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" And wi' the lave ilk merry morn Could rank my rig and lass, Still shearing, and clearing The tither stocked raw, Wi' claivers, an' haivers, Wearing the day awa : Ev'n then a wish, (I mind its power,) A wish that to my latest hour Shall strongly heave... "
Letters and Memoir of Her Own Life - Page 196
by Alison Cockburn, Thomas Craig-Brown, Robert Douglas - 1900 - 281 pages
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Revelation and the Ideal

George Angier Gordon - Revelation - 1913 - 427 pages
...million in the lines in which he reveals his young soul, " E' en then, a wish (I mind its pow'r), A wish that to my latest hour Shall strongly heave my breast, That I for poor auld Scotland's sake Some nsefu' plan or book could make, Or sing a sang at least." He toiled,...
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The meaning of prayer

Harry Emerson Fosdick - Prayer - 1915 - 196 pages
...wish (I mind its pow'r), A wish that to my latest hour Shall strongly heave my breast, That I for poor auld Scotland's sake Some usefu' plan or book could make, Or sing a song at least." Dominant desire gathers up the scattered faculties, concenters the mind, nerves the will, and drives...
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Carlyle's Essay on Burns: with selections from Burn's poems

Thomas Carlyle - 1896 - 122 pages
...the oblivion that was covering it ! These were early feelings, and they abode with him to the end: A wish (I mind its power), A wish, that to my latest hour Will strongly heave my breast, 10 That I, for poor auld Scotland's sake, Some useful plan or book...
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Robert Burns: How to Know Him

William Allan Neilson - 1917 - 332 pages
...(I mind its pow'r), A wish that from my latest hour Shall strongly heave my breast, That I for poor auld Scotland's sake Some usefu' plan or book could make, Or sing a sang at least. J So in the line of the Scottish "makers" we place him, the inheritor of the speech...
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Currents and Eddies in the English Romantic Generation

Frederick Erastus Pierce - English poetry - 1918 - 342 pages
...zeal for the honor of the Scottish borders." Burns only a few years before had hoped That I for poor auld Scotland's sake Some usefu' plan or book could make, Or sing a sang at least. At this time the Lake and Bristol authors were citizens of the world, critics of their...
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The Poems of Robert Burns: The Poet of Religion, Democracy, Brotherhood and Love

Robert Burns - English poetry - 1920 - 272 pages
...stocked raw, Wi' claivers and haivers, Wearing the day awa'. E'en then, a wish (I mind its pow'r), A wish that to my latest hour Shall strongly heave my breast, That I for poor auld Scotland's sake Some usefu' plan or book could make, Or sing a sang at least. 1 Written in...
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The Caledonian, Volume 16

1916
...yokin at the plough, An' though foughten sair enough. Tet unco prood to learn. 504 CALEDONIAN "Ev'n then a wish (I mind its power) A wish that to my latest...breast, That I for puir auld Scotland's sake, Some useful plan or beuk could make. Or sing a sang at least." That he did succeed in making "usefu" plans...
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The Caledonian, Volume 3

1903
...feeling which Burns has so beautifully expressed in the following: "E'en then a wish I mind it's power A wish that to my latest hour Shall strongly heave my heart, That I, for poor old Scotland's sake, Some useful plan or book could make, Or sing a song at...
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Robert Burns: The Critical Heritage

Donald A. Low - Reference - 1974 - 447 pages
...the oblivion that was covering it ! These were early feelings, and they abode with him to the end: A wish (I mind its power), A wish, that to my latest hour Will strongly heave my breast; That I, for poor auld Scotland's sake, Some useful plan or book could...
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Robert Burns: The Critical Heritage

Donald A. Low - Reference - 1974 - 447 pages
...the oblivion that was covering it ! These were early feelings, and they abode with him to the end: A wish (I mind its power), A wish, that to my latest hour Will strongly heave my breast; That I, for poor auld Scotland's sake, Some useful plan or book could...
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