Bunyan - BR75 B88d 1793

66 DlVlN E EMBLEM S XXXVI Upon the Sight if a Pound o/ Candles falling to the Ground: B U T are the Candles d~wn, and fcatter'd too, Some· lying here, fome there ? What !hall we do? Hold, light the candle there that flands on high, The <'•.her candles you may find thereby. Light that, I fay, and fo take up the pound, Which you let fall and fcatter' don .the ground. COMPARISON. The fallen Candtes to us intimate, ·The bulk of God's elea in their laps'd ftate, Their