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" The air was sweet and plaintive, and the words, literally translated, were these. "The winds roared, and the rains fell. The poor white man, faint and weary, came and sat under our tree. He has no mother to bring him milk; no wife to grind his corn. "
On the Beauties, Harmonies, and Sublimities of Nature: With Occasional ... - Page 170
by Charles Bucke - 1823
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American Quarterly Review, Volume 5

Robert Walsh - 1829
...spun cotton, alluded to the situation and sufferings of the poor stranger whom they were sheltering. "The winds roared, and the rains fell. The poor white...has no mother to bring him milk, no wife to grind him corn. Chorus. Let us pity the white man — no mother has he," &c. In the morning, all he had with...
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The Nature and Extent of the Christian Dispensation: With Reference to the ...

Edward William Grinfield - 1827 - 461 pages
...sweet and plaintive, and the words literally translated were these, ' The winds roared, and the rain fell, the poor white man faint and weary, came and...mother to bring him milk, no wife to grind his corn,' " &c. &c. vol. ip 299, 300. At another time, he says, " I had almost marked out the place where I was...
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The Nature and Extent of the Christian Dispensation: With Reference to the ...

Edward William Grinfield - 1827 - 461 pages
...sweet and plaintive, and the words literally translated were these, ' The winds roared, and the rain fell, the poor white man faint and weary, came and sat under our tree, he has no mother to bring him milk,no wife to grind his corn,'" &c. &c. vol. ip 299, 300. At another time, he says, " I had almost...
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A new, improved, and authentic life of James Allan. With notes by E. Mackenzie

James Thompson (of Newcastle.) - 1828
...to express his gratitude to his compassionate deliverer. She, in answer, said that he would do well winds roared and the rains fell. The poor white man,...bring him milk, no wife to grind his corn — Chorus. Let us pity the white man, no mother has he," &c. In the morning, Mr. Park presented his benevolent...
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A New, Improved, and Authentic Life of James Allan: The Celebrated ...

James Thompson - 1828 - 472 pages
...compassionate deliverer. .She, in answer, said that he would do well winds roared and the rains £011. The poor white man, faint and weary, came and sat...under our tree. He has no mother to bring him milk, ntf -wife to grind his corn.—Chorus. Let us pity the white man, no mother has he," &c. In the morning,...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art ..., Volume 1

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...treated him with great kindness ; she and her daughters sung an extempore song on the occasion : ' The winds roared and the rains fell, the poor white man faint and weary sat under our tree ; he has no mother to bring him milk, no wife to grind him com.' — Chorus, ' let...
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American Popular Lessons: Chiefly Selected from the Writings of Mrs ...

Eliza Robbins - 1829
...song, which was sung in the African language, is thus written in English. SO IS OF THE NEGRO WOMEN. " THE poor white man, faint and weary, came and sat under our tree. The winds roared, and the rain fell. He has no mother to bring him milk, no wife to grind him corn....
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The Polar star, being a continuation of 'The Extractor', of ..., Volume 3

1830
...spun cotton, alluded to the situation and sufferings of the poor stranger whom they were sheltering. " The winds roared and the rains fell. The poor white...weary came and sat under our tree. He has no mother to hring him milk, no wife to grind him corn. Chorus. Let us pity the white man — no mother has he,"...
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A Compendious View of the Most Recent and Interesting Travels in Different ...

1831 - 282 pages
...emotion, discovered that he himself was the subject of it. It said, in a strain of affecting simplicity, " The winds roared, and the rains fell. The poor white...bring him milk — no wife to grind his corn. Chorus — Let us pity the white man ; no mother has he," &c. Our traveller was much affected, and next morning...
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Tales of Travels in Central Africa: Including Denham and Clapperton's ...

William Joseph Snelling - 1831 - 158 pages
...they amused themselves with songs, in one of which Mr. Park was surprised to find himself the theme. " The winds roared, and the rains fell. The poor white...bring him milk, no wife to grind his corn. Chorus. Let us pity the white man — no mother has he." Such was the song, and Mr. Park was deeply affected...
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