Passion-flowers

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Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1854 - American poetry - 187 pages
 

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Page 106 - My lip will falter, but my prisoned heart Springs forth to measure its faint pulse with thine. Thou art to me most like a royal guest Whose travels bring him to some lowly roof Where simple rustics spread their festal fare, And, blushing, own it is not good enough. Bethink thee, then, whene'er thou com'st to me From high emprise and noble toil to, rest, My thoughts are weak and trivial matched with thine ; But the poor mansion offers thee its best.
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Page 150 - His Western home : Bear Him as in procession. And lay Him solemnly Where, through weary night and morning, He shall bear me company. The name I bear is other Than that I bore by birth ; And I've given life to children, Who'll grow and dwell on earth...

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