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" Starboard it was— and so, Like a black squall's lifting frown, Our mighty bow bore down On the iron beak of the Foe. We stood on the deck together. Men that had looked on death In battle and stormy weather; Yet a little we held our breath, When, with... "
The Connecticut Magazine - Page 459
edited by - 1897
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 30

Henry Mills Alden, Lee Foster Hartman, Thomas Bucklin Wells - 1865
...(Lest the smoke his sight o'erwhclm.) Our Admiral's voice rang loud, " Hard-a-starboard your helm! Starboard! and run him down!" Starboard it was —...held our breath, When, with the hush of death, The great ships' drew together. Our Captain strode to the bow, Drayton, courtly and wise, Kindly cynic,...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 30

Henry Mills Alden, Lee Foster Hartman, Thomas Bucklin Wells - 1865
...(Lest the smoke his sight o'crwhdm.) Our Admiral's voice rang loud, " Hard-a-starboard your helm ! Starboard! and run him down!" Starboard it was —...down On the iron beak of the Foe. We stood on the dcc.k together. Men that had looked on death In battle and stormy weather — Yet a little we held...
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War-lyrics and Other Poems

Henry Howard Brownell - United States - 1866 - 243 pages
...(Lest the smoke his sight o'erwhelm,) Our Admiral's voice rang loud, " Hard-a-starboard your helm ! Starboard ! and run him down !" Starboard it was —...held our breath, When, with the hush of death, The great ships drew together. Our Captain strode to the bow, Drayton, courtly and wise, Kindly cynic,...
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Poetry, Lyrical, Narrative and Satirical, of the Civil War

Richard Grant White - American poetry - 1866 - 334 pages
...him down ! " Starboad it was ; and so, Like a black squall's lifting frown, Our mighty bow bore down We stood on the deck together, Men that had looked...held our breath, When, with the hush of death, The great ships drew together. Our Captain strode to the bow, Drayton, courtly and wise, Kindly cynic,...
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Poetry, Lyrical, Narrative and Satirical, of the Civil War

Richard Grant White - American poetry - 1866 - 334 pages
...Admiral's voice rang loud : " Hard-a-starboard your helm ! Starboard ! and run him down ! " Starboad it was ; and so, Like a black squall's lifting frown, Our mighty bow bore down We stood on the deck together, Men that had looked on death In battle and stormy weather ; Yet a little...
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Parnassus

Ralph Waldo Emerson - American poetry - 1874 - 534 pages
...(Lest the smoke his sight o'erwhelm,) Our Admiral's voice rang loud, " Hard-a-starboard your helm ! Starboard ! and run him down '. " Starboard it was,...squall's lifting frown, Our mighty bow bore down On tlie iron beak of the Foe. We stood on the deck together, Men that had looked on death In battle and...
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Parnassus

Ralph Waldo Emerson - American poetry - 1874 - 534 pages
...run on a crag!) The Lackawana hit fair, He flung her aside like cork, And still he held for the Flag. Starboard it was, —and so, Like a black squall's lifting frown, Our mighty bow bore down A wreck, as it looked, we lay,— (Rib and plank shear gave way On the iron beak of the Foe. We stood...
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Parnassus

Ralph Waldo Emerson - American poetry - 1875 - 534 pages
...Lest the smoke his sight o:erwhelm,) Our Admiral's voice rang lond. " Hard-a-starhoard yonrhelin ! Starboard ! and run him down ! " Starboard it was,...we held our breath, When, with the hush of death, Th╗; great ships drew together. Our Captain strode to the bow, Drayton, courtly and wise, Kindly cynie,...
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Parnassus

Ralph Waldo Emerson - American poetry - 1875 - 534 pages
...Admiral's voice rang loud, " Hard-a-starboard your helm ! Starboard ! and run him down! " Starboard ít was, —and so, Like a black squall's lifting frown,...held our breath, When, with the hush of death, The great ships drew together. Our Captain strode to the bow, Drayton, courtly and wise, Kindly cynic,...
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Parnassus

Ralph Waldo Emerson - American poetry - 1875 - 534 pages
...(Lest the smoke bis sight o'erwhelm,) Our Admiral's voice rang loud, " Hard-a-starboard your helm ! Starboard! and run him down! " Starboard it was, —...of the Foe. We stood on the deck together, Men that hail looked on death In battle and stormy weather, — Yet a little wo held our breath, When, with...
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