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" Work - work work Till the brain begins to swim! Work - work - work Till the eyes are heavy and dim! Seam , and gusset , and band , Band , and gusset , and seam , Till over the buttons I fall asleep, And sew them on in a dream! "O men with sisters dear!... "
Voices of the true-hearted - Page 249
by John Greenleaf Whittier, Park Benjamin, James Thomas Fields, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, William Cullen Bryant, James Russell Lowell - 1846 - 288 pages
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英美名詩一百首

American poetry - 1993 - 395 pages
...並從事雌刻。 詩畝創作包括竹e , PJeo o / ! he 打idsu 吋伙rFoir 屯斗工卜Bri 心eo / Si 切匕 Till the brain begins to swim; Work @ work @ work...buttons I fall asleep, And sew them on in a dream! "O! Men with Sisters dear! O! Men! with Mothers and Wives! It is not linen you're wearing out, But...
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The Films of D. W. Griffith

Scott Simmon - Performing Arts - 1993 - 179 pages
...Biograph Bulletin for The Song of the Shirt leads off with lines taken from the middle of Hood's poem: O! Men, with Sisters dear! O! Men! with Mothers and Wives!...linen you're wearing out But human creatures' lives! As was Griffith's habit, the characters and motifs of popular nineteenthcentury "domestic" women novelists...
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Quilt Culture: Tracing the Pattern

Cheryl B. Torsney, Judy Elsley - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 197 pages
...14 Thomas Hood's "Song of the Shirt" movingly captured their plight: Oh men, with sisters dear! Oh men, with mothers and wives! It is not linen you're wearing out, But human creatures' lives! Stitch—stitch—stitch! In poverty, hunger, and dirt, Sewing at once, with a double thread, A shroud...
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The Brontës: The Critical Heritage

Miriam Farris Allott - Reference - 1974 - 475 pages
...manufactory; let them think of the thousands to whom poor Hood's immortal song will apply, Work ! work work ! Seam, and gusset, and band Band, and gusset, and seam...over the buttons I fall asleep, And sew them on in a dieam. And then let them consider, whether it does not require excitants somewhat 'above proof strength'...
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Putting Popular Music in Its Place

Charles Hamm - Music - 1995 - 390 pages
Essays on the context of popular music and its interrelationships with politics and ideology.
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Textual Intervention: Critical and Creative Strategies for Literary Studies

Rob Pope - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1995 - 213 pages
...of dolorous pitch She sang the 'Song of the Shirt'. [. . .] 'Work - work work Till the hrain hegins to swim: Work - work - work Till the eyes are heavy and dim! Seam, and gusset, and hand, Band, and gusset, and seam. Till over the hunons I fall asleep, And sew them on in a dream! (Thomas...
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Who We are: Our Dignity as Human : a Neo-evangelical Theology

Paul King Jewett - Religion - 1996 - 487 pages
...Roman navy or the men and women of today who work on the assembly lines and sew in the sweatshops. O men, with sisters dear! O men, with mothers and wives!...linen you're wearing out, But human creatures' lives. Stitch-stitch-stitch In poverty and dirt, — Sewing at once, with a double thread, A shroud as well...
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Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - Reference - 1998 - 669 pages
...the Rhine Holland ... lies so low they're only saved by being dammed. 4742 'The Song of the Shirt' O! ie 4717 4743 'The Song of the Shirt' Oh! God! that bread should be so dear, And flesh and blood so cheap!...
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Book of Humorous Quotations

Connie Robertson - Humor - 1998 - 400 pages
From Oscar Wilde's witty observation in Lady Windermere's Fan that 'I can resist everything except temptation', to Zsa Zsa Gabor's admission that 'I know nothing about sex ...
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