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Scenes of Joy and Woe: Scene First, the Blessed Apparition (1842)
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ambient amid ancholy art thou beams beauty became Bedford Square beheld beneath blessed bower bright Chenies Street child Church Churchvale churchyard circumstances clouds cold dane dark dead dear DeAR JEssie death deep deep thought delight departed deserts and wildernesses early youth earth earthly eastern deserts Edward Haldane Eliza emblem eternal eyes feelings felt flowers gazed girl glory ground Haldane's mind hand happy happy days heart heaven holy hour human Jessie Medwyn Jessie's joy and woe joyful knew length light little Jessie loch lonely look Lord loveliness melancholy Miss Medwyn Miss Medwyn's grave moon morning mortal nature never night object once panion past path pure remembered sake scene seemed shade shone shore sister smile soul spirit stood strange summer tain tears thee things thou thought trees vale voice walk weep wonders young
Page 10 - exclaim—" Great and marvellous are thy works, Lord God Almighty; just and true are thy ways, thou King of saints. Who shall not fear thee, O Lord, and glorify thy name ?
Page 70 - After thy loving-kindness, Lord, Have mercy upon me : For thy compassions great, blot out All mine iniquity. Me cleanse from sin, and throughly wash From mine iniquity: For my transgressions I confess ; My sin I ever see.
Page 5 - Mystery of mysteries, Faintly smiling Adeline, Scarce of earth, nor all divine, Nor unhappy nor at rest.
Page 52 - We have loved with earth's excess— Past is now that weariness ! We have known the dreamer's woes— All is now one bright repose
Page 19 - Fairer and brighter far to him whose youth they charmed and illumined, than any eyes that shall ever more gaze on the flowers of earth, or the stars of heaven.
Page 11 - Haldane's youth was altogether of an uncommon character. Outwardly, indeed, there had not been, till of late years, many unwonted protuberances on his path, but there was that within him which lent a strange colouring to circumstances, which in themselves seemed nothing more than the most ordinary
Page 13 - some other flower arose to supply her place !—and sometimes a strange thought passed over Haldane's mind—" Was it possible he could love his own child better ?" In one sense, Jessie was indeed his child, and in a sense highly exalted ; she was his spiritual