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Truth can understand error, but error cannot understand truth.
Another year-with tears and joys
To form an arch of love,
And seek for rest above;
Eternity the goal
Peace to each parting soul.
It is a day to date from, when we first come to see, that the very fact of God having created us is in itself a whole magniticent revelation of eternal love, more safe to lean upon than what we behold, more worthy of our trust than what we know, more utterly our own than any other possession we can have.-.Father Faber.
“Then ye tarry with me,” cried the gypsy in jry,
To leafless shrubs the flowering palms succeed,
While I, embroidering here with pleasant toil
A vacant bour is always the devil's hour. When time hangs heavy, the wings of the spirit flap painfully and slow. Then it is that a book is a strong tower, nay a very Church, with angels lurking among the leaves, as if they were so many niches.
In the stillness of awe and wonder, a clear bold voice cried out, from a group near the door: “Impious tyrant, dost thou not see that a poor, blind Christian hath more power over life than thou or thy cruel masters?
Away, away! our hearts are gay,
The sea! the sea! the open sea!
Ye fields of changeless green,
May never was the month of love
For May is full of flowers
From harmony, from heavenly harmony,
The spirit of the world can call to order sin which is not respectable. It can propound wise maxims of public decency, and inspire wholesome regulations of police. Or, again, there it is, with high principles on its lips, discussing the religious vocation of some youth,—while it urges discreet delay-and more considerate submissiveness to those who love him, and have natural rights to his obedience.
The pure, pale star of the autumn eve
Justice pales, truth fades, stars fall from heaven;
Oh! His rest will be with you in the congress of the great,
And hark! I hear a singing: yet in sootil,
There has not been a sound to-day
League not with him in friendship's tie,
As changes fancy's fickle measure.
Behold her, ye worldly! behold her, ye vain!
For disciplining the organs, and for acquiring fality in the distinct enunciation of difficult combinaons, the following exercises are invaluable. 1, robb'd, sobb'd, mobb'd.
whose doctrine was,
He was mobb'd by men "Might makes Right." st, dubb'st, webb'st, drubb'st. Why dubb'st thou wise-a dullard?
blz, marbles, troubles, foibles.
The foibles of life tickle the sides of Mirth. blst, trembl'st, assembl'st, enfeebl'st.
Thou enfeebl'st the cause by temporizing. bld, mumbl'd, fumbl'd, humbl'd.
'Tis but the humb!'d plaint of pride.
Oh robes of the rich and great! Your texture often
dlst, meddl'st, handl'st, addl'st.
Thou meddl'st with all affairs, save thine own. dld, paddl'd, wheedl'd, fondl'd.
Many were the fools he wheedl'd. dldst, dwindl'dst, fondl'dst, kindl'dst.
Thou kindl❜dst in the breast of youth a flame that
dnd, glad'n'd, quick'n'd, slack'n'd.
The sweet whisperings of grace glad'n'd his heart
dnz, burd'ns, lad'ns, gladd'ns. Guilt burd'ns the mind.
dr, dream, drunk, drown, drizzle.
His dreams were all of fame and wealth-
Than ever thou lov'dst Cassius.
dst, would'st, drudg'ds't, hadst.
When thou didst hate him worst, thou lov'dst him
dth, width, breadth.
The breadth of the world will not satisfy ambition. dths, hundredths, thousandths, wreaths, breadths.