(30 December 1865 – 18 January 1936 / Bombay)

In Error

They burnt a corpse upon the sand--
The light shone out afar;
It guided home the plunging dhows
That beat from Zanzibar.
Spirit of Fire, where'er Thy altars rise,
Thou art the Light of Guidance to our eyes!

by Rudyard Kipling

Comments (4)

Nice poem............
The light shone out afar; It guided home the plunging dhows Beautiful poem, thanks poet.
nice poem...................
Good poem..............