"Silent Snow, Secret Snow" () is Conrad Aiken's best-known short story, often included in anthologies of classic American horror and fantasy short fiction. It appeared in The Collected Stories of Conrad Aiken in , and since then has been widely anthologized.
Silent Night Christmas Hymn and Carol. Silent night, holy night All is calm, all is bright Round yon Virgin Mother and Child Holy Infant so tender and mild Sleep in heavenly peace Sleep in heavenly peace Silent night, holy night! Shepherds quake at the sight Glories stream from heaven afar Heavenly hosts sing Alleluia! Christ, the Saviour is born.
The snow quietly falls, The lake rests silent and still, The woods shine in holy light Be glad, the Christ child comes soon! It makes us feel warm in our hearts Still and calm are sorrow and grief, Worries of life they fade away, Be glad, the Christ child comes soon! See the babe, divine and poor, Makes the heart feel so warm, Shine, star over.
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