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Poem analysis: “Gratefulness” by George Herbert
Posted on November 24, 2015 by Victoria Emily Jones
The first two lines of George Herbert’s poem “Gratefulness,” a petitionary prayer to God, are often quoted at this time of year: “Thou that hast given so much to me, give one more thing: a grateful heart.” It’s a sweet … Continue reading →
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