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Celestial King ! O let thy presence pass
FROM THE SPANISH.
Laugh of the mountain ! — lyre of bird and tree !
THE CELESTIAL PILOT.
And now, behold! as at the approach of morning,
Appeared to me, - would I again could see it! -
And when therefrom, I had withdrawn a little
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Thereafter on all sides of it appeared,
My master yet had uttered not a word,
He cried aloud ; Quick, quick, and bow the knee ! Behold the Angel of God! fold up thy hands! Henceforward shalt thou see such officers !
See, how he scorns all human arguments,
So that no oar he wants, nor other sail
See how he holds them, pointed straight to heaven,