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" Tis want that makes my cheek so pale. Yet I was once a mother's pride, And my brave father's hope and joy ; But in the Nile's proud fight he died, And I am now an orphan boy. " Poor foolish child, how pleased was I, When news of Nelson's victory came,... "
The chaplet, poems, partly original and partly selected - Page 19
by Chaplet - 1805
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A manual of vocal music for use in elementary schools

John Taylor - 1872 - 168 pages
...foolish child ! how pleased was I When news of Nelson's vict'ry came, Along the crowded streets to fly, And see the lighted windows flame ! To force me home...shouts were long and loud — My mother, shuddering, closed her ears; "Rejoice! rejoice !" still cried the crowd; My mother answered with her tears. " Why...
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The Harp of Renfrewshire: A Collection of Songs and Other Poetical Pieces ...

William Motherwell - 1872 - 546 pages
...foolish child ! how pleased was I When news of Nelson's vict'ry came, Along the crowded streets to fly, And see the lighted windows flame ! To force me home...shouts were long and loud ; My mother, shuddering, stopp'd her ears ; " Rejoice ! Rejoice ! " still cried the crowd. My mother answered with her tears....
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The Harp of Renfrewshire: A Collection of Songs and Other Poetical Pieces ...

William Motherwell - 1872 - 556 pages
...foolish child ! how pleased was I When news of Nelson's vict'ry came, Along the crowded streets to fly, And see the lighted windows flame ! To force me home...life 'twas bought, And made me a poor Orphan Boy. The pcople's shouts were long and loud ; My mother, shuddering, stopp'd her ears ; "Rejoice ! Rejoice !...
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The New code, 1871. The useful knowledge reading books, ed. by E.T. Stevens ...

Edward Thomas Stevens - 1872 - 136 pages
...the crowded streets to fly, She could not bear to see my joy, For with my father's life 'twas bought, And see the lighted windows flame! To force me home my mother sought, And made me a poor orphan boy. When suddenly she gasp'd for breath, And her eyes clos'd; I shriek'd...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

1872 - 900 pages
...poor orphan boy 1 The people's shouts were long and loud ; My mother, shuddering, closed her cars ; s thy own pumpkin-pie ! JOHN GKEENLEAF WlIlTTIUR. HYMN TO THE FLOWERS. DAY-STAR ! "0, why do tears steal down your cheek," Cried I, "while others shout for joy ? " She kissed me ;...
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The new hand-book of elocution

George Walter Baynham - 1873 - 344 pages
...foolish child"! how pleased was I when news of Nelson's victory came, along the crowded streets to fly, and see the lighted windows flame ! To force me home...people's shouts were long and loud ; my mother shuddering closed her ears ; " REJOICE ! REJOICE !" still cried the crowd; my mother answered with her tears....
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The Midland readers and home lesson books, Book 3

Henry Major - 1873 - 104 pages
...child, how pleased was I, When news of Nelson's victory came ; Along the crowded streets to fly, To see the lighted windows flame. To force me home my...people's shouts were long and loud, My mother shuddering closed her ears ; " Rejoice — rejoice," still cried the crowd — My mother answered with her tears....
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Encyclopaedia of English and American Poetry: From Caedmon and ..., Volume 2

Samuel Orchart Beeton - 1873 - 782 pages
...how pleased was I When news of Nelson's victory came, Along the crowded streets to fly, And see tho Tho people's shouts were long and loud, My mother, shuddering, closed her ears ; " Eejoice ! rejoice...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - 1873 - 906 pages
...me home my mother sought, — She could not bear to hear my joy ; For with my father's life 't was 3e n˙@8㣯 tY 7 ] z? `W 'q ^; v b~W I 5 ^ [ Ǽ 5 . r ;& [a closed her ears ; "Rejoice! REJOICE!" still crietl the crowd, My mother answered with her tears ! "0,...
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Life and Times of the Rev. John Wightman, D.D., 1762-1847 ...

David Hogg - 1873 - 422 pages
...the following stanzas : — " The people's shouts were long and loud; My mother, shuddering, closed her ears : ' Rejoice! Rejoice!' still cried the crowd — My mother answered with her tears! " ' Oh! why do tears steal down your cheek,' Cried I, ' while others shout for joy ?' She kissed me,...
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