ABOU BEN ADHEM (may his tribe increase!) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace, And saw within the moonlight in his room, Making it rich and like a lily in bloom, An angel writing in a book of gold: Exceeding peace had made Ben Adhem bold, And to... Hoekzema's Gleanings from English Poetry - Side 42af David Hoekzema - 1893 - 334 siderFuld visning
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...that the nineteenth-century poet Leigh Hunt took from an old eastern tale and enshrined in his poem 'Abou Ben Adhem': Abou Ben Adhem (may his tribe increase!)...the room he said, 'What writest thou?' - The vision raised its head. And with a look made of all sweet accord. Answered, The names of those who love the...