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1896; the Great Campaign, Or Political Struggles of Parties, ...

Lawrence F Prescott

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March 8th 1902


By Ella Wheeler Wilcox.


ITH each strong thought, with every earnest longing

For aught thou deemest needful to thy soul,
Invisible vast forces are set thronging

Between thee and that goal.

'Tis only when some hidden weakness alters

And changes thy desire, or makes it, less,
That this mysterious army eyer falters

Or stops short of success.

Thought is a magnet; and the longed-for pleasure,

Or boon, or aim, or object, is the steel;
And its attainment hangs but on the measure

of what thy soul can feel. 'n


Benest. C. A. Sundern,

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