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" A furious battle, and men yelled, and swords Shocked upon swords and shields. A prince's banner Wavered, then staggered backward, hemmed by foes. A craven hung along the battle's edge, And thought, " Had I a sword of keener steel — That blue blade that... "
Medical Herald - Page 7
1914
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School and College Speaker

Wilmot Brookings Mitchell - 1901 - 358 pages
...foes. A craven hung along the battle's edge, And thought, ' Had I a sword of keener steel — That blue blade that the king's son bears, — but this...bestead, And weaponless, and saw the broken sword, Hilt-buried in the dry and trodden sand, And ran and snatched it, and with battle-shout Lifted afresh...
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The Language-speller: A Correlation of Language Work with Spelling

Mrs. Elizabeth Hill Spalding, Frank Robertson Moore - 1901
...foes. A craven hung along the battle's edge, and thought, " Had I a sword of keener steel — That blue blade that the king's son bears,— but this...bestead, And weaponless., and saw the broken sword, Hilt-buried in the dry and trodden sand, And ran and snatched it, and with battle-shout Lifted afresh,...
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The Theosophist, Volume 22

1901
...Had I a sword of keener steelThat blue blade that the king's son bears :-— but this Hlunt tiling !' He snapt and flung it from his hand, And, lowering,...bestead, And weaponless, and saw the broken sword, Hilt-buried in the dry and trodden sand, And ran and snatched it, and with battle-shout Lifted afresh...
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The Gospel in All Lands

1901
...That blue blade that the kind's son bears — but this Blunt thing! " he snapped and flung it from bis hand, And lowering crept away and left the field....bestead, And weaponless, and saw the broken sword, Hilt-burled in the dry and trodden sand, And ran and snatched It, and with battle-shout Lifted afresh...
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Golden Numbers: Poems for Children and Young People

Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin - 1902 - 686 pages
...foes. A craven hung along the battle's edge, And thought, " Had I a sword of keener steel — That blue blade that the king's son bears, — but this...bestead, And weaponless, and saw the broken sword, Hilt-buried in the dry and trodden sand, And ran and snatched it, and with battle-shout Lifted afresh...
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Golden Number: A Book of Verse for Youth

Mrs. Kate Douglas (Smith) Wiggins, Nora Archibald Smith - 1916 - 686 pages
...foes. A craven hung along the battle's edge, And thought, " Had I a sword of keener steel — That blue blade that the king's son bears, — but this...bestead, And weaponless, and saw the broken sword, Hilt-buried in the dry and trodden sand, And ran and snatched it, and with battle-shout Lifted afresh...
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The Poems of Edward Rowland Sill

Edward Rowland Sill - 1902 - 327 pages
...foes. A craven hung along the battle's edge, And thought, " Had I a sword of keener steel — That blue blade that the king's son bears, — but this...bestead, And weaponless, and saw the broken sword, Hilt-buried in the dry and trodden sand, And ran and snatched it, and with battle-shout Lifted afresh...
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Golden Numbers: A Book of Verse for Youth

Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin, Nora Archibald Smith - 1902 - 687 pages
...foes. A craven hung along the battle's edge, And thought, " Had I a sword of keener steel — That blue blade that the king's son bears, — but this...bestead, And weaponless, and saw the broken sword, Hilt-buried in the dry and trodden sand, And ran and snatched it, and with battle-shout Lifted afresh...
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Modern Achievement, Volume 1

Edward Everett Hale - 1902
...And thought, " Had I a sword of keener steel—• That blue blade that the king's son bears—but this Blunt thing—!" he snapt and flung it from his...bestead, And weaponless, and saw the broken sword, Hilt.buried in the dry and trodden sand, And ran and snatched it; and with battle.shout Lifted afresh...
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The Crane Reader, Book 5

1902
...foes. A craven hung along the battle's edge, And thought: ''Had I a sword of keener steel — That blue blade that the king's son bears — but this Blunt thing " he snapped and flung it from his hand, And, lowering, crept away and left the field. Then came the king's...
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