Bc patiÃ«nt, O be patiÃ«nt ! put your ear against â the cnrtli : Listen thcre how noisclessly Oio germ of seed lias birth ; How r.oiselcssiy and how gently it upheaves is lit'.lc way, Till it pnrts the scarcely broken ground, and ilic blade stands up in t!ie duy 1 Be patiÃ«nt, O be patiÃ«nt ! the gorms of mighty thought Muil 1i;;vj thcir silont und'jrgrowih,musi undcr ground be wrouglit ; Bul as surc ns llicro'sa Power that niakes the griiss nppear, Ottr land shall be green witli Liberty, the bladelinie shall be here. B patiÃ«nt, O bn patiÃ«nt! go and wntcU the wheni ears grow ! So Ã¯mpercoptibly that you can mark nor change nor throc ; Day afier d;iy, day afterday, till the ear is fuÃ¼y grown ; And thon, agnin, day alter day, uniil the ripencd fi.:ld iÃ¡ brown. Bo patiÃ«nt, O bc patiÃ«nt ! though yet our hopes ure g:een, The iiarvcst fields of Freedom shall be creunod with the sunnyheen : 13a ripening ! be ripoÃ¼in ! r.jature yaur eÃ¼eni way, Till the wholc broad land is tongued with fire on Frcedj'ii'a harvest H.iy.