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" Strikes thro' their wounded hearts the sudden dread; But their hearts wounded, like the wounded air, Soon close ; where past the shaft, no trace is found. As from the wing no scar the sky retains ; The parted wave no furrow from the keel; So dies in human... "
The Republic of Letters: A Weekly Republication of Standard Literature - Page 125
1836
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Ship and Shore: Or, Leaves from the Journal of a Cruise to the Levant

Walter Colton - 1835 - 10 pages
...extinguishing night of the grave. Yet how soon is such a scene forgotten! "As from the wing, the sky no scar retains. The parted wave, no furrow from the keel, So dies in human hearts, the thought of death." There is something peculiarly melancholy and impressive in a burial at sea;—there is here no coffin...
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Ship and Shore: Or, Leaves from the Journal of a Cruise to the Levant

Walter Colton - 1835 - 312 pages
...extinguishing night of the grave. Yet how soon is such a scene forgotten ! " As from the wing, the sky no scar retains, The parted wave, no furrow from the keel, So dies in human hearts, the thought of death." There is something peculiarly melaqcholy and impressive in a burial at sea; — there is here no coffin...
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Fifth Book of Lessons for the Use of the Irish National Schools

1836 - 406 pages
...their heartw wounded, like the wounded air, Soon close ; where, past the shaft, no trace is found. As from the wing no scar the sky retains, The parted...•.;.-• .. So dies in human hearts the thought of death : . ' ,• Even when the 'tender tear which nature sheds O'er those we love, we drop it in their grave....
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The Young Lady's Book of Elegant Poetry: Comprising Selections from the ...

Author of The young man's own book - 1836 - 320 pages
...their hearts wounded, like the wounded air, Soon close ; where, past the shaft, no trace is (i mud. As from the wing no scar the sky retains, The parted...keel, So dies in human hearts the thought of death : Even with the tender tear which nature sheds O'er those we love, we drop it in their grave. YoUNG....
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Progressive Exercises in English Composition

Richard Green Parker - 1837 - 105 pages
...pleases more, though he dazzles less. Charity, like the sun, brightens every object on which it shines. As from the wing no scar the sky retains, The parted wave no furrow from the keel, So dies in human hearus the thought of death. EXAMPLES FOR PRACTICE. A comparison may now be written from the following...
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The New York Review, Volume 5

Francis Lister Hawks, Caleb Sprague Henry, Joseph Green Cogswell - 1837
...influence is salutary upon our hearts. " As from the wing no scar the sky retains, The p 'Tied Wiivn no furrow from the keel — So dies in human hearts the thought of death." And nowhere is this so true as amidst the feverish stir and perpetual cruwdint; onwards of the interests...
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The Complaint and Consolation; Or, Night Thoughts on Life, Death and ...

Edward Young - 1837 - 288 pages
...the shaft no trace is found. As from the wing no scar the sky retains, 430 The parted wave no furrov: from the keel, So dies in human hearts the thought of death : E'en with the tender tear which Nature sheds O'er those we love, we drop it in their gi.ive. Can...
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The poetic reciter; or, Beauties of the British poets: adapted for reading ...

Henry Marlen - 1838
...But their hearts wounded, like the wounded air, Soon close; where past the shaft, no trace is found. As from the wing no scar the sky retains ; The parted...keel ; So dies in .human hearts the thought of death. Ev'n with the tender tear which nature sheds O'er those we love, we drop it in their grave. THE STRANGER...
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Night thoughts on life, death, and immortality. [Followed by] A paraphrase ...

Edward Young - 1839 - 301 pages
...But their hearts wounded, like the wounded air, Soon close; where pass'd the shaft no trace is found, As from the wing no scar the sky retains, The parted...keel, So dies in human hearts the thought of death. E'en with the tender tear, which nature sheds O'er those we love, we drop it in their grave. Can I...
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The Prayers of the Church. A Connected Series of Reflections on the Liturgy

1838 - 247 pages
...hearts of the unregenerate, like the wounded air, Soon close ; where past the shaft no ttace is found, As from the wing no scar the sky retains, The parted wave no furrow from the keel, So dies in human heart the thought of death. And so the children of the world proceed till the day of their own death,...
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