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" THERE is no flock, however watched and tended, But one dead lamb is there ! There is no fireside, howsoe'er defended, But has one vacant chair ! The air is full of farewells to the dying, And mournings for the dead; The heart of Rachel, for her children... "
The Medical World - Page 206
1892
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The millenium rest; or, The world as it will be

John Cumming - 1862
...never shall be shaded. Very sweetly does Longfellow sing of this very subject when he says : — " There is no flock, however watched and tended, But one dead lamb is there ; There is no fireside, howsoe'er defended, But hath one vacant chair. " The air ia full of...
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POEMS BY HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW COMPLETE IN TWO VOLUMES.

HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW - 1863
...fire without that burned, The thoughts that burned and glowed within. BY THE FIRESIDE, RESIGNATION. THERE is no flock, however watched and tended But one dead lamb is there ! There is no fireside, howsoe'er defended, But has one vacant chair ! The air is full of...
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THE LAST TIMES AND THE GREAT CONSIMMATION. AN EARNEST DISCUSSION OF ...

JOSEPH A. SEISS, D.D. - 1863
...home so happy, and no heart so joyous, but it has in it the deep undertones of sorrow and trouble. " There is no flock, however watched and tended, But one dead lamb is there ,• There is no fireside, howsoe'er defended, But hath one vacant chair. The air is full...
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English Sacred Poetry of the Sixteenth, Seventeenth, Eighteenth, and ...

Robert Aris Willmott - English poetry - 1863 - 387 pages
...camp is fled ; Faith shineth as a morning-star, Our ghastly fears are dead. HW Longfellow RESIGNATION. THERE is no flock, however watched and tended, But one dead lamb is there ! There is no fire-side, howsoe'er defended, But has one vacant chair ! The air is full of...
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Suggestive thoughts; or, Ten minutes daily with Christian authors, English ...

Pulchérie Money - 1863
...same great consummation, — the coming glory of the Lord!] (PM) April 9. "NOT LOST, BUT GONE BEFORE." There is no flock, however watched and tended, But one dead lamb is there ! There is no fireside, howsoe'er defended, But has one vacant chair. The air is full of farewells...
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An index to familiar quotations selected principally from British authors ...

John Cooper Grocott - 1863
...SHARSPERE. — King Heury VI. Part I. Act IU. Scene 1. (Gloster to the Bishop of Winchester.) VACANT.— There is no flock, however watched and tended, But one dead lamb is there ; There is no fireside, howsoe'er defended, But has one vacant chair. LONGPELLOW. — Resignation....
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Tracts on practical subjects, addressed to the working classes

Society for promoting Christian knowledge - Working class - 1863
...there was not one dead1." The poet Longfellow, in his beautiful lines on Resignation, says : — " There is no flock, however watched and tended, But one dead lamb is there ! There is no household, howsoe'er defended, But has one vacant chair ! " The air is full...
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Our eternal homes, by a Bible student [J. Hyde].

John Hyde - Children - 1864 - 183 pages
...the world while they are yet infants. Not more than one-half live to attain manhood or womanhood. " There is no flock however watched and tended, But one dead lamb is there : There is no fireside howsoe'er defended, But has one vacant chair. The air is full of farewells...
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The complete poetical works [&c.].

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1864
...fire without that burned, The thoughts that burned and glowed within. BY THE FIRESIDE. RESIGNATION. THERE is no flock, however watched and tended. But one dead lamb is there! There is no fireside, howsoe'er defended, But has one vacant chair! The air is full of farewells...
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The Mothers' friend, ed. by Ann Jane, Volumes 5-7

Ann Jane - 1864
...all this ? Doubtless you have, for as Longfellow so touchingly and beautifully expresses it, , .. , " There is no flock, however watched and tended, But one dead lamb is there ; There is no fireside, howsoe'er defended, But has one vacant chair." It was in the month...
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