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" MAIDENHOOD. mAIDEN ! with the meek brown eyes, In whose orbs a shadow lies, Like the dusk in evening skies ! Thou whose locks outshine the sun, Golden tresses, wreathed in one, As the braided streamlets run ! Standing, with reluctant feet, Where the brook... "
The Southern literary messenger - Page 57
1842
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 50

1861 - 676 pages
...themselves would have failed to render in its earnest, innocent, elevated regard. She was very young — Standing with reluctant feet Where the brook and river meet — Womanhood and childhood fleet. Good Heavens, I am quoting poetry '. what will you think of me, Hervey, to have gone back to our Wertherian...
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The New Monthly Belle Assemblée, Volume 33

468 pages
...brown eyes, In whose orb a shadow lies, Like the dusk in evening skies ! Thou whose locks outshine the sun, Golden tresses wreathed in one, As the braided...Deep and still, that gliding stream Beautiful to thee inn -i seem, As the river of a dream. Then why pause with indecision, When bright angels, in thy vision,...
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Littell's Living Age, Volume 19

1848 - 634 pages
...pianofortes sent out from Europe abide the climate of the New World. — CHAPTER VIH. — THE FIRST SORROW. Standing with reluctant feet, Where the brook and river meet, Womanhood and childhood fleet. LONGFELLOW. IDA was no longer a child. Seventeen years and six months had done their best to rob her...
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Voices of the True-hearted

1846 - 302 pages
...brown eyes, In whose orbs a shadow lies, Like the dusk in evening skies ! Thou, whose locks outshine the sun, Golden tresses, wreathed in one, As the braided...river's broad expanse : Deep and still, that gliding atream Beautiful to thee must seem, As the river of a dream. Then, why pause with indecision, When...
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The Columbian Magazine, Volumes 5-6

1846 - 694 pages
...settled on her cradle, darken at this point, so full of strange wondrous interest, now when she was " Standing, with reluctant feet. Where the brook and...the brooklet's swift advance, On the river's broad eхрппse ! " The tears crept to Ally's eyes, but they had no time to fall. She heard a shriek and...
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Sibylline Verses: Or the Mirror of Fate

Hannah J. Woodman - 1846 - 224 pages
...brown eyes, In whose orbs a shadow lies Like the dusk in evening skies ! Thou whose locks outshine the sun, Golden tresses, wreathed in one, As the braided streamlets run ! Bear through sorrow, wrong, and ruth, In thy heart the dew of youth, On thy lips the smile of truth....
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Alderbrook: A Collection of Fanny Forester's [pseud.] Village ..., Volume 1

Emily Chubbuck Judson - 1847 - 304 pages
...rested on her cradle, darken at this point, so full of strange, wondrous interest, now when she was " Standing, with reluctant feet, Where the brook and...brooklet's swift advance, On the river's broad expanse." The tears crept to Ally's eyes ; but they had no time to fall. She heard a shriek, and saw the woman...
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Sharpe's London magazine, a journal of entertainment and ..., Volumes 7-8

Anna Maria Hall - 1848 - 574 pages
...STORY OF A FAMILY.' BY SM AUTHORESS ОГ "THE MAIDEN AUNT," ETC. CHAPTER VII.— THE FIRST SORROW. " Standing with reluctant feet, Where the brook and river meet, Womanhood and childhood licet." LONGFELLOW. IDA was no longer a child. Seventeen years and six months had done their best to...
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Chambers' Edinburgh Journal, Volumes 11-12

1849 - 892 pages
...eye?, In whose orbs a shadow lies, Like the dusk in evening skies ! Thou, whose locks outshine tho inn, Golden tresses, wreathed in one. As the braided streamlets...childhood fleet ! Gazing, with a timid glance, On tho brooklet's swift advance, On tho river's broad expanse ! Deep and still, that gliding stream Beautiful...
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Poems

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1850 - 462 pages
...maiden fair, Lashed close to a drifting mast." Salladt, f. 53. MAIDENHOOD. ENGRAVED BY J. CHENEY. " Gazing with a timid glance, On the brooklet's swift advance, On the river's broad expanse !" EXCELSIOR. ENGRAVED BY W. HUMPHRYS. 1 A V" nh who bore, 'mid snow and ice, A banner with the strange...
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