Our Moral, Social And Political Evils; Their Cause And The Remedy

Paperback | February 5, 2012

byBernhard Koenig

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1900. Excerpt: ...-6 'Come back to your senses, you men of this land, It's time, believe me, or yom freedom will stand No longer as bright as your forefathers thought, When they, with their blood, from England it bought. Look now at your best, at your bluest of blood. They surely think, they are nearer to God Than you that by thrift and the sweat of his brow, Will work and earn bread with shovel or plow. No longer you command their love and esteem, They look upon you in the eye that gleam, That drives the blood in uproarious waves To the cheeks of all men, that are no knaves. No longer you are the same kind of man Than those that have gold and claim noble clan Way back to old ages, when their forefather was--A peddler, or merchant, but--never an ass. Look at these men--quite English--you know, Who study a life of how to bow low; And monkey "patricians," that never should live, Because they can "take," but seldom will give. 3. Koenig Nearer and nearer by the trend of the times Hear we the sound of freedom's sweet chimes; The air waves carry forth the great Marsellaise. That sounds through the world in liberty's praise. The masses throw down the yoke of the Trust, Light breaks the darkness; gold looks like rust;-Spirits of might rise way above all, And the "Sons of the Free" rise quick to their call. Beware, you tyrants, upstarts, and thieves, The sweep of revolution that nothing you leaves, And fearful the reckoning with wrongdoers will be, The judgment simple: "The rope and a tree." That is as true as a God is above, Righteous and just and great in his love For all that believe, that the earth is his gift, And that no one his work on another must shift. When equal the work, the duty and task; Servility crushed and Faith without masque, Then, and only then, holds liberty swa...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1900. Excerpt: ...-6 'Come back to your senses, you men of this land, It's time, believe me, or yom freedom will stand No longer as bright as you...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:24 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.05 inPublished:February 5, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217525261

ISBN - 13:9780217525268

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