Teach me, O seers that I trust!
Chant me the difficult strain
Leadingout of my sorrow and madness;
Preach me the purging of pain!
What shall I do to be just?
Teach me, O ye in the light!
Whom the poor and the rich alike trust;
My heart is aflame to be right.
Extracted from The Cry of the Age
- Full name was Hannibal Hamlin Garland
- Born September 14th, 1860 and died on March 4th, 1940.
- American novelist and poet.