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aching awhile baby beneath blessed Bobby bonny bright brow calm cheek churchyard comfort die cottage home dark day by day dear child dreary moor earnest ee cry eyes face faint father flesh is weak flock forgot fret Friend gentle Give Me thy gleaners glorious gone Granny happy Happy Land head hear heaven heavenly hills hour by hour Jesus Christ Johnny kind knew labourer lamb learnt to know little Nelly little Rosie Looking forward Lord loves ye morning star mossy mother's grave mother's knee murmured low Nelly talked Nelly's nestling night o'er old dame old woman pale pallor passed Pastor Pastor's peace Poor child prayer round sank Saviour's love seemed shady Shepherd shone smiled softly soon soothe soul speak spoke sure sweet tall firs tears tell Thee Thou thought Thy shoulder told turned Twas Christmas Eve voice wandering watched weary wild woke
Page 8 - Forgive, blest shade, the tributary tear, That mourns thy exit from a world like this ; Forgive the wish that would have kept thee here, And stayed thy progress to the seats of bliss • No more confined to grov'ling scenes of night, No more a tenant pent in mortal clay, Now should we rather hail thy glorious flight, And trace thy journey to the realms of day.
Page 9 - It must be so — our father Adam's fall And disobedience, brought this lot on all. All die in him — but hopeless should we be, Blest Revelation, were it not for thee. Hail, glorious Gospel ! heavenly light, whereby We live with comfort, and with comfort die ; And view beyond this gloomy scene, the tomb, A life of endless happiness to come.