Eighteen Years in Uganda & East Africa, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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Edward Arnold, 1908 - Africa, British East
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Page 110 - With aching hands and bleeding feet We dig and heap, lay stone on stone ; We bear the burden and the heat Of the long day, and wish 'twere done. Not till the hours of light return, All we have built do we discern.
Page 131 - Your comrades chase e'en now the fliers, And, but for you, possess the field. For while the tired waves, vainly breaking, Seem here no painful inch to gain, Far back, through creeks and inlets making, Comes silent, flooding in, the main. And not by eastern windows only, When daylight comes, comes in the light; In front, the sun climbs slow, how slowly, But westward, look, the land is bright.
Page 274 - One God, one law, one element, And one far-off divine event, To which the whole creation moves.
Page 82 - LORD, it belongs not to my care Whether I die or live; To love and serve Thee is my share, And this Thy grace must give.
Page 69 - twas an unimaginable sight ! Clouds, mists, streams, watery rocks and emerald turf, Clouds of all tincture, rocks and sapphire sky, Confused, commingled, mutually inflamed, Molten together, and composing thus, Each lost in each, that marvellous array Of temple, palace, citadel, and huge Fantastic pomp of structure without name, In fleecy folds voluminous, enwrapped.
Page 62 - Of the lonely belfry and the dead; For suddenly all his thoughts are bent On a shadowy something far away, Where the river widens to meet the bay, A line of black that bends and floats...
Page 296 - Which alone spreadeth out the heavens, and treadeth upon the waves of the sea.
Page 23 - Thou wast their rock, their fortress, and their might; Thou, Lord, their captain in the well-fought fight; Thou in the darkness drear their one true light: Alleluia! O may thy soldiers, faithful, true, and bold, Fight as the saints who nobly fought of old, And win, with them, the victor's crown of gold: Alleluia! O blest communion, fellowship divine! We feebly struggle, they in glory shine; Yet all are one in thee, for all are thine: Alleluia!
Page 239 - A new commandment I give unto you, that ye love one another ; even as I have loved you, that ye also love one another.
Page 313 - Therefore I say unto you, All things whatsoever ye pray and ask for, believe that ye have received them, and ye shall have them.

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