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" They say it was a shocking sight After the field was won; For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun; But things like that, you know, must be After a famous victory. "Great praise the Duke of Marlbro' won, And our good Prince Eugene. "
The elementary elocutionist: a selection of pieces in prose and verse, by J ... - Page 251
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The Peace Reading-book: Being ... Selections ... Condemnatory of the ...

Henry Gardiner Adams - Conduct of life - 1844 - 171 pages
...he was forced to fly ; " So with his wife and child he fled ; " Nor had he where to rest his head. " With fire and sword the country round " Was wasted far and wide : " And many a childling mother then, " And new born infaut died : " But things like that, you know must be, " At...
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The Peace Reading-book: Being ... Selections ... Condemnatory of the ...

Henry Gardiner Adams - Conduct of life - 1844 - 171 pages
...he was forced to fly ; " So with his wife and child he fled ; " Nor had he where to rest his head. " With fire and sword the country round " Was wasted far and wide : " And many a childling mother then, " And new born infant died : " But tilings like that, you know must be, " At...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 295

1917
...took as long to live through as it does now. There were casualty lists and there were broken hearts, but "things like that, you know, must be at every famous victory." It was almost with surprise that we read the contemporary tale of the long, long course of darkness,...
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The Poets and Poetry of England, in the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Authors, English - 1845 - 504 pages
...And he was forced to fly ; So with Kis wife and child he fled, Nor had he where to rest his head. " With fire and sword the country round Was wasted far...After the field was won ; For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun ; But things like that, you know, must be After a famous victory. "Great...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey, Volume 10

Robert Southey - English poetry - 1845 - 800 pages
...forced to fly ; So with his wife and child he fled. Nor had he where to rest his head. 11 With flre dy by emplo a5 9. " They say it was a shocking sight After the field was won ; For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey

Robert Southey - 1845 - 800 pages
...forced to fly ; So with his wife and child he fled, Nor had he where to rest his head. " With flre and sword the country round Was wasted far and wide,...things like that, you know, must be At every famous victor}'. 9. " They say it was a shocking sight After the fleld was won ; For many thousand bodies...
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The Poets and Poetry of England: In the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Authors, English - 1846 - 504 pages
...And he was forced to fly; So with his wife and child he fled. Nor had he where to rest his head. " With fire and sword the country round Was wasted far...After the field was won ; For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun ; But things like that, you know, must be After a famous victory. "Great...
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The Pioneer: Or, Leaves from an Editor's Portfolio

Henry Clapp - American literature - 1846 - 208 pages
...ground, And he was forced to fly ; So with his wife and child he fled, Nor had he where to lay his head. With fire and sword the country round Was wasted far...wide : And many a childing mother then, And new-born infant died : But things like that you know must be, At every famous victory. They say it was a shocking...
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Poetry for Home and School ...

Anna Cabot Lowell - 1846
...And he was forced to fly ; So with his wife and child he fled, Nor had he where to rest his head. " With fire and sword the country round Was wasted far and wide ; And many a hapless mother then, And new-born baby, died. But things like that, you know, must be At every famous...
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The Wycliffites: Or, England in the Fifteenth Century

Margaret Mackay - Lollards - 1847 - 424 pages
...whom we left in a situation of danger, whence he was little likely to emerge unscathed. CHAPTER XXX. " They say it was a shocking sight, After the field was won, For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun ; J j ut things like that, you know, must be After a famous victory." SOUTHBT....
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