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" Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed, boundless sea, The silent grave ! Thither all earthly pomp and boast Roll, to be swallowed up and lost In one dark wave. Thither the mighty torrents stray, Thither the brook pursues its way, And tinkling... "
Outre-mer: a pilgrimage beyond the sea - Page 82
by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1835
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: With Numerous Illustrations

1887 - 348 pages
...not decay ; Fleeting as were the dreams of old, Remembered like a tale that's told, They pass away. Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed,...silent grave ! Thither all earthly pomp and boast It'll, to bo swallowed up and lost In one dark wave. Thither the mighty torrents stray, Thither the...
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Manford's Magazine, Volume 31

1887
...running through the whole family, and all have a claim upon us. At the close, all are equal. " There side by side The poor man and the son of pride Lie culm and still." Does not this thought teach us humility? The angels greeting, as the pearly gates...
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Say and Seal

Susan Warner, Anna Bartlett Warner - 1888
...foot of the little paling about the house; its white-sailed craft, its white-winged sea gulls; — " Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed,...poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still." Of the two that now entered that little dooryard, one felt all this and one did not. The one who had...
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Kingstoniana: Being Historical Gleanings and Personal Recollections

Hull (England) - 1889 - 140 pages
...or less, to forget that however distant may be the day, " To this complexion must we come at last." Our lives are rivers, gliding free, To that unfathomed,...poor man and the son of pride. Lie calm and still. FINIS. Page 10, lino 13, read — and his nephew Michael. Page 53, line 1, read — died at (Nottingham...
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Kingstoniana: Being Historical Gleanings and Personal Recollections

Hull (England) - 1889 - 140 pages
...or less, to forget that however distant may be the day, " To this complexion must we come at last." Our lives are rivers, gliding free, To that unfathomed,...pursues its way, And tinkling rill. There all are fqual ; — side by side, The poor man and the son of pride, Lie calm and still. FINIS. Page 10, line...
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Poems and Ballads

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1890 - 295 pages
...not decay ; Fleeting as were the dreams of old, Remembered like a tale that 's told, They pass away. Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed,...Roll, to be swallowed up and lost In one dark wave. CO PL AS DE MANRIQUE Thither the mighty torrents stray, Thither the brook pursues its way, And tinkling...
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The Guardian, Volume 16

Conduct of life - 1865
...spared. In this regard all are dealt with alike. The same mean and contemptible inheritance awaits all. "Side by side, The poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still." " It is appointed unto all men once to die." Death reigns here a universal conqueror. Because all men...
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Poetical Works

1891 - 753 pages
...not decay ; Fleeting as were the dreams of old, Remembered like a tale that's told, They pass away. Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed,...poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still. I will not here invoke the throng Of orators and sons of song, The deathless few : Fiction entices...
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History of Spanish Literature, Volume 1

George Ticknor - Spanish literature - 1891
...in solitude over his sorrows, does not even look round for consolation. He says, in his grief, — Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed,...tinkling rill. * There all are equal. Side by side * 368 The poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still. The same tone is heard, though somewhat...
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History of Spanish Literature, Volume 1

Spanish literature - 1891
...for consolation. He says, in his grief,— Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that iiMl.it homed, boundless sea, The silent grave ; Thither all earthly...tinkling rill. * There all are equal. Side by side * 368 The poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still. The same tone is heard, though somewhat...
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