Poetry for the suffering

“With patient mind thy course of duty run,

God nothing does, nor suffers to be done,

But thou wouldst do thyself, if thou couldst see

The end of all He does as well as He.”

(from Thomas Smyth, Solace for Bereaved Parents)

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