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" He digged a pit, He digged it deep, He digged it for his brother, But through his sin, He did fall in The pit he digged for t "
Uncle Terry: A Story of the Maine Coast - Page 43
by Charles Clark Munn - 1900 - 365 pages
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The Juvenile companion, and Sunday-school hive [afterw.] The Sunday school ...

1871
...refers to a wicked man who has evil designs against another, which God does not permit him to carry out. He digged a pit; He digged it deep ; He digged it for his brother. But for his sin, He did fall in The pit he digged-for t' other. Although this verse is...
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The Golden Hour

Moncure Daniel Conway - Slavery - 1862 - 160 pages
...that your successor could be. Our fathers had a good old version of a Psalm which ran thus : " He digged a pit, He digged it deep, He digged it for his brother, But through his sin, He did fall in The pit he digged for t' other." Would it not be poetic...
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Notes and Queries

Questions and answers - 1864
...contributors inform me who was the author of the following stanza, and in what book it may be found ? " He digged a pit. He digged it deep. He digged it for big brother ; But through his sin He did foil in The pit he digg'd for t'other." THOMAS CRAGGS. West...
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hearing

1869
...I once heard the learned, chairman of this board quote in an argument at the Sullivan county bar : "He digged a pit; He digged it deep; He digged it for his brother; For this his sin He did fall iu The pit he dug for t'other." 10 ARGUMENT OF HON. MASON...
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Proceedings of the Grafton and Cos County Bar Association, New ..., Volume 3

Grafton and Cos Bar Association - Law - 1898
...with a quotation from Sternhold and Hopkins, emphasized by the pointing of his Impressive finger: " He digged a pit, he digged it deep, He digged it for his brother. For his great sin, he did fall in That pit he digged for 'tother." I doubt whether Mr....
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The Western Medical Reporter, Volume 12

Medicine - 1890
...bray of the ass, strike one simultaneously as an uncanny combination of foul stench and discord. " He digged a pit, he digged it deep, He digged it for his brother ; For his great sin he did fall in, The pit he digged for t'other." L. The Medical Mirror....
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Stories of Old Rome

Mara Louise Pratt-Chadwick - Rome - 1896 - 314 pages
...often to turn back upon the very ones 'who make them. Did you ever hear the quaint old verse ? " He digged a pit, He digged it deep, He digged it for his brother; But for his sin He did fall in The pit he digged for 'tother." There is, I fancy, " more...
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Things wise and otherwise

Charles Wesley Biddle - History - 1900 - 287 pages
...suddenly dampened by the treacherous pool, suggesting, with slight variations, the old quatrain, " He digged a pit, he digged it deep, He digged it for his brother ; But for his sin, he tumbled in The pit he digged for t'other." But the Devil's Den, like...
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The Bar: West Virginia, Volume 9

Law - 1902
...the jury but pointing to the defendant, he repeated from his favorite authors, Sterahold and Hopkins: He digged a pit, he digged it deep, He digged it for his brother, By his great sin, he did fall in The pit he digged for t'other. And so it proved. The...
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The movement for statehood, 1845-1846, Volume 26

Milo Milton Quaife - Wisconsin - 1918 - 545 pages
...setting for each other, and put him in mind of a stanza in an ancient version of the psalms of David. "He digged a pit, he digged it deep, "He digged it for his brother, "And for his sin, he did fall in, The pit he digged for t'other." He should not discuss...
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