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" Far away in the cot on the mountain. His musket falls slack, — his face, dark and grim, Grows gentle with memories tender, As he mutters a prayer for the children asleep, — For their mother, — may Heaven defend her... "
The Story of the Twenty-first Regiment, Connecticut Volunteer Infantry ... - Page 393
by United States. Army. Connecticut Infantry Regiment, 21st - 1900 - 498 pages
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song

Charlotte Fiske Bates - American poetry - 1832 - 882 pages
...tremulous sigh, as the gentle nightwind Through the foreatrleaves softly is creeping; While the stars up above, with their glittering eyes, Keep guard —...There's only the sound of the lone sentry's tread An he tramps from the rock to the fountain, And thinks of the two in the low trundle-bed, Far away...
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Southern Literary Messenger, Volume 37

1863
...slowly is creeping. While the stars up above, with their glittering eyes, Keep guard o'er the army while sleeping. There's only the sound of the lone sentry's tread, As he tramps from the rock to the гонмtain, And thinks of the t*o on the low trundle bed Far away in the cot on the mountain. His...
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The Wisconsin Farmer, Volume 14

Agriculture - 1862
...tremulous sijih, aa the gentle night winde Through the forest leaves softly is creeping; While stars up above, with their glittering eyes Keep guard — for the army is sleeping. There'« only the sound of the lone sentry's tread, As he tramps from the rock U> the fountain ; And...
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An Errand to the South in the Summer of 1862

William Wyndham Malet - Southern States - 1863 - 312 pages
...tremulous sigh of the gentle night wind Through the forest-leaves slowly is creeping : While the stars up above, with their glittering eyes, Keep guard —...from the rock to the fountain, And thinks of the two on the low trundle-bed, Far away in the cot on the mountain : His musket falls slack — his face,...
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POETICAL PEN-PICTURES OF THE WAR: SELECTED FROM OUR UNION POETS.

J HENRY HAYWARD. - 1863
...forest-leaves softly is creeping \ While stars up above, with their glittering eyes, Keep guard—for the army is sleeping. There's only the sound of the...to the fountain, And thinks of the two in the low trundle-bed, Far away in the cot on the mountain. His musket falls back—his face, dark and grim,...
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The Intermediate Reader: For the Use of Schools : with an Introductory ...

George Stillman Hillard - Readers (Elementary) - 1843 - 246 pages
...tremulous sigh, as the gentle night wind Through the forest leaves softly is creeping, While stars up above, with their glittering eyes, Keep guard — for the army is sleeping. 5. There 'a only the sound of the lone sentry's3 tread, As he tramps from the rock to the fountain...
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An errand to the South in the summer of 1862

William Wyndham Malet - Southern States - 1863 - 312 pages
...tremulous sigh of the gentle night wind Through the forest-leaves slowly is creeping : While the stars up above, with their glittering eyes, Keep guard — for the army is sleeping. m. There's only the sound of the lone sentry's tread, As he tramps from the rock to the fountain, And...
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LYRICS OF LOYALTY

FRANK MOORE - 1864
...tremulous sigh, as the gentle night-wind Through the forest leaves softly is creeping ; While stars up above, with their glittering eyes, Keep guard —...to the fountain, And thinks of the two in the low trundle-bed, Par away in the cot on the mountain. His musket falls slack, — his face, dark and grim,...
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Poetical Pen-pictures of the War: Selected from Our Union Poets

American poetry - 1864 - 400 pages
...tremulous sigh, as the gentle night-wind Through the forest-leaves softly is creeping ; While stars up above, with their glittering eyes, Keep guard —...to the fountain, And thinks of the two in the low trundle-bed, Far away in the cot on the mountain. Ilia musket falls back — his face, dark and grim,...
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Pen-pictures of the war: Lyrics, incidents, and sketches of the rebellion ...

United States - 1864 - 344 pages
...tremulous sigh, as the gentle night- wind Through the forest leaves softly is creeping ; While stars up above, with their glittering eyes, Keep guard —...to the fountain, And thinks of the two in the low trundle-bed, Far away in the cot on the mountain. His musket falls slack, — his face, dark and grim,...
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