunes for Sunday schools #6
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|The Baptist Hymnal: for use in the church and home #621||How vain is all beneath the skies!||How vain is all beneath the skies!||David Everard Ford||2012|