Paul Laurence Dunbar

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Majors and Minors (1895)

Majors and Minors

First published by Hadley & Hadley, Printers and Binders, Toledo, Ohio

Copyright 1895

A Prayer

Oh Lord, the hard won miles
Have worn my stumbling feet;
Oh soothe me with thy smiles,
And make my life complete.

The thorns were thick and keen
Where'er I trembling trod;
The way was long between
My wounded feet and God.

This poem appears in the following book(s):

Lyrics of Lowly Life, Majors and Minors

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