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" One that had never done me wrong, A feeble man and old: I led him to a lonely field; The moon shone clear and cold: Now here, said I, this man shall die, And I will have his gold! "
Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature - Page 288
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Works, Volume 6

Thomas Hood - 1871 - 492 pages
...life's sacred stream ! For why ? Methought, last night, I wrought A murder, in a dream ! " One that had never done me wrong — A feeble man, and old ; I...sudden blows with a ragged stick, And one with a heavy stone, One hurried gash with a hasty knife, — And then the deed was done : There was nothing lying...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1871 - 968 pages
...life's sacred stream. For why ? Methought, last night I wrought A murder, in a dream ! ' ' One that had oke the bride's father, his hand on his stone, One hurried gash with a hasty knife, — And then the deed was done : There was nothing lying...
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The Works of Thomas Hood: Comic and Serious, in Prose and Verse ..., Volume 6

Thomas Hood - Authors, English - 1871 - 508 pages
...life's sacred stream ! For why ? Methought, last night, I wrought A murder, in a dream I " One that had never done me wrong — A feeble man, and old ; I...gold ! " Two sudden blows with a ragged stick, And oue with a heavy stone, One hurried gash with a hasty knife, — And then the deed was done : There...
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The poetical works of Thomas Hood, ed. by W.M. Rossetti

Thomas Hood - 1871 - 466 pages
...life's sacred stream 1 For why? Methought, last night, I wrought A murder, in my dream ! " One that had never done me wrong — A feeble man, and old ; I...die, And I will have his gold ! " Two sudden blows witli a ragged stick, And one with a heavy stone, One hurried gash with a hasty knife, — And then...
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A Manual of Elocution: Founded Upon the Philosophy of the Human Voice. With ...

M. S. Mitchell - Elocution - 1871 - 422 pages
...that had never done me wrong — A feeble man and old ; I led him to a lonely field, The moon shown clear and cold : •Now here,' said I, 'this man shall die, And I will have his gold '. ' SELECTIONS. — QUALITIES OF TONE. 141 " Two sudden blows with ragged stick, And one with a heavy...
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The English elocutionist, a collection of the finest passages of poetry and ...

Charles Hartley - 1872 - 372 pages
...life's sacred stream ! For why ? Methought last night I wrought A murder in a dream ! " One that had never done me wrong — A feeble man, and old ; I...sudden blows with a ragged stick, And one with a heavy stone, One hurried gash with a hasty knife, And then the deed was done : There was nothing lying at...
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Poems, illustr. by B. Foster

Thomas Hood - 1872 - 300 pages
...life's sacred stream ! For why ? Methought, last night, I wrought A murder, in my dream ! " One that had never done me wrong — A feeble man, and old ; I...sudden blows with a ragged stick, And one with a heavy stone, One hurried gash with a hasty knife, — And then the deed was done : There was nothing lying...
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De Witt's Perfect Orator: Comprising a Great Number of Readings, Recitations ...

Henry Llewellyn Williams - Recitations - 1872 - 218 pages
...extreme — For why ? Methought last night I wrought A murder in a dream ! One that had never clone me wrong — A feeble man, and old ; I led him to...sudden blows with a ragged stick, And one with a heavy stone, One hurried gash with a hasty knife — And then the deed was done :, There was nothing lying...
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New Cyclopaedia of Poetical Illustrations: Adapted to Christian Teaching ...

Poetry - 1872 - 710 pages
...life's sacred stream. For why Methought, last night I wrought A murder, in a dream ! " One that had face, and lire : In vain I have not wept and strove...Thou art ; Jesus, the feeble sinner's Friend ! Nor ono with a heavy stone, One hurried gash with a hasty knife, And then the deed was done : There was...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

American poetry - 1872 - 900 pages
...life's sacred stream. For why ? Methought, last night I wrought A murder, in a dream ! " One that had s, an PT 1, this man shall die, And I will have his gold ! "Two sudden blows with a ragged stick, And one with...
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