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" But the Consul's brow was sad, And the Consul's speech was low, And darkly looked he at the wall, And darkly at the foe. " Their van will be upon us Before the bridge goes down; And if they once may win the bridge. What hope to save the town... "
The New Speaker. With an Essay on Elocution - Page 135
by John Connery - 1861 - 395 pages
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Europe: A History

Norman Davies - 1996 - 1365 pages
...storm it and to reinstate the Tarquins after the one-eyed Horatius Codes had held the Sublician Bridge: Then out spake brave Horatius The Captain of the Gate:...Death cometh soon or late; And how can man die better Than facing fearful odds, For the ashes of his fathers And the temples of his Gods? Hew down the bridge,...
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The Book of Virtues

William J. Bennett - 1993 - 832 pages
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Literature and the Political Imagination

John P. Horton, Andrea Baumeister - 1996 - 260 pages
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The Bridge at Dong Ha

John Grider Miller - 1996 - 216 pages
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Conjectures and Confrontations: Science, Evolution, Social Concern

Robin Fox - 1997 - 212 pages
...(London: Longmans, 1874) But the Consul's brow was sad, And the Consul's speech was low, And darkly looked he at the wall, And darkly at the foe. "Their van...Death cometh soon or late. And how can man die better Than facing fearful odds, For the ashes of his fathers And the temples of his Gods, "And for the tender...
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One Hundred and One Famous Poems: With a Prose Supplement : an Anthology

Roy Jay Cook - 1958 - 185 pages
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Chambers Dictionary of Quotations

Dr Gary Jones, Chambers Editors - 1996 - 1515 pages
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Firestar

Michael Flynn - 1997 - 896 pages
...dropped from the fence and in two swift steps he was standing in the half-open gate. ' 'Then out spoke brave Horatius, the Captain of the Gate, 'To every...death cometh soon or late. And how can man die better than facing fearful odds For the ashes of his fathers and the temples of his gods.' " He turned and...
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Loitering With Intent: The Apprentice

Peter O'Toole - 1996 - 410 pages
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From Plato to NATO: The Idea of the West and Its Opponents

David Gress - 1998 - 610 pages
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