Lovers and Thinkers: A Novel (Google eBook)

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Carleton, 1865 - 287 pages
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Page 173 - I loved you, Evelyn, all the while ! My heart seemed full as it could hold ; There was place and to spare for the frank young smile, And the red young mouth, and the hair's young gold. So, hush, — I will give you this leaf to keep : See, I shut it inside the sweet cold hand ! There, that is our secret: go to sleep! You will wake, and remember, and understand.
Page 3 - Tho' many a light shall darken, and many shall weep For those that are crushed in the clash of jarring claims, Yet God's just wrath shall be wreaked on a giant liar ; And many a darkness into the light shall leap, And shine in the sudden making of splendid names, And noble thought be freer under the sun, And the heart of a people beat with one desire...
Page 91 - ... aux fautes de sentiment, à ces fautes dans lesquelles on se sacrifie presque toujours aux autres? Les hommes frivoles sont très-capables de devenir habiles dans la direction de leurs propres intérêts ; car, dans tout ce qui s'appelle la science politique de la vie privée, comme...
Page 79 - But they were near her father's house, and she did not speak again until they had reached her own room, where they went to dispose of their street apparel.

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