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" WE watched her breathing through the night, Her breathing soft and low, As in her breast the wave of life Kept heaving to and fro. So silently we seemed to speak, So slowly moved about, As we had lent her half our powers To eke her living out. Our very... "
The Family friend [ed. by R.K. Philp]. - Pagina 381
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Heaven, Hell, and the Victorians

Michael Wheeler - 1994 - 279 pagina’s
...the wave of life Kept heaving to and fro! So silently we seem'd to speak So slowly moved about, As we had lent her half our powers To eke her living out!...thought her dying when she slept, And sleeping when she died! For when the morn came dim and sad And chill with early showers, Her quiet eyelids closed...
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Civilization and Black Progress: Selected Writings of Alexander Crummell on ...

Alexander Crummell, Southern Texts Society - 1995 - 265 pagina’s
...and fro. So silently we seemed to speak, So slowly moved about, As we had lent her half our powers Our very hopes belied our fears, Our fears our hopes...thought her dying when she slept, And sleeping when she died.' It is a terrible event, my brethren! The fruit of the distempered brain and the wild will...
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The Corpse: A History

Christine Quigley - 1996 - 358 pagina’s
...allows his victims to doze off and to take their leave without pain. Thomas Hood (d. 1845) writes: Our very hopes belied our fears, Our fears our hopes...thought her dying when she slept. And sleeping when she died. Death is omnipresent, as Percy Shelley (d. 1822) points out in singsong rhyme: "Death is...
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Buried Alive: The Terrifying History of Our Most Primal Fear

Jan Bondeson - 2002 - 320 pagina’s
...hair and frantically grappled with the unyielding walls of the narrow prison? VI I THE SIGNS OF DEATH Our very hopes belied our fears, Our fears our hopes...thought her dying when she slept, And sleeping when she died. —Thomas Hood, The Death-bed The acceptance of putrefaction as the sole reliable sign of...
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