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" And weepings heard where only joy has been ; When by his children borne, and from his door Slowly departing to return no more, He rests in holy earth with them that went before. "
The Analectic Magazine...: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography ... - Page 409
1819
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Poetical reader suitable for the fourth standard of elementary schools ...

James Booth (head master of the Caledonian schools, Liverpool) - 1881
...weeds are seen, And weepings heard where only joy has been ; When by his children borne, and from his door Slowly departing, to return no more, He rests...with them that went before. And such is human life, still gliding on, It glimmers like a meteor, and is gone. NOTK. — The four periods of human life...
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Old favourites from the elder poets, with a few newer friends, a selection ...

Old favourites, Matilda Sharpe - 1881 - 393 pages
...weeds are seen, And weepings heard where only joy has been ; When by his children borne, and from his door Slowly departing, to return no more, He rests in holy earth, with them that went before. Wealth, pleasure, ease, all thought of self resigned, What will not Man encounter for Mankind ! Behold...
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The Library of Choice Literature: Prose and Poetry Selected from ..., Volume 1

Ainsworth Rand Spofford, Charles Gibbon - 1881
...been : When by his children borne, and from his door Slowly departing to return no nuire, He reate in holy earth with them that went before. And such is Human Life; — so gliding on, It glimmers like a meteor, and is gone Yet Ь the tale, brief though it be,...
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A course of elementary reading in science and literature, compiled by J.M. M ...

James Melville M'Culloch - 1882
...weeds are seon. And weepings heard where only joy has been ; When by his children borne, and from his door Slowly departing to return no more, He rests in holy earth with them that went before. SAMUEL ROGERS (b. 1762). OUR birth is but a sleep and a forgetting : The Soul that rises with us, our...
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(The British readers). The first (-sixth) reader, ed. by T. Morrison. The ...

Thomas Morrison (LL.D.) - 1878
...seen, And weeping's heard where only joy has been ; When by his children borne, and from his door j Slowly departing to return no more, He rests in holy earth with them that went before, j 5. And such is Human Life ; — so gliding on, It glimmers like a meteor, and is gone ! Yet is the...
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With the Poets: A Selection of English Poetry

Frederic William Farrar - 1883 - 290 pages
...weeds are seen, And weeping heard where joy has only been : When, by his children borne, and from his door, Slowly departing to return no more, He rests...with them that went before. And such is human life ; so gliding on, It glimmers like a meteor and is gone ! Yet is the tale, brief though it be, as strange,...
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With the poets: a selection of English poetry. [Ed.] by F.W. Farrar

Frederic William Farrar - 1883 - 412 pages
...weeds are seen, And weeping heard where joy has only been ; When, by his children borne, and from his door, Slowly departing to return no more, He rests...with them that went before. And such is human life ; so gliding on, It glimmers like a meteor and is gone ! Yet is the tale, brief though it be, as strange,...
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The triplet of life, or A book of records for births, marriages, and deaths ...

Mary Frederica P. Dunbar - 1883 - 406 pages
...weeds are seen, And weepings heard, where only joy has been ; When by his children borne, and from his door Slowly departing to return no more, He rests in holy earth with them that went before. SAMUEL ROGERS, 1762. A solemn yet a joyful thing is life, Which, being full of duties, is for this...
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In the Country: Essays

Morgan George Watkins - 1883 - 229 pages
...distant hour, Another voice shall come from yonder tower ; When by his children borne, and from his door, Slowly departing to return no more, He rests in holy earth with them that went before. " (Rogers, Human Life. ) A single hawthorn tree in the North which never seems to grow larger is always...
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A Thousand and One Gems of English and American Poetry from Chaucer to ...

Edwin O. Chapman - 1884 - 399 pages
...weeds are seea, And weeping heard where only joy has been ; When, by his children borne, and from his door, Slowly departing to return no more, He rests...with them that went before. And such is human life ; so gliding on, It glimmers like a meteor, and is gone ! Yet is the tale, brief though it be, as strange,...
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