„Give me a baptism of glowing love,
Thy power and presence wheresoe'er I rove;
And my last prayer, all other prayers above —
Oh, give to me
More of Thyself, Lord Jesus: more of Thee!“

Źródło: Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895), P. 397.

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