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" Hotly charged — and sank at last. Charge once more, then, and be dumb ! Let the victors, when they come, When the forts of folly fall, Find thy body by the wall... "
Matthew Arnold: Poet and Critic - Page 39
by Arnold Schrag - 1904 - 94 pages
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A Listener in Babel: Being a Series of Imaginary Conversations Held at the ...

Vida Dutton Scudder - 1903 - 346 pages
...'s the Fort of Folly from the poem you were reading me, Miss Lathrop," he called gleefully:— " ' Let the victors when they come, When the forts of folly fall, Find my body by the wall.' I made it look like a factory to purpose. If I 'm not mistaken that tide of progress...
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Matthew Arnold and His Relation to the Thought of Our Time

William Harbutt Dawson - 1904 - 552 pages
...men fared thus before thee ; Fired their ringing shot and pass'd, Hotly charged — and sank at last. Charge once more, then, and be dumb, Let the victors,...the forts of folly fall, Find thy body by the wall ! now to determine what to do with himself next, may begin to remember that he has a mind, and that...
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A Note Upon Dryden's Heroic Stanzas on the Death of Cromwell ...

Edward Smith Parsons - 1904 - 4 pages
...men fared thus before thee; Fired their ringing shot and passed, Hotly charged — and sank at last. "Charge once more, then, and be dumb! Let the victors,...the forts of folly fall, Find thy body by the wall!" This, however, is the call to duty which Stoicism gives, the only call it can give. But in one of those...
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British Poets of the Nineteenth Century: Selections from Wordsworth ...

Curtis Hidden Page - 1904 - 923 pages
...men fared thus before thee : Fired their ringing shot and pass'd, Hotly charged — and sank at last. Charge once more, then, and be dumb! Let the victors,...the forts of folly fall, Find thy body by the wall ! 1867. BACCHANALIA ; OB, THE NEW AGE THE evening conies, the fields are still. The tinkle of the thirsty...
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Matthew Arnold

George William Erskine Russell - 1904 - 332 pages
...men fared thus before thee ; Fired their ringing shot and pass'd, Hotly charged — and sank at last. Charge once more, then, and be dumb ! Let the victors,...the forts of folly fall, Find thy body by the wall ! But the note of battle, even for what he holds dearest and most sacred, is not a familiar note in...
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Modern Poets of Faith, Doubt, & Paganism: And Other Essays

Arthur Temple Lyttelton, Edward Stuart Talbot - 1904 - 370 pages
...fared thus before thee ! Fired their ringing shot and passed, Hotly charged — and broke at last. Charge once more, then, and be dumb ! Let the victors,...the forts of folly fall, Find thy body by the wall. In Clough's poem the individual, far from being the centre, is depicted as the only hindrance to the...
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Matthew Arnold and His Relation to the Thought of Our Time: An Appreciation ...

William Harbutt Dawson - 1904 - 470 pages
...men fared thus before thee ; Fired their ringing shot and pass'd, Hotly charged — and sank at last. Charge once more, then, and be dumb, Let the victors,...the forts of folly fall, Find thy body by the wall ! now to determine what to do with himself next, may begin to remember that he has a mind, and that...
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Matthew Arnold

George William Erskine Russell - 1904 - 330 pages
...men fared thus before thee ; Fired their ringing shot and pass'd, Hotly charged — and sank at last. Charge once more, then, and be dumb ! Let the victors,...the forts of folly fall, Find thy body by the wall ! But the note of battle, even for what he holds dearest and most sacred, is not a familiar note in...
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Wilson Carlile and the Church Army

Edgar Rowan - 1905 - 552 pages
...men fared thus before thee ; Fired their ringing shot and pass'd, Hotly charged — and sank at last. Charge once more, then, and be dumb ! Let the victors,...the forts of folly fall, Find thy body by the wall ! " MATTHEW ARNOLD. IN supporting his contention that the system of the Church of Rome is superior...
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Little Masterpieces of English Poetry: Elegies and hymns

Henry Van Dyke, Hardin Craig - 1905 - 270 pages
...men fared thus before thee; Fired their ringing shot and pass'd, Hotly charged—and sank at last. I2 Charge once more, then, and be dumb! Let the victors,...the forts of folly fall, Find thy body by the wall! l6 i867. Matthew Arnold. AN EPITAPH ON THE ADMIRABLE DRAMATIC POET, W. SHAKESPEARE WHAT needs my Shakespeare...
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