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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 Dayspring

1878
...steps I guide, But most, beneath the lamp's pale beam, I miss thee from my side. Yet, when of morn or eve the star Beholds me on my knee, I feel, though thou art distant far, Thy prayers ascend for me. Thy towers, Bombay, gleam bright, they say, Across the dark blue sea; But ne'er were hearts so light...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1872
...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 mom and eve the star beholds me on my knee, I feel, though thou art distant far, thy prayers ascend...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - 1873 - 789 pages
...But miss thy kind, approving eye, Thy meek, attentive ear. But when at morn and eve the star BehoMs emanation of the indwelling Life, A visible token...is awed within me when I think Of the great mirac meads, O'er bleak Alrnorah's hilL 129 That course nor Delhi's kingly gates, Nor mild Malwah detain...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 11

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1910
...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 star beholds ine on my knee, I feel, though thou art distant far, thy prayers ascend for me. Then on ! then on I...
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Parnassus

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1875 - 534 pages
...twilight steps I guide. But most beneath the lamp's pale beam I miss thee from my side. But when at morn and eve the star Beholds me on my knee. I feel,...on, where duty leads ! My course be onward still, (Ver broad Hindostán'» sultry meads, O'er bleak Almorah's hill. That course nor Delhi's kingly gates,...
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Songs of Three Centuries

John Greenleaf Whittier - 1875 - 352 pages
...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...me. Then on ! then on ! where duty leads, My course t«; onward still ; O'er broad Himlostan's sultry meads, O'er bleak Almorah's hill. That course nor...
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Songs of Three Centuries

John Greenleaf Whittier - 1875 - 352 pages
...the lamp's pale beam 1 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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The Might and Mirth of Literature: A Treatise on Figurative Language. In ...

John Walker Vilant Macbeth - 1875 - 542 pages
...side, my love, How fast would evening fall, In green Bengala's palmy grove, Listening the nightingale. Then on ! then on ! Where duty leads My course be onward still; On broad Hindostan's sultry meads, Or bleak Almorah's hill." You will find very many and admirable...
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The Lancasters and their friends, by S.J.F.

S J. F - 1876
...willing and faithful service. CHAPTER V. Domestic. " I SPREAD my books, my pencil try, The lingering noon to cheer ; But miss thy kind, approving eye, Thy meek,...thou art distant far, Thy prayers ascend for me." HEBER. A FEW months after the events narrated in the preceding chapter, Mr. Lancaster came hurriedly...
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Our Poetical Favorites, Second Series: A Selection from the Best Monor Poems ...

1876 - 543 pages
...But miss thy kind, approving <.ye, Thy meek, attentive ear. THE SOLDIER'S DREAM. But when of morn or eve the star Beholds me on my knee, I feel, though...course 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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