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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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The History of the Condition of Women, in Various Ages and Nations, Volume 1

Lydia Maria Child - 1835 - 306 pages
...seeing a white man. As they worked, they sung an extempore song, of which the traveller was the subject. 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 to bring him milk, No wife to grind his corn. The air...
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The History of the Condition of Women, in Various Ages and Nations, Volume 1

Lydia Maria Child - 1835 - 306 pages
...seeing a white man. As they worked, they sung an extempore song, of which the traveller was the subject. The winds roared, and the rains fell ; The poor white...man, faint and weary, Came and sat under our tree. j He has no mother to bring him milk, No wife to grind his corn. CHORUS. Let us pity the white man...
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A Twelvemonth's Residence in the West Indies: During the ..., Volume 1

Richard Robert Madden - 1835
...the moment : "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 a tree. He has no mother to bring him milk, No wife to grind him oorn. CHORUS. Let us pity the white...
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Exemplary and Instructive Biography: For the Study of Youth

Exemplary and instructive biography - 1836 - 334 pages
...joining in a 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. &c. Trifling as this recital may appear to...
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Introduction to The English Reader, Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and ...

Lindley Murray - 1836 - 248 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...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.'* Trifling...
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An Appeal in Favor of that Class of Americans Called Africans

Lydia Maria Child - 1836 - 216 pages
...The 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...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." The reader...
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The travels of Richard and John Lander, into the interior of Africa, for the ...

Robert Huish - 1836 - 782 pages
...the words, literally translated, were as follow : " Tiie winds roared, and the rains fell; I in- poor white man, faint and weary, came and sat under...bring him milk no wife to grind his corn. CHORUS. Let us pit; the white man, no mot-ier lias . " ic. This circumstance was, to Mr. Par' , affecting in...
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An Appeal in Favor of that Class of Americans Called Africans

Lydia Maria Child - 1836 - 216 pages
...translated, were these : " The winds roar'd, and the nuns fell ; The poor white man, faint and weary, Cuino and sat under our tree. He has no mother to bring him milk ; No wife to grind his com. CHORUS. " Let us pity the white man ; No mother has he to bring him milk, No wife to grind his...
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"Liberty": The Image and Superscription on Every Coin Issued by the United ...

Julius Rubens Ames - 1837 - 231 pages
...The 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. CHORDS. " Let us pity the white man ; No mother has he to bring him milk. No wife to grind his corn."...
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"Liberty": The Image and Superscription on Every Coin Issued by the United ...

Julius Rubens Ames - 1837 - 231 pages
...The 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. CHORDS. " Let us pity the white man ; No mother has he to bring him milk. No wife to grind his corn."...
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