where does my help come from?
My help comes from the Lord,
the Maker of heaven and earth.
he who watches over you will not slumber;
indeed, he who watches over Israel
will neither slumber nor sleep.
the Lord is your shade at your right hand;
the sun will not harm you by day,
nor the moon by night.
he will watch over your life;
the Lord will watch over your coming and going
both now and forevermore.
than this world dreams of.”
“Thus in silence in dreams' projections,
Returning, resuming, I thread my way through the hospitals;
The hurt and wounded I pacify with soothing hand,
I sit by the restless all dark night - some are so young;
Some suffer so much - I recall the experience sweet and sad...”