SIGN UP

Tracing a Vwriter

Avatar Image
brenda43 | 11:47 Thu 11th May 2006 | Arts & Literature
2 Answers

I would like to find out the composer or writer of these lines:


Forever they are fading Our Beautiful, Our Bright


They gladden us a while, Then pass away from sight


And that was the first verse! Pls can any one shade any light on it? Thanks.


Answers

1 to 2 of 2rss feed

Best Answer

No best answer has yet been selected by brenda43. Once a best answer has been selected, it will be shown here.

For more on marking an answer as the "Best Answer", please visit our FAQ.

The verse intrigued me , so having a few hours (not really) minutes to spare I did a search and all that came up was the verse on a Gravestone in America .


No idea still of the Author though, it is a lovely verse. The headstone read...


001
023
Landis
Mary F.
25 Jun 1863
1 May 1922
Forever they are fading/our beautiful, our bright/they gladden us a little while/then pass away from sight.


It was at this site..... No answers though apart from it being a Lutheran Church.


http://www.rootsweb.com/~varockin/HRHS/cem/raders1_4.htm




Question Author

Thank you very much for the answer. There is a second verse and it reads:


A little while we're parted
from those who love us best.
They gain the goal before us
and enter into rest.


Thanks again,


brenda43

1 to 2 of 2rss feed

Do you know the answer?

Tracing a Vwriter

Answer Question >>

Related Questions

Sorry, we can't find any related questions. Try using the search bar at the top of the page to search for some keywords, or choose a topic and submit your own question.