What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
answered appearance arms asked baby beautiful began Bemroses better bible Book brother called CHAPTER child Claude Cloth continued cried Crown 8vo dark darling dear dear mamma Derby Derbyshire door enquired entered exclaimed eyes face fair Fanny feel fellow felt Frank girl give Guide hands happy hard hear heard heart Heaven hope Illustrated keep kind kiss knew knife leave live look mamma Mary mind Miss Winn morning mother neat neck Nellie never once opened papa passed placed poor pressed pretty Price quiet replied rest round saying seen sick side sister sitting sleep sobbed soon Spencer stood sure tears tell thimble thing thought told took tried troubled turned voice Waddles walk Wallis watching woman
Page 3 - And he look'd at her and said, " Bring the dress and put it on her, That she wore when she was wed.
Page 47 - If I am right, Thy grace impart, Still in the right to stay ; If I am wrong, oh, teach my heart To find that better way.
Page 23 - BETWEEN the dark and the daylight, When the night is beginning to lower, Comes a pause in the day's occupations, That is known as the Children's Hour. I hear in the chamber above me The patter of little feet, The sound of a door that is opened, And voices soft and sweet.
Page 10 - And shouted but once more aloud, "My father! must I stay?" While o'er him fast, through sail and shroud, The wreathing fires made way. They...
Page 58 - Died on his lips, and their motion revealed what his tongue would have spoken. Vainly he strove to rise ; and Evangeline, kneeling beside him, Kissed his dying lips, and laid his head on her bosom. Sweet was the light of his eyes ; but it suddenly sank into darkness, As when a lamp is blown out by a gust of wind at a casement.
Page 23 - Their graves are severed, far and wide, By mount, and stream, and sea. The same fond mother bent at night O'er each fair sleeping brow ; She had each folded flower in sight — Where are those dreamers now...