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Стр. 304 - He hath put down the mighty from their seat : and hath exalted the humble and meek. He hath filled the hungry with good things : and the rich he hath sent empty away.
Стр. 180 - There's blood on your new foreign shrubs, squire, There's blood on your pointer's feet ; There's blood on the game you sell, squire, And there's blood on the game you eat.
Стр. 179 - The merry brown hares came leaping Over the crest of the hill, Where the clover and corn lay sleeping Under the moonlight still. Leaping late and early, Till under their bite and their tread The swedes, and the wheat, and the barley, Lay cankered , aud trampled and dead.
Стр. 181 - She looked at the tuft of clover, And wept till her heart grew light ; And at last, when her passion was over, Went wandering into the night. But the merry brown hares came leaping Over the uplands still, Where the clover and corn lay sleeping On the side of the white chalk hill.
Стр. vii - ... between themselves and those who will succeed them, which is often too painful and oppressive to be confessed to their own hearts ! Whatever amount of obloquy this book may bring upon me, I shall think that a light price to pay, if by it I shall have helped, even in a single case, to " turn the hearts of the parents to the children, and the hearts of the children to the parents, before the great and terrible day of the Lord come...
Стр. 200 - ... their party nicknames, given without a shudder at the terrible accusations which they conveyed. And then the indignation, the shame, the reciprocal bitterness which those articles would excite, tearing still wider the bleeding wounds of that Church which they professed to defend ! And then, in this case, too, the thought rushed across him, " What if I should have been wrong and my adversary right? What if I have made the heart of the righteous sad whom God has not made sad...
Стр. 325 - Where is the promise of his coming ? For all things continue as they were from the beginning.
Стр. 181 - You have cast your daughter's bread, And, worn out with liquor and harlots, Your heir at your feet lies dead ; " When your youngest, the mealy-mouthed rector, Lets your soul rot asleep to the grave, You will find in your God the protector Of the freeman you fancied your slave.
Стр. 29 - Her long thin hands, and ivory-channelled feet, Were wasted with the wasting of her soul. Then peevishly she flung her on her face, And hid her eyeballs from the blinding glare, And fingered at the grass, and tried to cool Her crisp hot lips against the crisp hot sward: And then she raised her head, and upward cast Wild looks from homeless eyes, whose liquid light Gleamed out between deep folds of blue-black hair, As gleam twin lakes between the purple peaks Of deep Parnassus, at the mournful moon.