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Good Speech Post by :imported_n/a Category :Poems Author :Archibald Lampman Date :June 2011 Read :3108

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Good Speech

Think not, because thine inmost heart means well,
Thou hast the freedom of rude speech: sweet words
Are like the voices of returning birds
Filling the soul with summer, or a bell
That calls the weary and the sick to prayer.
Even as thy thought, so let thy speech be fair.

(The end)
Archibald Lampman's poem: Good Speech

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