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" Where the lamps quiver So far in the river, With many a light From window and casement From garret to basement, She stood, with amazement, Houseless by night. "
Sunshine in the workhouse - Page 55
by Emma Sheppard - 1809 - 88 pages
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A Warning to Wives: Or, The Platonic Lover: A Novel, Volume 3

Mrs. Gordon Smythies - 1848
...she broke from him, and passed on more rapidly than before—till Where the lamps quiver, Far down by the river, With many a light, From window and casement,...garret to basement, She stood with amazement, Houseless at night. The cold wind of night , Made her tremble and shiver, But not the darkarch > Or the black...
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Sartain's Union Magazine of Literature and Art, Volume 7

John Seely Hart - 1850
...pitiful I Near a whole city full, Home she had none. Sisterly, brotherly, Fatherly, motherly, Filling* had changed: Love, by harsh evidence, Thrown from...basement, She stood, with amazement, Houseless by night. Had from life's history, Glad to death's mystery, Swift to be hurled— Anywhere, anywhere Out of the...
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Prose and Verse

Thomas Hood - 1849 - 401 pages
...! for the rarity Of Christian charity Under the sun ! Oh ! it was pitiful ! Near a whole city full, Home she had none. Sisterly, brotherly, Fatherly,...eminence ; Even God's providence Seeming estranged. With many a light From window and casement, From garret to basement, She stood, with amazement, Houseless...
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Prose and verse

Thomas Hood - 1849
...! for the rarity Of Christian charity Under the sun ! Oh ! it was pitiful! Near a whole city full, Home she had none. Sisterly, brotherly, Fatherly,...eminence; Even God's providence Seeming estranged. With many a light From window and casement, From garret to basement, She stood, with amazement, Houseless...
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Eliza Cook's journal, Volume 6

...Alas! for the rarity Of Christian charity Under the sim I Oh! it was pitiful, Near a whole city full, Home she had none. Sisterly, brotherly. Fatherly,...motherly. Feelings had changed ; Love, by harsh evidence, Tbrown from its eminence ; Even God's providence Seeming estranged. Where the lamps quiver So far in...
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Essays and Sketches

Caroline Wells Healey Dall - 1849 - 116 pages
...whole city full. Home she had none. Sisterly, brotherly, fatherly, motherly Feelings had changed ; Loye by harsh evidence thrown from its eminence, Even God's providence, Seeming estranged. ' THOMAS HOOD. ' TOUCH her not scornfully,' oh daughter of rank and wealth ; her soul is as precious...
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Lectures Delivered Before the Young Men's Christian Association ..., Volume 13

Young Men's Christian Associations (London, England) - 1858
...being her position, can you wonder at the wonder that she plunges madly out of life ? " Where the lampB quiver, So far in the river, With many a light From...The bleak wind of March Made her tremble and shiver; Bat not the dark arch, Or the black flowing river, Mad from life's history, Glad to death's mystery,...
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Sartain's Union Magazine of Literature and Art, Volume 7

John Seely Hart - 1850
...brotherly, Fatherly, motherly, Feelings had changed : Ix>ve, by harsh evidence, Thrown from its sminenoe; Even God's providence Seeming estranged. Where the...window and casement, From garret to basement, She etood, with amazement, Houseless by night. The bleak wind of March Made her tremble and shiver; But...
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Modern Literature and Literary Men: Being a Second Gallery of Literary Portraits

George Gilfillan - 1850 - 376 pages
...intellect seem to be dead, but to us how unspeakably dear !) might perpetuate the name of Hood : " The bleak wind of March Made her tremble and shiver. But not the dark arch, Nor the black flowing river ; Mad from life's history — Glad to death's mystery Swift to be hurl'd,...
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A Second Gallery of Literary Portraits

George Gilfillan - 1850 - 429 pages
...intellect seem to be dead, but to us how unspeakably dear !) might perpetuate the name of Hood : « The bleak wind of March Made her tremble and shiver, But not the dark arch, Nor the black flowing river ; Mad from life's history — Glad to death's mystery Swift to be hurl'd,...
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