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" WE watched her breathing through the night, Her breathing soft and low, As in her breast the wave of life Kept heaving to and fro. So silently we seemed to speak, So slowly moved about, As we had lent her half our powers To eke her living out. Our very... "
The Oxford and Cambridge review - Page 250
1846
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LECTURES ON ENGLISH LITERATURE, FROM CHAURER TO TENNYSON

HENRY REED - 1855
...her breast the wave of life Kept heaving to and fro. So silently we seemed to speak, So slowly moved about, As we had lent her half our powers To eke her...sad And chill with early showers, Her quiet eyelids closed — she had Another morn than ours."* "What perfect tranquillity and sense of resignation there...
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Lectures on English Literature: From Chaucer to Tennyson

Henry Reed - English literature - 1855 - 411 pages
...her breast the wave of life Kept heaving to and fro. So silently we seemed to speak, So slowly moved about, As we had lent her half our powers To eke her...sad And chill with early showers, Her quiet eyelids closed — she had Another morn than ours."* What perfect tranquillity and sense of resignation there...
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The American Fugitive in Europe: Sketches of Places and People Abroad

William Wells Brown - African Americans - 1855 - 315 pages
...breast the wave of life Kept heaving to and fro. " So silently we seemed to speak, So slowly moved about, As we had lent her half our powers To eke her...sad, And chill with early showers, Her quiet eyelids closed — she had Another morn than ours." Thomas Hood has another morn ; may that morn have brightened...
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Graham's American Monthly Magazine of Literature, Art, and ..., Volumes 46-47

1855
...fro. So silently we seem'd to speak, So*slowly moved about, As we had lent her half our powers To oko her living out. Our very hopes belied our fears, Our...fears our hopes belied — We thought her dying when ahe slept, And sleeping when she died. For when the morn came dim and sad. And chill wilh early showers,...
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The Little Missionary, Or, A Biographical Sketch of Gratia Olive Leonard

M. J. P. R. - Children - 1855 - 90 pages
...breast the wave of life Kept heaving to and fro. " So silently we seem'd to speak, So slowly moved about, As we had lent her half our powers To eke her being out. " Our very hopes belied our fears, Our fears our hopes belied — We thought her dying,...
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The Wesleyan methodist association magazine, Volume 19

1856
...her breast the wave of life Kept heaving to and fro. So silently we seemed to speak, So slowly moved about, As we had lent her half our powers To eke her...sad, And chill with early showers, Her quiet eyelids closed ; she had Another morn than ours ! THE WIDOW AND HEE SONS ; OR, WHERE ARE THE BOYS 1 " Aye,...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1856
...her breast the wave of life Kept heaving to and fro. So silently we seemed to speak, So slowly moved about, As we had lent her half our powers To eke her...dying when she slept, And sleeping when she died. Hood. (1) Wisely Ming— to dote, connected with the Dutch dutten, and the French, doter, radoter,...
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A Collection of Familiar Quotations: With Complete Indices of Authors and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1856 - 358 pages
...soft and low, As in her breast the wave of life Kept heaving to and fro. • * • • • • • Our very hopes belied our fears, Our fears our hopes...dying when she slept, And sleeping when she died. The Bridge of Sighs. One more Unfortunate Weary of breath Kashly importunate, Gone to her death. Take...
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Dred: A Tale of the Great Dismal Swamp, Volume 2

Harriet Beecher Stowe - African Americans - 1856
...Their very hopes belied their fears, Their fears their hopes belied — They thought her dying wben she slept, And sleeping when she died. "For when the...sad, And chill with early showers, Her quiet eyelids closed — she had Another morn than ours." CHAPTER XIV. THE TIE BREAKS. CLAYTON remained at Canema...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 12

Henry Mills Alden, Frederick Lewis Allen, Lee Foster Hartman, Thomas Bucklin Wells - 1856
...speak. So slowly moved about, ┬swehadlentherhalf our powers To eke her living out " Our very hopee belied our fears, Our fears our hopes belied— We...slept, And sleeping when she died. " For when the mom came dim and sad. And chill with early showers. Her quiet eyelids closed — she had Another morn...
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