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" once again he cried, ' If I may yet be gone ! ' And but the booming shots replied, And fast the flames rolled on. "
The garland; or, Poetry for childhood and youth - Page 56
by Garland - 1850
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Elocution - 1854
...stood, as born to rule the storm, — A creature of heroic blood, a proud, though child-like form. • Speak, Father ! " once again he cried, " if I may...gone ! And " — but the booming shots replied, and i'ast the flames rolled on. Upon his brow he felt their breath, and in his waving hair, And looked...
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The Poetical Works of Mrs. Felicia Hemans

Mrs. Hemans - 1855 - 394 pages
...child-like form. The flames roll'd on — he would not go Without his Father's word ; free!" He call'd aloud : — " Say, Father, say If yet my task is done...but the booming shots replied, And fast the flames roll'd on. Upon his brow he felt their breath, And in his waving hair, And look'd from that lone post...
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Gleanings from the Poets for Home and School

1855
...proud, though childlike, form. The flames rolled on, — he would not go, Without his father's word ; That father, faint in death below, His voice no longer...chieftain lay Unconscious of his son. " Speak, father i" once again he cried, " If I may yet be gone," — And but the booming shots replied, And fast the...
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The Standard Fourth Reader for Public and Private Schools: Containing a ...

Epes Sargent - American literature - 1855 - 336 pages
...proud though child-like form ! 2. The flames rolled on — he would not go without his father 's word ; That father, faint in death below, his voice no longer...not that the chieftain lay unconscious of his son. 8 " Speak, father ! " once again he cried, " if I may yet be gone ! And *' — but the booming shots...
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A System of Elocution: With Special Reference to Gesture, to the Treatment ...

Andrew Comstock - Elocution - 1855 - 381 pages
...father's word/I Thai father, faint in death below,) His voice no longer heard. | He call'd aloud — I " Say, father, say | If yet my task is done ?" He knew...not that the chieftain lay | Unconscious of his son. I " Spea/t, father !" | once again he cried, | " If I may yet be gone !" | And but the booming shots...
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Tales from English History

Great Britain - 1855 - 344 pages
...and perished at his post — a striking example of filial obedience. '"Speak father!' once again be cried, ' If I may yet be gone !' And but the booming shots replied, And fast the flames roll'd on. " Upon his brow lie felt their breath, And in his waving hair; And look'd from that lone...
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Poems

Mrs. Hemans - Poetry - 1855 - 347 pages
...The flames rolled on — he would not go, Without his father's word; That father, faint in death Mow, His voice no longer heard. He called aloud — " Say, father, say If yet my task is done V He knew not that the cliieflain lay Unconscious of his son. " Speak, Father !" once again he cried,...
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A poetical grammar of the English language

Robert Clarke (schoolmaster.) - 1855
...proud, tho' child-like form. The flames roll'd on, — he would not go Without his father's word ; That father, faint in death below, His voice no longer heard. He call'd aloud, — " say, father, say If yet my task is done 1" He knew not that the chieftain lay Unconscious...
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THE PRIMARY STANDARD SPEAKER.

EPES SARGENT - 1857
...proud, though childlike form. The flames rolled on — he would not go, Without his father's word ; That father, faint in death below, His voice no longer...yet be gone ! And " But the booming shots replied, Upon his brow he felt their breath, And in his waving hair ; And looked from that lone post of death,...
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Goodrich's Fifth School Reader

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Readers - 1857 - 384 pages
...brave, though childlike form. G. The flames rolled on — he would not go without his father's word; That father, faint in death below, his voice no longer...not that the chieftain lay unconscious of his son. 2 And but the booming shots replied, and fast the flames rolled on. Upon his brow he felt their breath,...
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