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Poem by John Pierpont

The Ballot

A weapon that comes down as still  
 As snowflakes fall upon the sod;  
But executes a freemanТs will,  
 As lightning does the will of God.

John Pierpont

John Pierpont's other poems:
  1. Death of Charles Follen
  2. Christian's Duty to Attempt the Salvation of Drunkards
  3. Evening Prayer for a Child
  4. Her Chosen Spot
  5. The Temperance Crew

Poems of the other poets with the same name:

  • Ella Wilcox The Ballot ("So you are through with it")

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