And I said to the man who stood at the gate of the year: “Give me a light that I may tread safely into the unknown.” And he replied: “Go out into the darkness and put your hand into the Hand of God. That shall be to you better than light and safer than a known way.” So I went forth, and finding the Hand of God, trod gladly into the night. And He led me towards the hills and the breaking of day in the lone East.
Anniebach I am new to this site, but I had to reply because I absolutely love this . It was written by Minnie Louise Haskins and I think it was read on the rado by king George XI at some time during the war.
I have it on a poster and I love it - says it all really.