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" narrow bed, And smoothed down his lonely pillow, That the foe and the stranger would tread o'er his head And we far away on the billow. Lightly they'll talk of the spirit that's gone, And o'er his cold ashes upbraid him, But nothing he'll reck if they... "
Cobb's New North American Reader, Or, Fifth Reading Book: Containing Great ... - Page 186
by Lyman Cobb - 1853 - 432 pages
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 95, Part 2; Volume 138

Early English newspapers - 1825
...of the .¿IITit diot's gene, And o!sr his eold ashes upbraid hI.— But little he'll reck, iftheykt him sleep on In the grave, where a Briton has laid him. “But halfofourheavy task was done, When the cluck struck die hour for returning; And we beard the...
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Accepted Addresses; Or, Proemium Poetarum: To which are Added, Macbeth ...

Parodies - 1813 - 195 pages
...gazed on the face of the dead, And we bitterly thought of the morrow. We thought as we hollowed his narrow bed, And smoothed down his lonely pillow, That...cold ashes upbraid him; But nothing he'll reck, if they'll let him sleep on In the grave where a Briton has laid him. But half of our heavy task was done,...
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The American Monthly Magazine and Critical Review, Volume 1

H. Biglow, Orville Luther Holley - 1817
...thought of the morrow. And smoothed down his lonely pillow, We thought, as we hollowed his narrow bed, That the foe and the stranger would tread o'er his...him, But nothing he'll reck if they let him sleep on lu the grave where a Britoa has laid him. But half of our heavy tjsk was done, When the clock toll'd...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 1

1817
...pillow. o'er his head, And we far away on the billow. But nothing he'll reck, if they let him sleep Lightly they'll talk of the spirit that's gone, And o'er his cold ashes upbraid him. on In the grave where a Briton has laid him. And we heard bythedistantandrandom gun, That the foe was...
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Annual Register, Volume 59

Edmund Burke - History - 1818
...the morrow. We thought, as we hollowed his narrow bed, And smoothd (lown his lonely pillow, r1¿hnt the foe and the stranger would tread o'er his head,...they let him sleep on In the grave where a Briton h¿s laid ¿ilm¿ But half of our heavy task was done, When the clock toll'd the hour for retiring¿...
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An Historical and Critical Account of a Grand Series of National Medals

James Mudie - Medals - 1820 - 151 pages
...his rest With his martial cloak around him ! We thought, as we hollow'd, his narrow bed, And smooth'd down his lonely pillow, That the foe and the stranger...sleep on, In the grave where a Briton has laid him. Slowly and sadly we laid him down From the field of his fame fresh and gory; We carv'd not a line—we...
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British melodies, extracts from the modern poets [signed J.H.R.].

British melodies - 1820
...bed, And siuuotii'd down his lonely pillow, That the foe am! the stranger would tread o'er his head, Lightly they'll talk of the spirit that's gone. And...sleep on In the grave where a Briton has laid him. But half of oiir heavy task was done, When the clock toll'd the hour for retiring; And we heard by...
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Beauties of the Scottish poets, or Harp of Renfrewshire, a collection of ...

Renfrew county - 1821
...his narrow bed, And smooth'd down his lowly pillow, TTiat the foe and tlie stranger would tread on his head, And we far away on the billow. Lightly they'll...that's gone, And o'er his cold ashes upbraid him, But notliing he'll reck if they let him sleep on, In the grave where a Briton has laid him. But half our...
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Selections, from Several Literary Works: Comprising The Declaration of ...

Thomas O'Connor - English literature - 1824 - 153 pages
...steadily gazed on the face of And we bitterly thought of \.V\e SELECTIONS. We thought as we hollowed his narrow bed, And smoothed down his lonely pillow, That...they let him sleep on, In the grave where a Briton hath laid him. But half of our heavy task was done, When the clock told the hour for retiring, And...
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The soldier's companion, or Martial recorder, consisting of biography ...

Soldier - 1824
...gazed on the face of the dead, And we bitterly thought of the morrow. We thought as we hollowed his narrow bed, And smoothed down his lonely pillow, That...reck if they let him sleep on, In the grave where a Rriton has laid him. But hulf of our heavy task was done, When the clock toll'd the hour for retiring,...
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