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English Prose: Selections - Page 479
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Outsiders Looking in: The Rossettis Then and Now

David Clifford, Laurence Roussillon - Literary Collections - 2004 - 284 pages
...values, which in Stanza 55 of 'In Memoriam' are epitomized by the two personified entities at strife: 'Are God and Nature then at strife,/ That Nature lends...the type she seems,/ So careless of the single life' (1l. 5-8). 23 Mikhail Bakhtin, Rabelais and His World, trans, by Helene Iswolky (Bloomington: Indiana...
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Faith and Fragmentation: Reflections on the Future of Christianty

J. Philip Wogaman - Religion - 2004 - 196 pages
...explain to an individual deer about to be shot or to one who had just lost a mate or a parent. But then, Are God and Nature then at strife, That Nature lends...the type she seems, So careless of the single life. . . . 8 It remains, however, that even for the hapless victims of nature's cruelties, life is experienced...
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Frances Power Cobbe: Victorian Feminist, Journalist, Reformer

Sally Mitchell - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 463 pages
...which you were an unfortunate victim, is beneficent in its general action (like so many laws of Nature 'So careful of the type she seems, So careless of the single life,') as you would allow if you could have seen the College as I knew it years ago, with 70 dogs on the premises,...
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The Carlyle Encyclopedia

Mark Cumming - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 521 pages
...interpretation on the works of the Deity. In the famous lyric 55 of In Memoriam, his speaker asks: "Are God and Nature then at strife, / That Nature lends such evil dreams?" His answer to this question, and to all those questions that seem to pose a purposeless universe, places...
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The Evolution-Creation Struggle

Michael RUSE - Religion - 2005 - 327 pages
...depressing. All that energy, all that conflict, all of that effort adding up to nothing, going nowhere. Are God and Nature then at strife, That Nature lends...single life . . . So careful of the type? but no. From scaped cliff and quarried stone She cries, "A thousand types are gone: I care for nothing, all shall...
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Literature and Science: Social Impact and Interaction

John H. Cartwright, Brian Baker - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 471 pages
...But if this is the case, why is nature so wasteful and indifferent to the suffering of individuals? Are God and Nature then at strife, That Nature lends...the type she seems, So careless of the single life; That I, considering everywhere Her secret meaning in her deeds, And finding that of fifty seeds She...
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The Divine Force in the Life of the World

Alexander McKenzie - Religion - 2005 - 344 pages
...from a time no one has discovered! It seems like Napoleon's retreat from Russia, infinitely extended. Are God and Nature then at strife, That Nature lends...careful of the type she seems, So careless of the siaglu life. It is very well to say that in some other world man will attain to himself. That is poor...
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The Creationist Debate: The Encounter Between the Bible and the Historical Mind

Arthur McCalla - Religion - 2006 - 228 pages
...No life may fail beyond the grave, Derives it not from what we have The likest God within the soul? Are God and Nature then at strife, That Nature lends...the type she seems, So careless of the single life. That I, considering everywhere Her secret meaning in her deeds. And rinding that of fifty seeds She...
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Modern Christian Thought: The Enlightenment and the nineteenth century, Volume 1

James C. Livingston, Francis Schüssler Fiorenza - Religion - 2006 - 430 pages
...Tennyson, in 1850, had a quite different perception of nature. It was a "Nature red in tooth and claw." LV Are God and Nature then at strife, That Nature lends...the type she seems, So careless of the single life; That I, considering, everywhere Her secret meaning in her deeds, And finding that of fifty seeds She...
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Evolution 101

Janice Moore, Randy Moore - Science - 2006 - 219 pages
...Tennyson, who famously penned ". . . Nature, red in tooth and claw. . . ." asked earlier in the same poem, "Are God and Nature then at strife, That Nature lends such evil dreams?" We might well wonder, as did Darwin, if there is any room for altruism — that is, behavior that benefits...
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