The Recall

A poem by Algernon Charles Swinburne

Return, they cry, ere yet your day
Set, and the sky grow stern:
Return, strayed souls, while yet ye may
But heavens beyond us yearn;
Yea, heights of heaven above the sway
Of stars that eyes discern.
The soul whose wings from shoreward stray
Makes toward her viewless bourne
Though trustless faith and unfaith say,

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