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Page 173 - I have seen all the works that are done under the sun; and, behold, all is vanity and vexation of spirit.
Page 113 - ... finish of earthly desires, the grave: look for the accomplishment of a higher and surer hope in that better land where sorrow entereth not; where sin hath no abiding place: where disappointment is unknown. Some such thoughts as these passed through the spinster's mind as she approached that " Palace," from whence, since last she had visited it, a coffin had been carried, a bride departed, a daughter banished.