Life of Sir Henry Lawrence, Volume 1

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Page 158 - And he said, My presence shall go with thee, and I will give thee rest.
Page 25 - His back against a rock he bore, And firmly placed his foot before : — "Come one, come all ! this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I.
Page 148 - Out of the ground up-rose, As from his lair, the wild beast where he wons In forest wild, in thicket, brake, or den — Among the trees in pairs they rose, they walked...
Page 71 - I see the dagger-crest of Mar, I see the Moray's silver star, Wave o'er the cloud of Saxon war, That up the lake comes winding far ! To hero bound for battle-strife, Or bard of martial lay, 'Twere worth ten years of peaceful life, One glance at their array ! XVI.
Page 233 - Khan were misrepresented with a hardihood which a Russian statesman might have envied.
Page 165 - The heart of her husband doth safely trust in her — she will do him good and not evil all the days of her life.
Page 111 - God ; I will also destroy the idols, and I will cause their images to cease out of Noph; and there shall be no more a prince of the land of Egypt: and I will put a fear in the land of Egypt.
Page 239 - All the King's horses and all the King's men Could not put Humpty Dumpty together again.
Page 445 - on June 2nd, and does any sane man doubt that twenty-four hours would swell the hundreds of rebels into thousands, and in a week every ploughshare in the Delhi States would be turned into a sword ? And when a sufficient force had been mustered, which...
Page 365 - Kelati-Ghilzye, and Candahar ; to the security of our troops now in the field from all unnecessary risk ; and, finally, to the re-establishment of our military reputation by the infliction of some signal and decisive blow upon the...

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