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W E B Du Bois Short Poems

Famous Short W E B Du Bois Poems. Short poetry by famous poet W E B Du Bois. A collection of the all-time best W E B Du Bois short poems


by W. E. B. Du Bois
O Silent God, Thou whose voice afar in mist and mystery hath left our ears
an-hungered in these fearful days--
  _Hear us, good Lord!_

Listen to us, Thy children: our faces dark with doubt are made a mockery
in Thy sanctuary. With uplifted hands we front Thy heaven, O God, crying:
  _We beseech Thee to hear us, good Lord!_