Peggy

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D. Estes, 1899 - Authors, American - 308 pages
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Page 229 - EACH AND ALL. LITTLE thinks, in the field, yon redcloaked clown Of thee from the hill-top looking down; The heifer that lows in the upland farm, Far-heard, lows not thine ear to charm; The sexton, tolling his bell at noon, Deems not that great Napoleon Stops his horse, and lists with delight, Whilst his files sweep round yon Alpine Nor knowest thou what argument Thy life to thy neighbor's creed has lent.
Page 229 - Far-heard, lows not thine ear to charm; The sexton, tolling his bell at noon, Deems not that great Napoleon Stops his horse, and lists with delight, Whilst his files sweep round yon Alpine height; Nor knowest thou what argument Thy life to thy neighbor's creed has lent. All are needed by each one; Nothing is fair or good alone.
Page 151 - Well, after many a sad reproach, They got into a hackney coach, And trotted down the street. I saw them go : one horse was blind, The tails of both hung down behind, Their shoes were on their feet.
Page 147 - Charm. The owl is abroad, the bat, and the toad, And so is the cat-a-mountain, The ant and the mole sit both in a hole, And the frog peeps out o...
Page 83 - THEY grew in beauty side by side, They filled one home with glee, Their graves are severed far and wide, By mount, and stream, and sea. The same fond mother bent at night O'er each fair sleeping brow, She had each folded flower in sight— Where are those dreamers now? One midst the...
Page 188 - She covered her face with her hands, and burst into a passion of tears.
Page 56 - For to apply the one to the other, let the side EF be placed on its equal BC, the point E falling on B, and the point F on C; then, since the angle E is equal to the angle B, the side ED will take the direction BA ; and hence the point D will be found somewhere in the line BA. In like manner...
Page 305 - States, where, in the vast tracts of forest, it is quite abundant ; so much so, that 1 have heard several of them at the same time making •' night hideous with their discordant, mournful cries." Never shall I forget a serenade I once had the pleasure of hearing in the State of Maine, in which this bird maintained the basso.
Page 287 - L'un d'eux avait un encensoir, L'autre avait un chapeau de roses ; Et le troisième avait en main Une robe toute fleurie, De perles, d'or, et de jasmin, Comme en a madame Marie.

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