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" The Old Woman AS a white candle In a holy place, So is the beauty Of an aged face. As the spent radiance Of the winter sun, So is a woman With her travail done, Her brood gone from her, And her thoughts as still As the waters Under a ruined mill. "
Quarterly Review: A Journal of University Perspectives - Page 135
1943
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Studies of Contemporary Poets

Mary C. Sturgeon - English poetry - 1916 - 330 pages
...childhood, and another in the same book which reverently touches the thought of motherhood and old age : As a white candle In a holy place, So is the beauty...the spent radiance Of the winter sun, So is a woman When her travail done. Her brood gone from her, And her thoughts as still As the waters Under a ruined...
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Bulletin of Bibliography and Dramatic Index, Volume 9

Frederick Winthrop Faxon, Mary Estella Bates, Anne C. Sutherland - Bibliography - 1917
...and lyrics. NY Hodder & Stoughton, 1912. 139p. Campbell, Joseph. Irishry. Dublin. Maunsel, 1913. 79p. "As a white candle In a holy place. So is the beauty Of an aged face." — From: The Old Woman. — The mountainy singer. Dublin. Maunsel, 1909. 72p. Campbell, William Wilfred....
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Star-points: Songs of Joy, Faith, and Promise from the Present-day Poets

Mrs. Waldo Richards - American poetry - 1921 - 228 pages
...the long leagues of dusk, remote and blue? Or was it just a star? JAMES L. McLANE, JR. THE OLD WOMAN As a white candle In a holy place, So is the beauty...thoughts as still As the waters Under a ruined mill. JOSEPH CAMPBELL (Scusamh MacCathmhaoil) OUT OF THE DEEP AT the hour when the stars from the eastern...
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Start-points: Songs of Joy, Faith, and Promise, from the Present-day Poets

American poetry - 1921 - 228 pages
...just a star? JAMES L. McLANE, JR. THE OLD WOMAN As a white candle In a holy place, So is the beauty Of the winter sun, So is a woman With her travail...thoughts as still As the waters Under a ruined mill. JOSEPH CAMPBELL (Seosamh MacCathmhaaiX) OUT OF THE DEEP AT the hour when the stars from the eastern...
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Star-points: Songs of Joy, Faith, and Promise from the Present-day Poets

Mrs. Waldo Richards - American poetry - 1921 - 229 pages
...just a star? JAMES L. McLANE, Jn. THE OLD WOMAN As a white candle In a holy place, So is the beauty Of the winter sun, So is a woman With her travail...thoughts as still As the waters Under a ruined mill. JOSEPH CAMPBELL (Seosamh MacCalhmhaoil) OUT OF THE DEEP AT the hour when the stars from the eastern...
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Star-points: Songs of Joy, Faith, and Promise from the Present-day Poets

American poetry - 1921 - 229 pages
...the long leagues of dusk, remote and blue? Or was it just a star? JAMES L. McLANE, JR. THE OLD WOMAN As a white candle In a holy place, So is the beauty Of the winter sun, So is a woman With her travail done, Her brood gone from her, And her thoughts as still...
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New Voices: An Introduction to Contemporary Poetry

Marguerite Ogden Bigelow Wilkinson - American poetry - 1922 - 454 pages
...freshly seen and felt and presented. The symbolism is strong and true. The melody lives. THE OLD WOMAN As a white candle In a holy place, So is the beauty...thoughts as still As the waters Under a ruined mill. In these three poems, I think, we can all see clearly that it is the poet who gives value to the poem....
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The New Poetry: An Anthology of Twentieth-century Verse in English

Harriet Monroe, Alice Corbin Henderson - American poetry - 1923 - 640 pages
...thought Not yet begotten : To thee, queller of sleep, • Looser of the snare of death. THE OLD WOMAN As a white candle In a holy place, So is the beauty...thoughts as still As the waters Under a ruined mill. Nancy Campbell THE APPLE-TREE I saw the archangels in my apple-tree last night, I saw them like great...
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The Little Book of Modern British Verse: One Hundred Poets Since Henley

Jessie Belle Rittenhouse - English poetry - 1924 - 276 pages
...lucky, The corn I reap is red, And whoso sings the Gill's Kami Will never cry for bread. THE OLD WOMAN As a white candle In a holy place, So is the beauty...thoughts as still As the waters Under a ruined mill. SEUMAS O'SULLIVAN 1880 THE ROSSES MY sorrow that I am not by the little dun By the lake of the starlings...
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The Michigan Alumnus, Volumes 85-86

Cooking - 1978
...to help employees make better retirement decisions. Educational institutions are developing f I • As a white candle ... in a holy place . . . So is the beauty . . aged face Joseph Campbell of an new programs and modifying existing ones to more adequately serve...
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