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" His horsemen hard behind us ride; Should they our steps discover, Then who will cheer my bonny bride, When they have slain her lover? "
The Kilmarnock mirror, and literary gleaner - Page 79
1820
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The Children's First [-third] Book of Poetry, Book 2

Emilie Kip Baker - Children's poetry - 1915
...have slain her lover?" Outspoke the hardy Highland wight, "I'll go, my chief — I'm ready; It is not for your silver bright, But for your winsome lady...bonny bird In danger shall not tarry; So though the waves are raging white, I'll row you o'er the ferry." By this the storm grew loud apace, The water...
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English Prose and Verse from Beowulf to Stevenson

Henry Spackman Pancoast - English literature - 1915 - 816 pages
..."I'll go, my chief— I'm ready: — It is not for your silver bright; But for your winsome lady: 20 , Lay the weak tribes a miserable prey, 985 In mingled murder, flutterin waves are raging white, I'll row you o'er the ferry." — By this the storm grew loud apace, 25 The...
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Literature Reader, Volume 6

Leroy E. Armstrong - Children's literature - 1916
...slain her lover ? ' ' Outspoke the hardy Highland wight, "I'll go, my chief — I'm ready; It is not for your silver bright, But for your winsome lady...bonny bird In danger shall not tarry; So though the waves are raging white. I '11 row you o 'er the ferry. ' ' By this the storm grew loud apace,0 The...
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English Poetry and Prose of the Romantic Movement

George Benjamin Woods - LITERARY COLLECTIONS - 1916 - 1432 pages
...spoke the hardy Highland wight, "I'll go, my chief; I'm ready: It is not for your silver bright; 20 waves are raging white, I '11 row you o 'er the ferry. ' ' 25 By this the storm grew loud apace, The...
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The Home Book of Verse: American and English, 1580-1918

American poetry - 1918 - 4009 pages
...slain her lover? " Outspoke the hardy Highland wight, "I'll go, my chief,— I'm ready: — It is not 1918 H. HؘN/ waves are raging white, I'll row you o'er the ferry." By this the storm grew loud apace, The water-wraith...
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One Hundred Narrative Poems

George E. Teter - American poetry - 1918 - 436 pages
...slain her lover?" Out spoke the hardy Highland wight,1 "I'll go, my chief — I'm ready : — It is not for your silver bright, But for your winsome lady...bonny bird In danger shall not tarry; So though the waves are raging white I'll row you o'er the ferry." — 1. Wight. A man. By this the storm grew loud...
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Junior High School Literature ...

William Harris Elson, Christine M. Keck - American literature - 1919
...wight, "I'll go, my chief, I'm ready; It is not for your silver bright, But for your winsome lady. • 5 "And by my word! the bonny bird In danger shall not tarry; So though the waves are raging white I'll row you o'er the ferry." By this the storm grew loud apace, I0 The water-wraith...
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McGuffey's First-[sixth] Eclectic Reader, Issue 5

William Holmes McGuffey - Primers, American - 1920
...slain her lover?" Out spoke the hardy Highland wight " I 'll go, my chief — I 'm ready : It is not for your silver bright, But for your winsome lady:...bonny bird In danger shall not tarry; So, though the waves are raging white, I'll row you o'er the ferry." By this, the storm grew loud apace, The water...
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The Elson Readers..: Book 5-8 ...

William Harris Elson - 1921
...spoke the hardy Highland wight, "I'll go, my chief, I'm ready ; It is not for your silver bright, 20 But for your winsome lady. "And by my word! the bonny bird In danger shall not tarry; So though the waves are raging white, I'll row you o'er the ferry." 2? By this the storm grew loud apace, The water-...
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Journeys Through Bookland: A New and Original Plan for Reading ..., Volume 6

Charles Herbert Sylvester - Anthologies - 1922
...have slain her lover?" Out spoke the hardy Highland wight "I'll go, my chief—I'm ready; It is not for your silver bright, But for your winsome lady:...bonny bird In danger shall not tarry; So though the waves are raging white, I'll row you o'er the ferry." "BOATMAN, DO NOT TARRY!" By this the storm grew...
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