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" God pity them both ! and pity us all, Who vainly the dreams of youth recall. For of all sad words of tongue or pen, The saddest are these :  "
Harper's Magazine - Page 12
edited by - 1858
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The Living Age ..., Volume 44

1855
...of life again, Saying only, " it might have been." Alas for maiden, alas for Judge, For rich repiner and household drudge ! God pity them both ! and pity...the dreams of youth recall. For of all sad words of tongne or pen, The saddest are these : " It might have been ! ' Ah, well ! for us all some sweet hope...
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Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

American Academy of Arts and Sciences - Humanities - 1893
...loving him for it. Indeed, it is almost enough to make us forgive that invidiously dreadful rhyme: " For of all sad words of tongue or pen, The saddest are these: 'It might have been! ' " "Skipper Ireson's Bide," on the other hand, has much of the true ballad quality...
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Modern Agitators: Or, Pen Portraits of Living American Reformers

David W. Bartlett - Reformers - 1855 - 396 pages
...only, "It might have been." Alu for maiden, alas for Judge, For rich repiner and household drudge I God pity them both ! and pity us all, Who vainly the...dreams of youth recall. For of all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these : " It might have been I " Ah ! well for us all, some sweet hope lie*...
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Putnam's Monthly, Volume 8

1857
...life again, Saying only, • It might have been.' "AlaŤ for maiden, alas for Judge, For rich rcpiner and household drudge ! " God pity them both ! and...youth recall. " For of all sad words of tongue or pen, Tho saddest are these: 'It might have been!' "Ah, well ! for us all some sweet hope lies Deeply...
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Putnam's Monthly, Volume 8

1857
...again, Saying only, • It might have been.' • Alas for maiden, alas for Judge, For rich repioer and household drudge! " God pity them both ! and pity us all, Who vainly the dreams ut'youth recall. " For of all sad words of tongue or pen, The saddest aro these: 'It might have been!'...
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Peace, Or, The Stolen Will: An American Novel

Mary Wolcott Janvrin - 1857 - 407 pages
...cooling streams live longest in our hearts ! Well for us, if Regret walk not hand in hand with Memory ! For " Of all sad words of tongue or pen, The saddest are these : ' It might have been ! ' " Thus, in that hour, it was doubly bitter to the remorse-stricken man who bowed...
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The Poets of the Nineteenth Century

Evert Augustus Duyckinck - English poetry - 1858 - 397 pages
...life again, Saying only, "It might have been." Alas for maiden, alas for Judge, For rich repiner'and household drudge! God pity them both ! and pity us...words of tongue or pen, The saddest are these: "It might have been !" All, well ! for us all some sweet hope lies Deeply buried from human eyes ; And,...
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A Compendium of American Literature: Chronologically Arranged, with ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1858 - 740 pages
...of life again, Saying only, " It might have been." Alas for maiden, alas for Judge, For rich repiner and household drudge ! God pity them both ! and pity...of youth recall. For of all sad words of tongue or peu, The saddest are these : " It might have been !" Ah, well I for us all some sweet hope lies Deeply...
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A Compendium of American Literature: Chronologically Arranged, with ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1859 - 784 pages
...only, " It might have been." Alas for maiden, alas for Judge, For rich repiner and household drudge t God pity them both, and pity us all, Who vainly the...have been!" Ah, well ! for us all some sweet hope lie* Deeply buried from human eyes ; And, in the hereafter, angels may Boll the Btone from its grave...
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The hidden hand

Emma Dorothy E. Nevitte Southworth - 1859
...took up the burden of life again, Saying only, " It might have been." Alas for them both, and alas for us all, Who vainly the dreams of youth recall, For of all sad words of lips or pen, The saddest are these — " It might have been." — WHITTIER. BY the tacit consent of...
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