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" Just when we are safest, there's a sunset-touch, A fancy from a flower-bell, some one's death, A chorus-ending from Euripides,— And that's enough for fifty hopes and fears As old and new at once as nature's self, To rap and knock and enter in our soul... "
Lippincott's Monthly Magazine: A Popular Journal of General Literature - Page 212
1887
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The Christian remembrancer; or, The Churchman's Biblical, ecclesiastical ...

1856
...we've gained is, that belief, As unbelief before, shakes us by fits, Confounds us like its predecessor. Where's The gain ? how can we guard our unbelief,...the problem here. Just when we are safest, there's a sunset-touch, A fancy from a flower-bell, some one's death, A chorus-ending from Euripides,— And...
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Men and women

Robert Browning, Edwin Markham - 1856 - 351 pages
...'ve gained is, that belief, As unbelief before, shakes us by fits, Confounds us like its predecessor. Where's The gain ? how can we guard our unbelief,...us ? — the problem here. Just when we are safest, there 'sa sunset-touch, A fancy from a flower-bell, some one's death, A chorus-ending from Euripides,...
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The Christian Remembrancer, Volume 31

William Scott, Francis Garden, James Bowling Mozley - Christianity - 1856
...we've gained is, that belief, As unbelief before, shakes us by fits, Confounds us like its predecessor. Where's The gain ? how can we guard our unbelief, Make it bear fruit to us?—the problem here. Just when we are safest, there's a sunset-touch, A fancy from a flower-bell,...
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MEN AND WOMEN

ROBERT BROWNING. - 1863
...is, that belief, As unbelief before, shakes us by fits, Confounds us like its predecessor. Where 's The gain ? how can we guard our unbelief, Make it...us ? — the problem here. Just when we are safest, there 'sa sunset-touch, A fancy from a flower-bell, some one's death, A chorus-ending from Euripides,...
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Selections from the poetical works of Robert Browning [ed. by J. Forster and ...

Robert Browning - 1863
...we've gained is, that belief, As unbelief before, shakes us by fits, Confounds us like its predecessor. Where's The gain ? how can we guard our unbelief, Make it bear fruit to us t — the problem here. Just when we are safest, there's a sunset-touch, A fancy from a flower-bell,...
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The Religious Magazine and Monthly Review, Volume 47

Unitarianism - 1872
...most secure in his unbelief, there flits across his soul a subtle something, — " A sunset-touch, A fancy from a flower-bell, some one's death, A chorus-ending from Euripides," And all the forces of the man's nature vibrate, quiver in response, and throne again on its abandoned altar...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Browning ...: Pauline. Paracelsus. Strafford. 1872

Robert Browning - 1872
...we've gained is, that belief, As unbelief before, shakes us by fits, Confounds us like its predecessor. Where's The gain? how can we guard our unbelief, Make...the problem here. Just when we are safest, there's a sunset-touch, A fancy from a flower-bell, some one's death, A chorus-ending from Euripides,— And...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 7; Volume 122

1874
...sophistry, and one true one — that which asserts the frequent shallowness of religious unbelief : — Just when we are safest, there's a sunset touch, A fancy from a flower bell, some one's death, A Chorus ending from Euripides, — And that's enough for fifty hopes...
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Selections from the Poetical Works of Robert Browning: Second Series

Robert Browning - 1880 - 371 pages
...is, that belief, As unbelief before, shakes us by fits, Confounds us like its predecessor. Where 's The gain ? how can we guard our unbelief, Make it...us ? — the problem here. Just when we are safest, there 'sa sunset-touch, A fancy from a flower-bell, some one's death, A chorus-ending from Euripides,...
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A bibliography of Robert Browning, from 1833-1881, Issues 1-3

1881 - 174 pages
...or affection on earth has an import for eternity through its influence on an individual's soul, *• a sunset- touch. A fancy from a flower-bell, some...one's death, A chorus-ending from Euripides ; " and with a chorus-ending from Euripides I conclude, as expressing a truth that Browning has ever in view...
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