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" The air was sweet and plaintive, and the words, literally translated, were these. "The winds roared, and the rains fell. The poor white man, faint and weary, came and sat under our tree. He has no mother to bring him milk; no wife to grind his corn. "
A Twelvemonth's Residence in the West Indies, During the Transition from ... - Page 143
by Richard Robert Madden - 1835
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The Evangelical Magazine, Volume 6

Missions - 1798
...ever heard. The words, as may be expefted were fimple and may be literally translated as follows : The winds roared and the rains fell. The poor white man faint and weary, came and fat under lur tree. He has no mother to bring him milt — No wife ta grind his corn. Chorus, fjct...
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Proceedings of the Association for Promoting the Discovery of the Interior ...

Association for Promoting the Discovery of the Interior Parts of Africa - 1798
...expected, were simple, and may be literally translated as follows : " The " winds roared and the rain fell. The poor white man, faint and weary, came and " sat under our tree. He has no mother to bring him milk — no wife to grind his corn." — Chorus — " Let us...
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal

Books - 1799
...myself the subject of it. It was sung by one of the young women, the rest joining in a sort of chorus. The air was sweet and plaintive, and the words, literally...poor white man, faint and weary, came and sat under our tree. — He has no mother to bring him milk ; no wife to grind his corn. Chorus. Let us pity the...
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The Monthly review. New and improved ser

1799
...myself the subject of it. It was sung by one of the young women, the rest joining in a sort of chorus. The air was sweet and plaintive, and the words, literally...poor white man, faint and weary, came and s>at under our tree. — He has no mother to bring him milk ; no wife to grind his corn. Cbsrus. Let uc pity the...
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The Aurora;or, The Dawn of Genuine Truth: Being a ..., Volume 2, Issue 21

Religion - 1800
...was extempore, and Mr. Park the subject of it, and the words, literally translated, were as follow. " The winds roared and the rains fell.. The poor white, man, faint and weary, came and sat under our tree. He has no mother to bring him milk, no wife to grind his corn. Chorus. Let us pity the white...
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The Columbian phenix and Boston review, Volume 1

Massachusetts - 1800 - 452 pages
...of chorus : The air was fweet and plaintive, and the words, literally tranflated, were thefe. — " The winds roared, and the rains fell : the poor white man, faint and weary, came and fat under our tree. — He has no mother to bring him milk ; no wife to grind his corn. Cborut. Let...
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The Monthly Epitome, Volume 3

Great Britain - 1800
...fort of chorus. The air was iweet and plaintive, and the words, literally tranflated, were thefe: • The winds roared, and the rains fell. ' The poor white man, faint andv.-eary, ''came and fat under our tree. He has ' no mother to bring him milk, nowjfe ' to grind...
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Affection: with other poems

Henry Smithers - 1807 - 210 pages
...myself the subject of it. It was sung by one of the young women, the rest joining in a sort of chorus. The air was sweet and plaintive, and the words literally...poor white man faint and weary came and sat under our tree. He had no mother to bring him milk, no wife to grind him corn. Let us pity the white man,...
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Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed Under the Direction ...

Mungo Park - Africa - 1807 - 551 pages
...myself the subject of it. It was sung by one of the young women, the rest joining in a sort of chorus. The air was sweet and plaintive, and the words, literally...poor white man, faint " and weary, came and sat under our tree. — " he has no mother to bring him milk ; no " wife to grind his corn. Chorus. Let us "...
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A Letter on the Abolition of the Slave Trade: Addressed to the ..., Volume 1

William Wilberforce - Antislavery movements - 1807 - 396 pages
...subject of it; it was sung by one .of the young women, n die the rest joining rn a sort of chorus. The air was sweet and plaintive, and the words, literally...translated, were these:—' The winds roared, and the rains fell—The poor white man, faint and weary, came and sat under our tree—lie has no mother to bring...
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