And I saw in a vision how far and fleet That fatal bullet went speeding forth, Till it reached a town in the distant North, Till it reached a house in a sunny street, Till it reached a heart that ceased to beat Without a murmur, without a cry ; And a... Once a Week - Page 420edited by - 1866Full view
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...lamp Two white roses upon his cheeks, And one just over his heart blood-red ! And I saw in a vision how far and fleet That fatal bullet went speeding...one who had passed from cross to crown, — And the neighbors wondered that she should die. THE LATE INSURRECTION IN JAMAICA. IF Cuba be the Queen of the...