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" As the bird trims her to the gale, I trim myself to the storm of time, I man the rudder, reef the sail, Obey the voice at eve obeyed at prime: 'Lowly faithful, banish fear, Right onward drive unharmed; The port, well worth the cruise, is near, And every... "
From a New England Hillside: Notes from Underledge - Page 270
by William Potts - 1895 - 305 pages
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May-day, and Other Pieces

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1867 - 226 pages
...nerveless reins, — Amid the Muses, left thee deaf and dumb, Amid the gladiators, halt and numb.' As the bird trims her to the gale, I trim myself to...reef the sail, Obey the voice at eve obeyed at prime : ' Lowly faithful, banish fear, Eight onward drive unharmed ; The port, well worth the cruise, is...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 19

1867 - 782 pages
...nerveless reins, — Amid the Muses, left thee deaf and dumb, Amid the gladiators, halt and numb." As the bird trims her to the gale, I trim myself to...the sail, Obey the voice at eve, obeyed at prime: " Lowly faithful, banish fear, Right onward drive unharmed ; The port, well worth the cruise, is near,...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 19

1867 - 782 pages
...nerveless reins, — Amid the Muses, left thee deaf and dumb, Amid the gladiators, halt and numb." As the bird trims her to the gale, I trim myself to...reef the sail, Obey the voice at eve, obeyed at prime : " Lowly faithful, banish fear, Right onward drive unharmed ; The port, well worth the cruise, is...
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Outlook and Independent, Volume 68

1901 - 1022 pages
...expressed, in view of the afternoon sun of life, in these lines from his pathetic poem " Terminus :" As the bird trims her to the gale, I trim myself to...reef the sail, Obey the voice at eve obeyed at prime: " Lowly faithful, banish fear, Right onward drive unharmed ; The port, well worth the cruise, is near,...
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Scribners Monthly, Volume 17

1879 - 1036 pages
...wary foot; A little while Still plan and smile, And, fault of novel germs, Mature the unfallcn fruit. As the bird trims her to the gale, I trim myself to...reef the sail, Obey the voice at eve obeyed at prime : Lowly faithful, banish fear, '. . Right onward drive unharmed ; The port, well worth the cruise,...
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American poems, selected and ed. by W.M. Rossetti

American poems, William Michael Rossetti - 1873 - 556 pages
...nerveless reins, — Amid the Muses, left thee deaf and dumb, Amid the gladiators, halt and numb." As the bird trims her to the gale, I trim myself to...reef the sail, Obey the voice at eve obeyed at prime. " Lowly faithful, banish fear, Right onward drive unarmed; The port, well worth the cruise, is near,...
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The Methodist Quarterly Review, Volume 57

1875 - 714 pages
...his epitaph, nothing higher or wiser is uttered : — " As the bird trims her to the gale, I trim me to the storm of time; I man the rudder, reef the sail, Obey the voice at eve obeyed at prime : Lowly fnithful, banish fear ; Right onward drive unharm'd; The port, well worth the cruise, is near,...
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The Christian Ambassador, Volume 13

1875 - 402 pages
...his epitaph, nothing higher or wiser is uttered : — ' As the bird trims her to the (rale, I trim me to the storm of time ; I man the rudder, reef the sail Obey the voice at eve obeyed at prime : Lowly faithful, banish fear; Right onward drive unharm'd ; The port, well worth the cruise, is near,...
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Methodist Magazine and Quarterly Review, Volume 27; Volume 35; Volume 57

1875 - 718 pages
...his epitaph, nothing higher or wiser is uttered : — " As the bird trims her to the gale, I trim me to the storm of time; I man the rudder, reef the sail, Obey the voice nt eve obeyed at prime : Lowly fmlhful, banish foar; Right onward drive unharm'd; The port, well worth...
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Selected Poems

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1876 - 234 pages
...nerveless reins, — Amid the Muses, left thee deaf and dumb, Amid the gladiators, halt and numb.' As the bird trims her to the gale, I trim myself to...reef the sail, Obey the voice at eve obeyed at prime : 'Lowly faithful, banish fear, Right onward drive unharmed ; The port, well worth the cruise, is near,...
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