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" ... when, on our deck reclined, In careless ease my limbs I lay, and woo the cooler wind. I miss thee when by Gunga's stream my twilight steps I guide, But most beneath the lamp's pale beam I miss thee from my side. "
Narrative of a Journey Through the Upper Provinces of India, from Calcutta ... - Page 177
by Reginald Heber - 1829
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 19

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1869
...beneath the lamp's pale beam I miss thee by my side. I spread my books, my pencil try, the lingering noon to cheer ; But miss thy kind approving eye, thy meek...be onward still, — O'er broad Hindostan's sultry meads, o'er bleak Almorah's hill. That course ilor Delhi's kingly gates, nor wild Malwah detain, For...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 19

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1869
...beneath the lamp's pale beam I miss thee by my side. I spread my books, my pencil try, the lingering noon to cheer ; But miss thy kind approving eye, thy meek...be onward still, — O'er broad Hindostan's sultry meads, o'er bleak Almorah's hill. That course nor Delhi's kingly gates, nor wild Malwah detain, For...
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English Literature of Nineteenth Century: On the Plan of the Author's ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1869 - 798 pages
...the lamp's pale beam I miss tliee from my side. I spread my books, my pencil try, The lingering noon to cheer, But miss thy kind approving eye, Thy meek...though thou art distant far, Thy prayers ascend for me. Thru on ! then on ! where duty leads, My course l>e onward still ; On broad Ilindostan's sultry meads,...
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The Four Georges: The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1869 - 362 pages
...beneath the lamp's pale beam I miss thee by my side. I spread my books, my pencil try, the lingering noon to cheer ; But miss thy kind approving eye, thy meek attentive ear. But when of morn and eve the sfar beholds me on my knee, I feel, though thou art distant far, thy prayers ascend for me. Then on...
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Pearls from the poets: specimens selected, with biogr. notes, by H.W. Dulcken

Henry William Dulcken - 1870
...the lamp's pale beam, I miss thee from my side. I spread my books, my pencil try, The lingering noon to cheer ; But miss thy kind, approving eye, Thy meek,...when of morn and eve the star Beholds me on my knee, 2OO TO AN ABSENT WIFE. I feel, though thou art distant far, Thy prayers ascend for me. Then on ! then...
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The poetical works of Reginald Heber, late Lord Bishop of Calcutta

Reginald Heber - 1870 - 324 pages
...the lamp's pale beam. I miss thee from my side. I spread my books, my pencil try The lingering noon to cheer, But miss thy kind approving eye, Thy meek attentive ear. But when of mom and eve the star Beholds me on my knee, I feel, though thou art distant far, Thy prayers ascend...
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Our Poetical Favorites: A Selection from the Best Minor Poems of the English ...

Asahel Clark Kendrick - 1871 - 449 pages
...the lamp's pale beam I miss thee from my side. I spread my books, my pencil try, The lingering noon to cheer, But miss thy kind, approving eye, Thy meek, attentive ear. But when of morn or eve the star Beholds me on my knee, I feel, though thou art distant far, Thy prayers ascend for...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - 1871 - 789 pages
...the lamp's pale beam I miss thee from my side. I spread my books, my pencil try, The lingering noon eek flock the people joyed to be, Not lured by any cheat of birth, Rut at morn and eve the star Beholds me on my knee, I feel, though thou art distant far, Thy prayers ascend...
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Our Poetical Favorites: A Selection from the Best Minor Poems of the English ...

Asahel Clark Kendrick - 1871 - 449 pages
...the lamp's pale beam I miss thee from my side. I spread my books, my pencil try, The lingering noon to cheer, But miss thy kind, approving eye, Thy meek, attentive ear. THE SOLDIER'S DREAM. 177 But when of morn or eve the star Beholds me on my knee, I feel, though thou...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - 1872 - 789 pages
...lingering noon to cheer, But miss thy kind, approving eye, Thy meek, attentive ear. But when at mom and their cares distressed ; To them his heart, his...serious thoughts had rest in heaven. As some tall cliff, Hindustan's sultry meads, O'er bleak Almorah's hill. 128 129 That course nor Delhi's kingly gates,...
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