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" The bell strikes one. We take no note of time, But from its loss. To give it then a tongue Is wise in man. As if an angel spoke, I feel the solemn sound. If heard aright, It is the, knell of my departed hours : Where are they? "
The Guardian - Page 45
1859
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The Complaint: Or Night Thoughts, and the Force of Religion

Edward Young - 1826 - 288 pages
...note of time 55 But from its loss : to give it theft a tongue Is wise in ruan. As if an angol spoke 1 feel the Solemn sound. If heard aright, It is the knell of my departed hours. ON LIFE, DEATH, AND IMMORTALITY. 7 Look down — or. what ? A fathrtmless abyss. A dread eternity !...
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The Complaint: Or Night Thoughts, and the Force of Religion

Edward Young - Didactic poetry, English - 1826 - 288 pages
...devoted head, be poured in vain. The bell strikes one. We take no note of time 55 But from its !oss : to give, it then a tongue Is wise in man As if an apgel spoke I feel the solemn sound. If heard aright, It is the knell of my departed hours. Whei-3...
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Specimens of sacred and serious poetry, from Chaucer to the present day ...

John Johnstone - 1827
...let the phial of thy vengeance, pour'd On this devoted head, be pour'd in vain. The bell strikes One. We take no note of time But from its loss: to give...knell of my departed hours. Where are they ? With the years beyond the flood. It is the signal that demands despatch: How much is to be done ? My hopes...
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Waverley Novels, Volume 3

Sir Walter Scott - 1829
...his pulse stop, first announced his death to the spectators. CHAPTER XIV. The bell strikes one. — We take no note of time But from its loss. To give...man. As if an angel spoke, I feel the solemn sound. YOUNO. THE moral, which the poet has rather quaintly deduced from the necessary mode of measuring time,...
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The Christian Mariner's Journal; Or, a Series of Observations and ...

CHRISTIAN MARINER. - 1829 - 264 pages
...things which are therein, that there should be time no longer."—REV. x. 5, 6. " The bell strikes one. We take no note of time But from its loss : to give...tongue Is wise in man. As if an angel spoke, I feel the solemn.sound : if heard aright, It is the knell of my departed hours. Where are they ?—With the years...
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The Assembly's Shorter Catechism: Illustrated by Appropriate Anecdotes ...

John Whitecross - Congregational churches - 1830 - 180 pages
...one. That striking passage of Dr. Young's instantly rushed upon his mind : " The bell strikes one. We take no note of time But from its loss. To give...knell of my departed hours ; Where are they ? with the years beyond the flood : It is the siff uil that demands dispatch: How much is to be done! My hopes...
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Studies in Poetry: Embracing Notices of the Lives and Writings of the Best ...

George Barrell Cheever - American poetry - 1830 - 480 pages
...unspeakable importance of a preparation for eternity. REFLECTIONS AT MIDNIGHT. THE bell strikes One. We take no note of time But from its loss : to give...knell of my departed hours. Where are they ? With the years beyond the flood. It is the signal that demands dispatch : How much is to be done ! My hopes...
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The Olio, Or, Museum of Entertainment, Volume 4

Great Britain - 1830
...Christian cities in Europe." ON THE CLOSE ; -• Of One Theutand Eight Hundred and Twenly-Nine. . • We take no note of time But from its loss ; to give...angel spoke, I feel the solemn sound. If heard aright, ft is the knell of my departed hours. Where are they? With the years beyond the flood. YOUNG. Good...
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The Olio, Or, Museum of Entertainment, Volume 4

1830
...of the first Christian cities in Europe." ON THE CLOSE ('/' One Tlmnsiintl Eight Hundred and „ - We take no note of time But from its loss ; to give...then a tongue Is wise In man. As if an angel spoke, I {eel the solemn sound. If heard aright, It is the knell of my departed hours. Where are they ? With...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1830
...into tempest wrought, To waft a feather, or to drown a fly. Thought» on Time. The bell strikes one. o all such ! but were there one whose urea True genius kindles, and fair fame inspires it1 an angel spoke, I feel the solemn sound: If heard aright, It is the knell of my departed hours....
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