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Early Hopes.

In the morning I expected

Translator: Joseph Morris (1854)
Published in 1 hymnal

Full Text

In the morning I expected,
That I should long, long ere now,
All my eager foes have conquered,
That a crown should grace my brow
War and tumult,
Still distress my wearied ears.

In an agony of longing,
I await the signal day,
When my fetters shall be broken,
When from earth I fly away;
And for tumults,
Hear alone the songs of heaven.

Favorite Welsh Hymns, 1854

Translator: Joseph Morris

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Text Information

First Line: In the morning I expected
Title: Early Hopes.
Translator: Joseph Morris (1854)
Meter: 8.7.8.7.4.7
Language: English
Publication Date: 1854
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.



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