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" Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed, boundless sea, The silent grave ! Thither all earthly pomp and boast Roll, to be swallowed up and lost In one dark wave. Thither the mighty torrents stray, Thither the brook pursues its way, And tinkling... "
Outre-mer: a pilgrimage beyond the sea - Page 82
by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1835
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The Silent House

Edward Payson Tenney - 1876 - 156 pages
...lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed, boundless sea, The silent grave: Thither all empty pomp and boast Roll, to be swallowed up and lost In...poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still." 1 Kheyam ; eleventh ceutury. The death-sentence has passed on all men; and there is no partiality,...
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The Silent House

Edward Payson Tenney - 1876 - 156 pages
...in making the heads of kings and the feet of beggars.1 We may all sing the old Spanish song : — " Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed, boundless sea, The silent grave: Thither all empty pomp and boast Roll, to be swallowed up and lost In one dark wave. Thither the mighty torrents...
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Reprinted from the Revised ...

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1877 - 584 pages
...not decay ; Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that nnfathomed, boundless sea, The silent grave I Thither all earthly pomp and boast Roll, to be swallowed...poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still. I will not here invoke the throng Of orators and sons of song, The deathless few; Fiction entices and...
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - American poetry - 1877 - 375 pages
...pass away. Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfat homed, boundless sea, The silent grave I Thither all earthly pomp and boast Roll, to be swallowed...all are equal ; side by side The poor man and the sou of pride Lie calm and still. I will not here invoke the throng • Of orators and sons of song,...
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A Dictionary of Poetical Illustrations: Specially Selected with View to the ...

Robert Aitkin Bertram - English language - 1877 - 748 pages
...of peace about the change. 2290. LIFE. Way of OUR lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathom'd, ng may shield thee, and His feathers keep, Sustain thee living, or receive thee swallow'd up and lost In one dark wave. Thither the mighty torrents stray, Thither the brook pursues...
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The poetical works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Author's pocket-vol. ed

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1878
...not decay ; Fleeting as were the dreams of old, Remembered like a tale that's told, They pass away. Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed,...poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still. I will not here invoke the throng Of orators and sons of song, The deathless few : Fiction entices...
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Poetical Works

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1878
...not decay ; Fleeting as were the dreams of old, Remembered like a tale that 's told, They pass away. Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed,...are equal ; side by side The poor man and the son of prid» Lie calm and still. I will not here invoke the throng Of orators and sons of song, The deathless...
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1878 - 417 pages
...not decay ; Fleeting as were the dreams of old, Remembered like a tale that 's told, They pass away. Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed,...Thither all earthly pomp and boast Roll, to be swallowed u]i and lost In one dark wave. Thither the mighty torrents stray, Thither the brook pursues its way,...
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The Mercersburg Review, Volume 17

Theology - 1870
...man." All ages and distinctions are swallowed up, and lost in the same low and oblivious burial. " There all are equal. Side by side The poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still." The vanity of the race in this regard is generic. Sharing a common nature, we share also a common fate....
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Memorial Addresses on the Life and Character of Lewis V. Bogy, (a Senator ...

1878 - 97 pages
...of people, to the king upon his throne, to the peasant in his hut, to the wise and to the ignorant: Our lives are rivers gliding free To that unfathomed boundless sea, The silent grave. The lessons which the sepulcher imparts impress us with the momentous interests which cluster around...
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