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Page 61 - I'd touch her neck so warm and white. And I would be the girdle About her dainty dainty waist, And her heart would beat against me, In sorrow and in rest: And I should know if it beat right, I'd clasp it round so close and tight. And I would be the necklace...
Page 138 - Respond, oh tuneful river ! To the nodding trees. Thank Him, bud and birdling ! As ye grow and sing ! Mingle in thanksgiving, Every living thing ! Thank God, with cheerful spirit, In a glow of love, For what we here inherit, And our hopes above I Universal Nature Revels in her birth.
Page 147 - For my part, I think one fire is quite enough for one family. I confess I never should have dreamed of being thankful we hadn't had two. Well, Alice, what have you to say ? I see a thought in your eyes.
Page 144 - After the silent blessing, Mr. Parlin turned to his youngest daughter, and said, — " Alice, do you know what Thanksgiving Day is for?"