Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to header Skip to footer

[Written for the Journal]


From the October 1912 issue of The Christian Science Journal

A woman was given a candle, And she hid it away on the shelf. It is all I have, she murmured, And hardly enough for myself, So I must not let any one see it, But all through the coming night I'll know it is ready and waiting, In case I should need the light.