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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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Introduction to the English Reader, Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and ...

Lindley Murray - 1831 - 156 pages
...of chorus. The air was sweet and plaintive, and the words, literally translated, were these. 13. " ' The winds roared and the rains fell. — The poor...bring him milk ; no wife to grind his corn. Chorus. Let us pity the white man : no mother has be to bring him milk ; no wife to grind his corn.''* * These...
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Introduction to the English Reader, Or A Selection of Pieces: In Prose and ...

Lindley Murray - 1831 - 168 pages
...of chorus. The ai.1 was sweet and plaintive, and the words, literally translated, were these. 13. " The winds roared, and the rains fell. The poor white...mother to bring him milk ; no wife to grind his corn. Chants. Let us pity the white man : No mother has he to bring him milk ; no wife to grind his corn."...
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Narrative of Discovery and Adventure in Africa: From the Earliest Ages to ...

Robert Jameson, James Wilson, Hugh Murray - 1831 - 359 pages
...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...has no mother to bring him milk, no wife to grind bis com. — Chorus — Let us pity the white man, no mother has he," <fcc. Our traveller was much...
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Introduction to the English Reader: Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and ...

Lindley Murray - 1831 - 150 pages
...the words, literally translated, were these. 13. " ' The •winds roared and the rains fell.—The poor white man, faint and weary, came and sat under...bring him milk; no wife to grind his corn. Chorus. Let us pity the white man : no mother has he to bring him milk; no wife to grind his corn.'* * These...
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Narrative of Discovery and Adventure in Africa: From the Earliest Ages to ...

Robert Jameson, James Wilson, Hugh Murray - 1833 - 359 pages
...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...mother to bring him milk, no wife to grind his corn. — Chyrus — Let us pity the white man, no mother has he," 'fec. Our traveller was much affected,...
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The Second Reader, Or Juvenile Companion

John Lauris Blake - 1833 - 260 pages
...sort of chorus. The air was sweet and plaintive, and the words, literally translated, were these: — "The winds roared, and the rains fell. The poor white...has no mother to bring him milk, no wife to grind him corn. Let us pity the white man; no mother has he to give him milk, no wife to grind him corn."...
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An Appeal in Favor of that Class of Americans Called Africans

Lydia Maria Child - 1833 - 232 pages
...air was sweet and plaintive, and the words, literally translated, were these : " The winds roar'd, and the rains fell ; The poor white man, faint and...mother to bring him milk ; No wife to grind his corn. "Let us pity the white man ; No mother has he to bring him milk, No wife to grind his corn." The reader...
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Literary and Theological Review, Volume 4

Leonard Woods, Charles D. Pigeon - 1837
...which they lightened by an extempore song, of which he gives the following as an exact translation. " The winds roared and the rains fell. — The poor...bring him milk ; no wife to grind his corn. Chorus. Let us pity the white man ; no mother has he to bring him milk. no wife to grind his corn." Park, vol....
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The Saturday Magazine ...

1835
...sort of chorus. The air was sweet and plaintive, and the words literally translated, were these : " 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." Trifling as this recital may appear to the reader,...
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The Life of Mungo Park. [The Preface Signed: H. B. With a Portrait and a Map.]

H. B. - 1835 - 314 pages
...sort of chorus. The air was sweet and plaintive, and the words literally translated were these ; — ' 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.' " It may easily be conceived that Park was deeply...
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