The Wife's Sister; Or, The Forbidden Marriage: A Novel

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Page 272 - Princess" :"Tears, idle tears, I know not what they mean, Tears from the depth of some divine despair Rise in the heart, and gather to the eyes, In looking on the happy autumn fields, And thinking of the days that are no more.
Page 272 - Tears, idle tears, I know not what they mean. Tears from the depth of some divine despair Rise in the heart, and gather to the eyes, In looking on the happy autumn-fields. And thinking of the days that are no more. Fresh as the first beam glittering on a sail, That brings our friends up from the underworld, Sad as the last which reddens over one That sinks with all we love below the verge; So sad, so fresh, the days that are no more.
Page 269 - I am not prone to weeping, as our sex Commonly are ; the want of which vain dew Perchance shall dry your pities : but I have That honourable grief lodged here which burns Worse than tears drown...
Page 282 - END OF VOL. II. LONDON: Printed by Schulze and Co., 13, Poland Stn*, THE WILL; oR, THE HALF-BROTHERS.
Page 222 - ... time. In many instances the latter class of investigations involves a concentration of energy within a comparatively small area. Thus, in Los Angeles, Orange, and Ventura counties it was apparent that the relation of the oil-yielding rocks to the rocks which inclose them should be demonstrated; but this was not the work of a day or a week or a month. 1.1.4. There are few things which facilitate education as much as the object method of imparting ideas; hence, the stress laid on maps and illustrations....
Page 3 - THE events which my tale records cannot again occur. No individuals can now be placed in similar situations. It is a tale of days that are past. It was written previously to the great agitation on the question of the Law of Marriage ; and is now laid before the public, neither at the...
Page 286 - THE END. LONDON: Printed by Schulze and Co., 13, Poland Street. i...
Page 46 - John arrived, he asked me most kindly if there was any way in which he could be of service to...
Page 272 - She ended with such passion that the tear, She sang of, shook and fell, an erring pearl Los.t in her bosom : but with some disdain Answer'd the Princess, ' If indeed there haunt About the moulder'd lodges of the Past So sweet a voice...
Page 149 - Dearest friend, take pity on me!' 'Dear Mother, what is the matter? Are you ill? What can I do for you?

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