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" UNDER the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave and let me lie. Glad did I live and gladly die, And I laid me down with a will. This be the verse you grave for me: Here he lies where he longed to be, Home is the sailor, home from sea, And the hunter home... "
The Collected Sermons of William Sloane Coffin: The Riverside Years - Page 539
by William Sloane Coffin - 2008 - 597 pages
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Notices of the Proceedings at the Meetings of the Members of the ..., Volume 14

Royal Institution of Great Britain - 1896
...ordinary death as of a hearty exploit, and draws his figure* from lives of adventure and toil : — " Under the wide and starry sky Dig the grave and let me lie. Glad did I lire and gladly die. And I laid me down with a will. This be the verse you grave for me : Here he lieĽ...
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New Outlook, Volume 121

1919
...slope to take up again their daily tasks, of the requiem and epitaph by Robert Louis Stevenson : " Under the wide and starry sky Dig the grave and let me lie. Glad did I live, and gladly die, And I laid me down with a will. This be the verse you grave for me : ' Here he lies, where he longed to be...
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Verbatim Report of the ... Annual Meeting of the American ..., Volumes 11-14

American Street Railway Association. Meeting - 1893
...unambitious mule. I think this moribund car horse may well say, in the language of Robert Louis Stevenson: " Under the wide and starry sky Dig the grave and let me lie. Sad did I live and gladly die." (Applause.) The technical press will constantly herald and will continue...
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Underwoods

Robert Louis Stevenson - 1887 - 137 pages
...wild, From your whole life, O fair and true Your flowers and thorns you bring with you ! XXI REQUIEM UNDER the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave and let me lie. Glad did I live and gladly die, And I laid me down with a will. This be the verse you grave for me : Here he lies where he longed to be ;...
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Scribner's Magazine, Volume 75

Edward Livermore Burlingame, Robert Bridges, Alfred Sheppard Dashiell, Harlan Logan - 1924
...was lowered ; flowers were strewn on it, and then the hurrying spades began to throw back the earth. "Under the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave and let me lie. Glad did I live and gladly die, And I laid me down with a will. This be the verse you grave for me: Here he lies where he longed to be; Home...
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Scribner's Magazine, Volume 71

Edward Livermore Burlingame, Robert Bridges, Alfred Sheppard Dashiell, Harlan Logan - 1922
...an extra stanza, placed be^i . r •'• tween the two ever-famuiar verses. XX Requiem , , • , , , "Under the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave and let me lie. Glad did I live and gladly die And I laid me down with a will. Here shall be rest for evermo, And the heart for aye shall be still This...
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The Bookmart: A Monthly Magazine of Literary and Library ..., Volume 5

Halkett Lord, Richard Halkett - 1888
...pretentious lyrics, and volumes and cycles of lyrics, have long gone silent ?— Under the wide and starrr sky, Dig the grave and let me lie. Glad did I live and gladly die. And I laid me down with a will. This be the verge you grave for me: Here he Пев where he l-nged to be;...
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The Dial, Volume 8

Francis Fisher Browne - 1888
...Such a passage is surely the following "Requiem " : " Under the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave und let me lie. Glad did I live and gladly die, And I laid me down with a will. "This be the verse you grave for me: Here he lies where he longed to be;...
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A Book of Famous Verse

Agnes Repplier - 1892 - 244 pages
...not a line, and we raised not a stone, But we left him alone with his glory ! Charles Wolfe. REQUIEM UNDER the wide and starry sky Dig the grave, and let me lie. Glad did I live, and gladly die, And I laid me down with a will. This be the verse you grave for me : Here he lies where he longed to he ;...
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A Book of Famous Verse

1892 - 244 pages
...line, and we raised not a stone, But we left him alone with his glory ! Charles Wolfe. REQUIEM UXDER the wide and starry sky Dig the grave, and let me lie. Glad did I live, and gladly die, And I laid me down with a will. This be the verse you grave for me : Here he lies where he longed to be ;...
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