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Quotation by Gilbert Keith Chesterton
The Christ-child lay on Mary's lap,
His hair was like a light.
(O weary, weary were the world,
But here is all aright.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874–1936), British poet. The Christ-child lay on Mary's lap (l. 1–4). . .
Oxford Book of Christmas Poems, The. Michael Harrison and Christopher Stuart-Clark, eds. (1983) Oxford University Press.
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