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" I heard the bell tolled on thy burial day, I saw the hearse that bore thee slow away, And, turning from my nursery window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu ! But was it such ? It was. Where thou art gone Adieus and farewells are a sound unknown.... "
Poems - Page 262
by William Cowper - 1803 - 348 pages
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The Book of Gems: Pomfret to Bloomfield

Samuel Carter Hall - 1837
...nurs'ry window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu ! But was it sueh ? — It was. — Where thou art gone, Adieus and farewells are a sound unknown....but meet thee on that peaceful shore, The parting word shall pass my lips no more ! Thy maidens, griev'd themselves at my eoneern, Oft gave me promise...
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The Book of Gems: Pomfret to Bloomfield

Samuel Carter Hall - 1837
...nurs'ry window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu ! But was it such ? — It was. — Where thou art gone, Adieus and farewells are a sound unknown....but meet thee on that peaceful shore, The parting word shall pass my lips no more ! Thy maidens, griev'd themselves at my concern, Oft gave me promise...
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The Book of Gems: Pomfret to Bloomfield

Samuel Carter Hall - 1837
...Adieus and farewells are a sound unknown. May I but meet thee on that peaceful shore, The parting word shall pass my lips no more ! Thy maidens, griev'd themselves at my concern, Oft gave me promise of thy quick return. What ardently I wish'd, I long believ'd, And, disappointed still, was still deceiv'd....
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The poetic reciter; or, Beauties of the British poets: adapted for reading ...

Henry Marlen - 1838
...nursery window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu ! But was it such ? — It was. — Where thou art gone, Adieus and farewells are a sound unknown....but meet thee on that peaceful shore, The parting word shall pass my lips no more ! Thy maidens, grieved themselves at my concern, Oft gave me promise...
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Reading Book for the Use of Female Schools

1839 - 408 pages
...turning from my nursery window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu ! But was it such ?—It was.—Where thou art gone, Adieus and farewells are...but meet thee on that peaceful shore, The parting word shall pass my lips no more ! Thy maidens, grieved themselves at my concern, Oft gave me promise...
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Select poetry for children: with notes, arranged by J. Payne

Joseph Payne - 1839
...nursery-window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu ! But was it such ? — It was — where thou art gone, Adieus and farewells are a sound unknown,...but meet thee on that peaceful shore, The parting word shall pass my lips no more ! Thy maidens, grieved themselves at my concern, Oft gave me promise...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper

William Cowper - 1839 - 516 pages
...long, long sigh, and wept a last adicu ! But was it such ? — It was. — Where thou art gone Adiens and farewells are a sound unknown. May I but meet thee on that peaceful shore, The parting word shall pass my lips no more ! Thy maidens, grieved themselves at my concern, Oft gave me promise...
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The Recognition of Friends in Another World

Benjamin Dorr - 1840 - 83 pages
...store." KEBLE'S CRISTIAN YEAR, TO THE MEMORY OF ABTOR. LENOX AN& T1J.DEN FOUNDATlOMt R 1918 L -" Where thou art gone Adieus and farewells are a sound unknown,...shore, The parting sound shall pass my lips no more !" COWPEH, On the receipt of his Mother's Picture. CONTENTS. CHAPTER I. Page. The Happiness of the...
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The American Class-reader: Containing a Series of Lessons in Reading; with ...

George Willson - 1840 - 288 pages
...nursery window, drew 2 A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu ! But was it such ? — It was. — Where thou art gone, Adieus and farewells are a sound unknown....but meet thee on that peaceful shore, The parting word shall pass my lips no more. Thy maidens, grieved themselves at my concern, Oft gave me promise...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

Fitz-Greene Halleck - 1840
...my nurs'ry window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu ! But was it such ? It was. Where thou art gone, Adieus and farewells are a sound unknown....but meet thee on that peaceful shore, The parting words shall pass my lips no more ! Thy maidens, grieved themselves at my concern, Oft gave me promise...
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