Where darkness reigned, you brought the light to me, And showed the way that leads to liberty. You turned my thoughts away from suffering sense To see the truth of Love's omnipotence And omnipresence, where no loss can be, For man's true selfhood lives eternally! When fraught with grief, and slow to understand, You gave your friendship, and you took my hand, And gently led me where no grief can be— To Spirit's realm, where all are joyous, free! And now I know, though parted humanly, That all are one in Love's sweet unity.
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