Oh! not to sing presumptuous praise,
In studied words and measured lays,
‡‡This scene survey —
Omnipotence is imaged here,
Let vainer homage disappear,
‡‡And kneel and pray.
Source: Table Rock Album and Sketches of the Falls and Scenery Adjacent. Buffalo: Steam Press of Thomas and Lathrops, copyright by Jewett, Thomas & Co.,1856c.1848
This link takes you to the scanned version of the 1855 version of Table Rock Album from the Hathi Trust
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