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Merry Christmas!

Of all the old festivals, however, that of Christmas awakens the strongest and most heartfelt associations. There is a tone of solemn and sacred feeling that blends with our conviviality, and lifts the spirit to a state of hallowed and … Continue reading

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While Memory Holds a Seat

Seems, madam! Nay, it is; I know not “seems.” ‘Tis not alone my inky cloak, good mother, Nor customary suits of solemn black, Nor windy suspiration of forc’d breath, No, nor the fruitful river in the eye, Nor the dejected … Continue reading

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When Hope Seems Nearly Gone

The result of Hardy’s management was that Tom made a clean breast of it, telling everything, down to his night at the ragged school, and what an effect his chance opening of the Apology had had on him. Here for … Continue reading

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Against a Peace with the Rationalist Regicides

My heart as great, my reason haply more, To bandy word for word and frown for frown; But now I see our lances are but straws, Our strength as weak, our weakness past compare, That seeming to be most which … Continue reading

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For God So Loved

One grave to me was given– To guard till Judgment Day– But God looked down from Heaven And rolled the Stone away! One day of all my years– One hour of that one day– His Angel saw my tears And … Continue reading

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They Serve Us Still

Deeper than speech our love, stronger than life our tether… –Kipling — I am dreaming of the mountains of my home, Of the mountains where in childhood I would roam. I have dwelt ‘neath summer skies, Where the summer never … Continue reading

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Beyond the Swelling Flood

The prevalent philosophy of the day takes cognizance of but half of human nature—and that the worst half. Our happiness is so involved in the happiness and well-being of everything around us that a mere selfish philosophy, like political economy, … Continue reading

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