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Memories of Many Men in Many Lands: An Autobiography (Classic Reprint)
Francis E. Clark
No preview available - 2015
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Page 76 - OFTEN I think of the beautiful town That is seated by the sea ; Often in thought go up and down The pleasant streets of that dear- old town, And my youth comes back to me. And a verse of a Lapland song Is haunting my memory still : " A boy's will is the wind's will, And the thoughts of youth are long, long thoughts.
Page 486 - The Lord of hosts hath purposed it, To stain the pride of all glory, And to bring into contempt all the honourable of the earth.
Page 62 - Iron sharpeneth iron ; so a man sharpeneth the countenance of his friend.
Page 486 - Who hath taken this counsel against Tyre, the crowning city, whose merchants are princes, whose traffickers are the honorable of the earth...
Page 76 - The pleasant streets of that dear old town, And my youth comes back to me. And a verse of a Lapland song Is haunting my memory still : " A boy's will is the wind's will, And the thoughts of youth are long, long thoughts. " I can see the shadowy lines of its trees, And catch, in sudden gleams, The sheen of the far-surrounding seas, And islands that were the Hesperides Of all my boyish dreams. And the burden of that old song, It murmurs and whispers still : " A boy's will is the wind's will, And the...
Page 655 - Those that be planted in the house of the Lord shall flourish in the courts of our God. They shall still bring forth fruit in old age; they shall be fat and flourishing; To show that the Lord is upright: he is my rock, and there is no unrighteousness in him.
Page 404 - The Lord is the portion of mine inheritance and of my cup: Thou maintainest my lot. The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant places; yea, I have a goodly heritage.
Page 688 - Trusting in the Lord Jesus Christ for strength, I promise him that I will strive to do whatever he would like to have me do...
Page 504 - Thy pardon, Father, I beseech, In this my prayer if I offend : One something sees beyond his reach From childhood to his journey's end. My wife, our little boy Aignan, Have travelled even to Narbonne : My grandchild has seen Perpignan, And I have not seen Carcassonne, And I have not seen Carcassonne ! So crooned one day, close by Limoux, A peasant double-bent with age. "Rise up, my friend," said I : "with you I'll go upon this pilgrimage.