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" Why smite," he asked in sad surprise, "The fair, the old?" Yet louder rang the Strong One's stroke, Yet nearer flashed his axe's gleam ; Shuddering and sick of heart I woke, As from a dream. I looked : aside the dust-cloud rolled, — The Waster seemed... "
Proceedings of the Pennsylvania Yearly Meeting of Progressive Friends - Page 116
by Society of Friends. Pennsylvania Yearly Meeting - 1858
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Arabula: Or, The Divine Guest. Containing a New Collection of Gospels

Andrew Jackson Davis - Harmony (Philosophy) - 1867 - 403 pages
...and wept, to find His seat o'erthrown. 6 Young Romance raised his dreamy eyes, O'erhung with playful locks of gold, " Why smite," he asked, in sad surprise, "The fair, the old?" 1 Yet louder rang the Strong One's stroke ; Yet nearer Hashed his ax's gleam ; Shuddering and sick...
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THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN GREENLEAF WHITTIER

1868
...Gray-bearded Use, who, deaf and blind, Groped for his old accustomed stone, Leaned on his staff, and wept, to find His seat o'erthrown. Young Romance raised...his dreamy eyes, O'erhung with paly locks of gold : 44 Why smite," he asked in sad surprise, 44 The fair, the old ? " Yet louder rang the Strong One's...
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THE POETICAL WORKS JOHN GREENLEAF WHITIER

- 1869
...Gray-bearded Use, who, deaf and blind, Groped for his old accustomed stone, Leaned on his staff, and wept, to find His seat o'erthrown. Young Romance raised his dreamy eyes, " Why smite," he asked in sad surprise, O'erhung with paly locks of gold :^ The fair, the old ?...
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Wellman's Miscellany, Volumes 1-4

1870
...Gray-bearded Use, who, deaf and blind, Groped for his old accustomed stone, Leaned on his staff, and wept, to find His seat o'erthrown. Young Romance raised...smite," he asked in sad surprise, " The fair, the old i" Yet louder rang the Strong One's stroke, Yet nearer flashed his axe's gleam; Shuddering and sick...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1871 - 789 pages
...blind, Groped for his old aeeustomed stone, Leaned on his staff, and wept to find His seat o'erthrowu. is feet to the foe ! And leaving in battle no blot on his name, Look proudly to Heaven Hashed his axe's gleam ; Shuddering and sick of heart I woke, As from a dream. I looked : aside the...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1872 - 789 pages
...Gray-bearded Use, who, deaf and blind, Groped for his old accustomed stone, Leaned on his staff, and fallen, Fallen from his high estate, And weltering in his blood ; Deser O'ei-hung with paly locks of gold, — • " Why smite," he asked in sad surprise, "The fair, the old?"...
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American poems, selected and ed. by W.M. Rossetti

American poems - 1873
...Grey-bearded Use, who, deaf and blind, Groped for his old accustomed stone, Leaned on his staff, and wept to find His seat o'erthrown. Young Romance raised...dust-cloud rolled, — The Waster seemed the Builder too ; Up-springing from the ruined Old I saw the New. 'T\vas but the ruin of the bad, — The wasting of...
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The Complete Poetical Works of John Greenleaf Whittier

John Greenleaf Whittier - 1873 - 395 pages
...Gray-bearded Use, who, deaf and blind, Groped for his old accustomed stone, Leaned on his staff, and wept to find His seat o'erthrown. Young Romance raised...the old ?" Yet louder rang the Strong One's stroke, 98 THE PRISONER FOR DEBT. I looked : aside the dust-cloud rolled, — The Waster seemed the Builder...
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The Poets and Poetry of America

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American poetry - 1873 - 666 pages
...Gray-bearded Use, who, deaf and blind, Groped lor his old, accustom'd stone, Lean'd on his staff, and wept, to find His seat o'erthrown. Young Romance raised his dreamy eyes, O'crhung with paly locks of gold : " Why smite," be asked in sad surprise, •• The fair, the old...
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Cassell's illustrated readings, Volume 2

Cassell, ltd - 1875
...Grey-bearded Use, who, deaf and blind, Groped for his old accustom'd stone, Lean'd on hii staff, and wept to find His seat o'erthrown. Young Romance raised...Yet louder rang the strong one's stroke ; Yet nearer flash'd his axe's gleam. Shuddering and sick of heart, I woke As from a dream. I look'd : aside the...
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