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" And now, when comes the calm mild day, as still such days will come, To call the squirrel and the bee from out their winter home ; When the sound of dropping nuts is heard, though all the trees are still, And twinkle in the smoky light the waters of the... "
Poems, chiefly lyrical, compiled and arranged by G.H. Strutt - Page 165
by George H Strutt - 1866 - 240 pages
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Hoenshel's Language Lessons and Elementary Grammar

Eli J. Hoenshel - English language - 1899 - 196 pages
...from upland, glade, and glen. 4. And now, when comes the calm mild day, as still such days will come, When the sound of dropping nuts is heard, though all...to find them in the wood and by the stream no more. 5. And then I think of one who in her youthful beauty died, — The fair meek blossom that grew up...
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An Introduction to the Study of Literature: For the Use of Secondary and ...

American literature - 1899 - 410 pages
...now, when comes the calm mild day, as still such days will come, To call the squirrel and the bee from out their winter home; When the sound of dropping nuts is heard, though all the trees are still, 21 And twinkle in the smoky light the waters of the rill, The south wind searches for the flowers whose...
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Advanced Pages of Elements of English Grammar

George Pliny Brown - English language - 1899 - 88 pages
...robin and the wren are flown, And from the shrubs the jay. The paths of glory lead but to the grave. The south wind searches for the flowers, Whose fragrance late he bore. Many a word at random spoken May soothe or wound a heart that's broken. The charities that soothe,...
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An American Anthology, 1787-1899: Selections Illustrating the Editor's ...

Edmund Clarence Stedman - American poetry - 1900 - 878 pages
...now, when comes the calm mild day, as still such days will come, To call the squirrel and the bee from now, And lay her where bora, And sighs to find them in the wood and by the stream no more. And then I think of one who in...
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Elements of English Grammar

George Pliny Brown, Charles De Garmo - English language - 1900 - 255 pages
...robin and the wren are flown, And from the shrubs the jay. The paths of glory lead but to the grave. The south wind searches for the flowers Whose fragrance late he bore. Many a word at random spoken May soothe or wound a heart that's broken. The charities that soothe,...
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Composition and Rhetoric for Higher Schools

Sara Elizabeth Husted Lockwood, Mary Alice Emerson - English language - 1901 - 470 pages
...dissolve, And like this unsubstantial pageant faded, Leave not a rack behind. — SHAKESPEARE. 22. The south wind searches for the flowers Whose fragrance...to find them in the wood And by the stream no more — BRYANT. 23. A great many children get on the wrong track because the switch is misplaced. 24. He...
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Proceedings of the Worcester Society of Antiquity, Volume 17

Worcester (Mass.) - 1901
...have come, the saddest of the year. Of wailing winds and naked woods and meadows brown and sere. " "The South wind searches for the flowers, whose fragrance...find them in the wood, and by the stream no more." Thus sang Bryant on whose brow long rested nature's laureate wreath. From those seemingly inspired...
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The Teacher's Journal, Volume 15

Education - 1915
...stanza, he says, When speaking of the mild days that are mingled with the melancholy, Bryant says: "The south wind searches for the flowers whose fragrance...find them in the wood and by the stream no more." Then, when speaking of the death of his sister, he says, in the last stanza, "In the cold, moist earth...
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Werner's Magazine: A Magazine of Expression, Volume 26

Elocution - 1901
...sister (read last four lines of the poem). How fine a landscape is condensed into the two lines : " When the sound of dropping nuts is heard, though all...twinkle in the smoky light the waters of the rill." Stoddard calls it " an immortal dirge." Take the following lines from " The Antiquity of Freedom :...
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How to Teach Reading and Composition

James Jesse Burns - English language - 1901 - 160 pages
...call the squirrel and the bee from out their winter home ; When the sound of dropping nuts is heard, And twinkle in the smoky light the waters of the rill, The south-wind searches for the flowers whose fragrance late he bore, And sighs to find them in the wood...
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