The Silver Cord and the Golden Bowl

Paperback | February 8, 2012

byGrace Adele Pierce

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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.1901 Excerpt: ... An Imitation. 119 an Imitation. (A youthful poem composed on the death of a friend.) When winter drear has worn away, And summer days are come again, Then every night upon the glen, Then every night the shadow men, With ladies trimly dight and gay, Will trip to South-wind's roundelay; And, in deep nooks, will garlands lay;--When summer days are come again. But tho' the winter wears away And summer days do waken then; One footstep ne'er will sound again, One voice ne'er will answer when I call thro' all the grassy way. One shadow, stretching dark and gray, The sunny hours will dim for aye; Tho' summer days do come again. TWO POEMS. WRITTEN FOR THE OLD SCHOOL--CHAM-BERLAIN. Class Song of Cbamberlain, 1891. (Air--' Lauriger Horatius.") Wake, ye voices of the hills--Sweetest echoes rally! Wake, ye slumbrous wind that fills Meadow land and valley! Cho. "Wake, and bear abroad our song: Ere old ties we sever, We would swell the chorus strong--Chamberlain forever! Spirit of the future years, Beck'ning still before us; What know we of boding fears--Shadows hov'ring o'er us! Cho. In the present is our song: Ere old ties we sever, We would swell the chorus strong--Chamberlain forever! Two Poems. 121 Shall we ever see again These familiar faces? God, alone, He knoweth when, Knoweth times and places. Cho. So we'll sing our parting song: Ere old ties we sever, We would swell the chorus strong--Chamberlain forever! Seal of coming years in store We must leave unbroken; Only days now gone before, Take we as our token. Cho. In the present is our song: Ere old ties we sever, We would swell the chorus strong--Chamberlain forever! TTwoScore U?ears. READ AT CHAUTAUQUA, 1892. Fresh is the world and green these fields again; Green for the fortieth time since summer rain And winter...

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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.1901 Excerpt: ... An Imitation. 119 an Imitation. (A youthful poem composed on the death of a friend.) When winter drear has worn away, And summer...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:20 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.04 inPublished:February 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:021737140X

ISBN - 13:9780217371407

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