These few lines were in a religion textbook that I used back in my first career.
'The Holy Supper is spread within,
And the many candles shine,
And I have waited long for thee
Before I poured the wine!'
Do yourself a favor and follow the link. Savor the whole poem by Robert Buchanan.
The textbook was These Stones Will Shout by Mark Link, SJ.
I'm finding myself in everyone else's shoes this Lent.