• Literary Period: Victorian
  • Publication Date: 1918
Poetry

God's Grandeur

The world is charged with the grandeur of God.     It will flame out, like shining from shook foil;     It gathers to a greatness, like the ooze of oilCrushed. Why do men then now not reck his rod?Generations have trod, have trod, have trod;     And all is seared with trade; bleared, smeared with to...
  • Literary Period: Victorian
  • Publication Date: 1918