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CHAPTER VIII
PURITANS AND CAVALIERS II

morning, put them on at once, and was inducted before night.
This man of rapid decisions had a sweet face and a gentle, courteous manner that won him friends wherever he went. He was the most modest of men, and in his last sickness he directed that his poems should be burned, unless the friend to whom he entrusted them thought they would be of advantage to "any poor, dejected soul."
The writings were printed, and became very popular. The name of the volume was The Temple. It contained more than one hundred and fifty short religious poems. They have not the richThe Tem- ness of the lyrics of the dramatists, they pre. isa4- have not the learning or the imagination of Milton ; but they are so sincere, so earnest, and so practical that they were loved from the first. Herbert's is an every-day religion ; he is not afraid to speak of simple needs and simple duties. In his Elixir, which begins with the childlike petition,

Teach me, my God and King,
In all things Thee to see,
And what I do in anything,
To do it as for Thee,
he inserts the homely, helpful stanza,
A servant with this clause
Makes drudgery divine:
Who sweeps a room as for Thy laws,
Makes that and th' action fine.

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