Love; or, Self-sacrifice, Volume 233

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Page 188 - All was ended now, the hope, and the fear, and the sorrow, All the aching of heart, the restless, unsatisfied longing, All the dull, deep pain, and constant anguish of patience ! And, as she pressed once more the lifeless head to her bosom, Meekly she bowed her own, and murmured,
Page 211 - So tired, so tired, my heart and I! Though now none takes me on his arm To fold me close and kiss me warm Till each quick breath end in a sigh Of happy languor. Now, alone, We lean upon this graveyard stone, Uncheered, unkissed, my heart and I.
Page 20 - Alone \ — that worn-out word, So idly spoken, and so coldly heard ; Yet all that poets sing, and grief hath known, Of hopes laid waste, knells in that word — ALONE ! The New Timon.
Page 1 - The right o'er others woes to weep ; The right to succour in reverse ; The right to bless while others curse; The right to love whom others scorn ; The right to comfort all that mourn ; The right to shed new joy on earth ; The right to feel the soul's high worth ; The right to lead the soul to God, Along the path...
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Page 46 - WHAT is love? Ask him who lives, what is life? ask him who adores, what is God ? I know not the internal constitution of other men, nor even thine, whom I now address. I see that in some external attributes they resemble me, but when, misled by that appearance, I have thought to appeal to something in common, and unburthen my inmost soul to them, I have found my language misunderstood...
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Page 48 - That which has been there begun and sanctified in life, is continued and perfected hereafter. In its nature it has a something almost sacred, for the Heavenly Father Himself set it in the hearts of His children. When once truly called out, it inspires...
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