Thomas Edward Brown
Love's pure silver flame gives each innermost spirit invisible warmth.A Haiku Verse
- A Garden is a lovesome thing, God wot!
- Rose plot,
- Fringed pool,
- Ferned grot,
- The veriest school of Peace; and yet the fool contends that God is not—
- Not God! in Gardens! when the eve is cool?
- Nay, but I have a sign:
- 'T is very sure God walks in mine.
- My Garden, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
- A rich man's joke is always funny.