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THAT WHICH IS TO COME
DELIVERED UNDER THE SIMILITUDE OF A
WHEREIN IS DISCOVERED
THE MANNER OF HIS SETTING OUT, HIS DANGEROUS JOURNEY, AND SAFE ARRIVAL AT THE
I have used similitudes. Hosea 12. 10.
FOR HIS BOOK.
W/Hen at the first I took my Pen in hand,
And thus it was: I writing of the Way
Well, so I did; but yet I did not think
Thereby to please my Neighbor ; no not I;
Neither did I but vacant seasons spend
Thus I set Pen to Paper with delight,
Well, when I had thus put mine ends together,
Now was I in a strait, and did not see
For, thought I, Some, I see, would have it done,
I further thought, if now I did deny
For those which were not for its coming forth,
If that thou wilt not read, let it alone ; .