A king for the beautiful realm called Home, And a man that his Maker, God, Shall look upon as He did on the first And say: "It is very good."I am fair and young, but the rose may fade From this soft young cheek one day; Will you love me then 'mid the falling leaves, As you did 'mong the blossoms of May?
Is your heart an ocean so strong and true, I may launch my all on its tide?
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He feels that people date to find "their" mate according to their own principles, rules, and desires.It inspired both praise—from the likes of purity matriarch Elisabeth Elliot and Focus on the Family—and book-length rebuttals.Harris was already a popular speaker at conferences for Christian home-schoolers and had started his own magazine, but the book’s influence quickly outpaced its modest built-in audience—it has sold more than 1.2 million copies to date. You weren’t just not having sex, you were adopting “a revolutionary pattern of living” that would make you both a better Christian and, someday, a better spouse.“A Woman's Question Do you know you have asked for the costliest thing Ever made by the Hand above?A woman's heart, and a woman's life---And a woman's wonderful love.Do you know you have asked for this priceless thing As a child might ask for a toy?Demanding what others have died to win, With a reckless dash of boy.You have written my lesson of duty out, Manlike, you have questioned me.Now stand at the bars of my woman's soul Until I shall question thee.You require your mutton shall always be hot, Your socks and your shirt be whole; I require your heart be true as God's stars And as pure as His heaven your soul.You require a cook for your mutton and beef, I require a far greater thing; A seamstress you're wanting for socks and shirts---I look for a man and a king.