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" I FLED Him, down the nights and down the days ; I fled Him, down the arches of the years... "
Poems - Page 48
by Francis Thompson - 1893 - 81 pages
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The Living Age ..., Volume 203

1894
...infinite love that seeks until it finds, and follows till it wins : — I fled Him, down the nightę and down the days : I fled Him, down the arches of the years ; I fled llim, down the labyrinthine ways Of my own mind ; and in the midst of I hid from Him, and under running...
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The Holy Cross Purple, Volume 16

College verse - 1903
...the Saviour, and at his feet a hound which has just treed a wicked man, probably the one who cried: " I fled Him down the nights and down the days, I fled...fled Him down the labyrinthine ways Of my own mind. I hid from Him." And here is a peculiar characteristic noticed in many of this poet's writings. He...
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The Masters of Victorian Literature: 1837-1897

Richard D. Graham - Authors, English - 1897 - 494 pages
...tread with something of Miltonic firmness the dim regions of the sublime. The poem opens thus : — ' I fled him down the nights, and down the days ; I fled him down the arches of the years ; 398 Victorian Literature I fled him down the labyrinthine ways Of my own mind ; and in the mist of...
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Education and Life

James H. Baker - Education - 1900 - 254 pages
...each ; but appeal to you it will, for in all is an insistent something that makes for righteousness. " I fled Him, down the nights and down the days ; I fled Him, down the arches of the years ; .1 fled Him, down the labyrinthine ways Of my own mind ; and in the midst of tears I hid from Him,...
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English Literature in the Nineteenth Century: An Essay in Criticism

Laurie Magnus - English literature - 1909 - 418 pages
...the splendid appeal, the uncompromised, esoteric truth, of this ode, ever growing on his conviction : I fled Him, down the nights and down the days ; I...Him, down the labyrinthine ways Of my own mind ; and hi the mist of tears I hid from Him, and under running laughter. The imagery is as lofty as the thought...
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Libraries: A Monthly Review of Library Matters and Methods, Volume 16

Libraries - 1911
..."we allow our personal differences of faith to prevent our appreciation of the majesty of the poetry: I fled Him, down the nights and down the days; I fled Him, clown the the arches of the years ; I fled Him, down the labyrinthine ways Of my own mind : and in...
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1914 - 1454 pages
...and just so small as I? And what did it feel to be Out of Heaven and just like me? Ex Ore Infantum. I fled Him, down the nights and down the days; I fled Him, down the arches of the years; 1 fled Him, down the labyrinthine ways Of my own mind; and in the midst of tears 1 hid from Him, and...
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Some Evidences of Mysticism in English Poetry of the Nineteenth Century

Sister Mary Pius Neenan - English poetry - 1916 - 85 pages
...complete synthesis of the movements of English thought in the present day. In the first eight lines: "I fled Him, down the nights and down the days; I fled Him, down the labyrinthine ways Of my own mind; and in the mist of tears I hid from Him, and under running laughter:...
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"Songs in the Night,"

Malcolm James McLeod - Suffering - 1919 - 192 pages
...beckons, so meek, so manly, so human, so divine; — a mighty love, a love "That will not let us go." " I fled Him down the nights and down the days, I fled...the years. I fled Him down the Labyrinthine ways of mine own mind And in the mist of tears I hid from Him, and under running laughter Up vistaed hopes...
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Great Ideas of Modern Mathematics, Their Nature and Use

Jagjit Singh - Science - 1959 - 312 pages
...escape meaning, content (and therefore application of a sort), any more than Francis Thompson could flee the Hound of Heaven: I fled Him, down the nights and...the years; I fled Him, down the labyrinthine ways But with unhurrying chase, And unperturb'd pace, Deliberate speed, majestic instancy, They beat —...
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