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Poem by Eleanor Farjeon

Angelic Chorus

Birds in the air,
Beasts in the byre,
Straw for thy bed,
Stars for thy fire,
Thy body for bread,
Thy Blood for the wine,
A thorn for thy crown,
A cross for thy sign. 

Eleanor Farjeon

Eleanor Farjeon's other poems:
  1. Three Miles to Penn
  2. When You Say
  3. Sonnets. 11. A few of us who faltered as we fared
  4. Sonnets. 14. Now I have love again and life again
  5. Revolt

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