1998
The Contact’s Prayer
Footnotes
Theme

“The Contact’s Prayer,” Ensign, Mar. 1998, 57

The Contact’s Prayer

I wish I knew

the things you do, and

could comprehend where

my beginnings

began.

Would you bring me

into the circle

of your understanding?

But, please …

Take me not faster

nor

farther than

the light of my own lamp

will reach—I’m afraid of the dark.