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Immortality

Ellis Parker Butler 1869 (Muscatine) – 1937 (Williamsville)



I bowed my head in anguish sore
When Life made Death his bride;
'Soul, we are lost forever more!'
Unto my soul I cried.

'Nay, waste in wailing not thy breath,'
My soul replied to me,
'Behold! The child of Life and Death
Is Immortality!'

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