The Oppidan

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C. Scribner's Sons, 1922 - 365 pages
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Page 360 - The voice of thy thunder was heard round about : the lightnings shone upon the ground ; the earth was moved, and shook withal.
Page 344 - HERACLITUS THEY told me, Heraclitus, they told me you were dead ; They brought me bitter news to hear and bitter tears to shed. I wept as I remembered, how often you and I Had tired the sun with talking and sent him down the sky. And now that thou art lying, my dear old Carian guest, A handful of grey ashes, long, long ago at rest, Still are thy pleasant voices, thy nightingales, awake ; For Death, he taketh all away, but them he cannot take.
Page 42 - And gathered them out of the lands, from the east, and from the west, from the north, and from the south.
Page 360 - God, the waters saw thee, and were afraid : the depths also were troubled. The clouds poured out water, the air thundered : and thine arrows went abroad. The voice of thy thunder was heard round about : the lightnings shone upon the ground ; the earth was moved, and shook withal. Thy way is in the sea, and thy paths in the great waters : and thy footsteps are not known.
Page 363 - As soon as thou scatterest them they are even as a sleep : and fade away suddenly like the grass. In the morning it is green, and groweth up: but in the evening it is cut down, dried up, and tvithered.
Page 42 - He led them forth by the right way, that they might go to the city where they dwelt.
Page 248 - Twenty years hence this weather May tempt us from office stools, We may be slow on the feather And seem to the boys old fools, But we'll still swing together And swear by the best of schools.
Page 247 - As a brother is known : to-day Gone I know not where, nay I hardly care, For their places are full : and, they — What climes they have ranged ! how much they're changed ! Time, place and pursuits assist In transforming them : stay where you are : adieu ! You are all in the Old School List.
Page 42 - O give thanks unto the LORD, for He is gracious : and His mercy endureth for ever.
Page 371 - THE BORROWER WILL BE CHARGED AN OVERDUE FEE IF THIS BOOK IS MOT RETURNED TO THE LIBRARY ON OR BEFORE THE LAST DATE STAMPED BELOW. NON-RECEIPT OF OVERDUE NOTICES DOES NOT EXEMPT THE BORROWER FROM OVERDUE FEES.

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