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" Were with his heart, and that was far away ; He recked not of the life he lost, nor prize ; But where his rude hut by the Danube lay, There were his young barbarians all at play, There was their Dacian mother, — he, their sire, Butchered to make a Roman... "
Macmillan's Magazine - Page 368
1881
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Epes Sargent - Readers - 1852 - 558 pages
...arena swims around him — he is gone, Ere ceased the inhuman shout which hailed the wretch who won. He heard it, but he heeded not : his eyes Were with his heart, and that was far away ; He recked not of the life he lost nor prize, But where his rude hut by the Danube lay, There were...
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Elements of Rhetoric and Literary Criticism

James Robert Boyd - English language - 1852 - 352 pages
...arena swims around him — he is gone, Ere ceased the inhuman shout which hail'd the wretch who won He heard it, but he heeded not — his eyes Were with his heart, and that was far away ; He reck'd not of the life he lost nor prize, But where his rude hut by the Danube lay, There were...
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The Outline of Literature, Volume 2

John Drinkwater - Literature - 1923 - 1136 pages
...Coliseum, to whose ears, half sealed in his last agony, came the "inhuman shout" which hailed the victor: He heard it, but he heeded not — his eyes Were with his heart — and that was far away ; He recked not of the life he lost nor prize, But where his rude hut by the Danube lay, There were...
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Applied Philosophy

Climenson Yelverton Charles Dawbarn - Applied philosophy - 1923 - 331 pages
...The arena swims around him, he is gone Ere ceased the inhuman shout which hailed the wretch who won. He heard it, but he heeded not, his eyes Were with his heart, and that was far away; He reck'd not of the life he lost nor prize, But where his rude hut by the Danube lay, There were his...
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English Poetry of the Nineteenth Century: A Connected Representation of ...

George Roy Elliott, Norman Foerster - English poetry - 1923 - 825 pages
...around him — he is gone. Ere ceased the inhuman shout which hailed the wretch who won. 1260 CXLI He heard it, but he heeded not — his eyes Were with his heart and that was far away ; He recked not of the life he lost, nor prize ; But where his rude hut by the Danube lay, There were...
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The Modern Student's Book of English Literature

Harry Morgan Ayres - English literature - 1924 - 898 pages
...arena swims around him — he is gone, Ere ceased the inhuman shout which hail'd the wretch who won. Turn of eye, wave of hand, that salvation joins issue with death ! As thy Love is disc ; He reck'd not of the life he lost nor prize, But where his rude hut by the Danube lay, There were...
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The Chilswell Book of English Poetry

English poetry - 1924 - 272 pages
...arena swims around him — he is gone, Ere ceased the inhuman shout which hail'd the wretch who won. He heard it, but he heeded not — his eyes Were with his heart, and that was far away ; He reck'd not of the life he lost, nor prize, But where his rude hut by the Danube lay, There were...
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Outlines of English Literature: With Readings

William Joseph Long - English literature - 1925 - 807 pages
...arena swims around him— he is gone, Ere ceased the inhuman shout which hailed the wretch who won. He heard it, but he heeded not— his eyes Were with his heart, and that was far away: jo He recked not of the life he lost nor prize, But where his rude hut by the Danube lay — There...
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English Literature and Irish Politics

Matthew Arnold - Literary Criticism - 1973 - 486 pages
...as from Wordsworth at his best there will come such verse as 'Will no one tell me what she sings?' 5 so from Byron, too, at his best, there will come such...than this, of a quality rather rhetorical than truly 10 poetic, yet still of extraordinary power and merit, he has still more. To separate, from the mass...
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Literature and Nationalism

Vincent Newey, Ann Thompson - Fiction - 1991 - 286 pages
...unexpected) we are taken from the eye-spectacle of public death to the interior vision of a heart: He heard it, but he heeded not — his eyes Were with his heart, and that was far away; He reck'd not of the life he lost nor prize, But where his rude hut by the Danube lay There were his...
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