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" Faintly as tolls the evening chime, Our voices keep tune, and our oars keep time. Soon as the woods on shore look dim We'll sing at St. Anne's our parting hymn. Row, brothers, row, the stream runs fast, The Rapids are near, and the daylight's past. "
The book of American pastimes: containing a history of the principal base ... - Page 152
by Charles A. Peverelly - 1866 - 556 pages
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The Sporting magazine; or Monthly calendar of the transactions of the turf ...

Sports & Recreation
...Anne, the patroness of the Canadian voyageurs, immortalized by Moore in those exquisite lines — " Faintly as tolls the evening chime, Our voices keep...tune, and our oars keep time. Soon as the woods on sliore look dim, We'll sing at St. Anne's our parting hymn." It was here the boatmen made confession,...
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Epistles, odes, and other poems

Thomas Moore - Poetry - 1806 - 306 pages
...him. A CANADIAN BOAT-SONG. WRITTEN ON THE RIVER ST. L4WRENCE\ ET REMIGEM CANTUS HORTATUR. Suintilian. FAINTLY as tolls the evening chime, Our voices keep tune and our oars keep time. 1 I wrote these words to an air, which our boat-men sung to us very frequently. The wind was so unfavourable,...
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Epistles, Odes, and Other Poems, Volume 2

Thomas Moore - Irish poetry - 1807
...that would receive us. But the magnificent scenery of the St. Lawrence repays all these difficulties. Soon as the woods on shore look dim, We'll sing at St. Ann's our parting hymn *. Our Voyageura had good voices, and sung perfectly in tune together. The original words of the air,...
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Melodies, Songs, Sacred Songs, and National Airs: Containing Several Never ...

Thomas Moore - Irish ballads and songs (English) - 1821 - 252 pages
...MOORE'S A CANADIAN BOAT SONG. WRITTEN ON THE RIVER ST. LAWRENCE.* Kt remigem cantus bortatur Quinftf ian. FAINTLY as tolls the evening chime, Our voices keep tune, and our oars keep time. * I wrote these words to an air which our boatmen sang to us very frequently. The wind was so unfavourable,...
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The Works of Thomas Moore: Epistles, odes, and other poems

Thomas Moore - History - 1823
...A CANADIAN BO AT-SONG. WRITTEN ON THE RIVER ST. -LAWRENCE. II KEMIGEM CAttTUS HORTATUH. QOIHTILIAS. FAINTLY as tolls the evening chime, Our voices keep tune and our oars keep time. * I wrote these words to an air which our boat-men sung to us very frequently. The wind was so unfavourable...
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Five years' residence in the Canadas: including a tour through part of the ...

Edward Allen Talbot - Canada - 1824 - 419 pages
...the St. Lawrence, endeavoured, a- he says, to harmonize this air, by writing the following stanzas : FAINTLY as tolls the evening chime, Our voices keep...as the woods on shore look dim, We'll sing at St. Anne's our parting hymn. Row, brothers, row ! the stream runs fast, . , The rapids are near, and the...
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Five Years' Residence in the Canadas, Volume 1

Edward Allen Talbot - Canada - 1824
...Lawrence, endeavoured, as he says, to harmonize this air, by writing the following stanzas : FAIXTLY as tolls the evening chime, Our voices keep tune,...as the woods on shore look dim, We'll sing at St. Anne's our parting hymn. Row, brothers, row ! the stream runs fast, The rapids are near, and the day-light's...
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The Works of Thomas Moore, Esq, Volume 2

Thomas Moore - Irish literature - 1825 - 6 pages
...! L A CANADIAN BOAT-SONG. WRITTEN ON THE RIVER ST. LAWRENCE.* ET REM1OEM CANTUS HORTATUR. i/iii ii as tolls the evening chime, Our voices keep tune and our oars keep time, * 1 wrote these words to an air, which our boatmen sung to us very frequently. The wind was so unfavourable,...
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The Works of Thomas Moore, Esq, Volume 3

Thomas Moore - Irish literature - 1825 - 6 pages
...! 1 A CANADIAN BOAT SONG. OS THE RIVER ST. LAWRENCE"" lilt remigcm eantus hortatur. — Qumttluxn. FAINTLY as tolls the evening chime, Our voices keep tune, and our oars keep i in * I wrote these words to an air which our bo? men sang to us very frequently. The wind was unfavourable...
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The poetical works of Thomas Moore

Thomas Moore - 1827
...tremble there ! A CANADIAN HOAT-SOXG. WRITTEN ON THE RIVER ST.El rrovjj<-m cumul liorleiur. (¿tUTI LU». FAINTLY as tolls the evening chime, Our voices keep tune and our oars keep time. ' I wrote ihnr word« to »n air which our boat-men ionj lo u« »*r» rri><|u«nilf. TUc wind «i»...
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