Sch Cntmpt fr Hmnty

Mn, wht vnty cmpnds th
T bnd thyslf t prdtn's lght?

Fr drd f sng wht mgs ly
n th frzn mrrrs f slf-rflctn
Wghs th rth tn-thsnd fld
pn thy brttl sl.

Mn, wht vnty tht cmplls th
T blnd thyslf wth prdtn's lght?

nsng, th hst bldd twrs hgh
T hd th sky nd Mrnng Str,
nd st wtchfrs t wrd thy Shdw
S th my rst n cmplcnt
Myp; mrcl f wrshppng
Th Sn.

Mn, wht vnty cmplts th,
Tht prdtn s thy chsn blght?

Sst th nt th drk bckwrd
nd bysm n trnng p th sds
Whch vkd thy knwldg
Wth Lcfrn dsgn
n th Grdn, bst by plnt twlght?

Lt srpntn rts crwl thrgh thy vns,
Tht thy my ss frth nd
Wrst th twrs t thr kns.