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" For, like strains of martial music, Their mighty thoughts suggest Life's endless toil and endeavor; And to-night I long for rest. Read from some humbler poet, Whose songs gushed from his heart, As showers from the clouds of summer, Or tears from the eyelids... "
Macmillan's Magazine - Page 41
1886
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The Works of the Late Edgar Allan Poe: Poems and tales

Edgar Allan Poe, Nathaniel Parker Willis - 1853
...showers from the clouds of summer, Or tears from the eyelids start ; Who through long days of labor, And nights devoid of ease, Still heard in his soul...come like the benediction That follows after prayer. Then read from the treasured volume . The poem of thy choice, And lend to the rhyme of the poet The...
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Beautiful poetry, selected by the ed. of The Critic, Volume 1

Beautiful poetry - 1853
...from some humbler poet, Whose songs gush'd from his heart, As showers from the clouds of summer, Or tears from the eyelids start ; Who, through long days...devoid of ease, Still heard in his soul the music Such songs have power to quiet The restless pulse of care, And come like the benediction That follows...
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Select specimens of English prose [ed.] by E. Hughes

Edward Hughes - 1853
...Palestine. Beatus, blessed ; as, beatific, beautiful. Benfe, well ; as, benediction, benign, benison. " Such songs have power to quiet The restless pulse...come like the benediction That follows after prayer. " Longfellow. Beyond (Saxon), from be and gone. Biblos fGr.), a book; as, bibliopole, bible. The name...
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The Universalist Quarterly and General Review, Volume 10

Universalism - 1853
...choristers began to sing a sweet hymn. We may truly say that he was a man, " Who through long days of labor, And nights devoid of ease, Still heard in his soul the music Of wonderful melodies." In Luther, the earthly elements were strong, but they Were subjected to the lawful dominion of reason...
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The hope of the bereaved; or, Recognition in Heaven

Edwin Davies (D.D.) - 1854
...For ever one — in heaven." CHAPTER, IV. SCRIPTURAL CONFIRMATIONS. "Such words have power to quell The restless pulse of care, And come like the benediction That follows after prayer. Thus the night shall be filled with music, And the cares that conceal the day, Shall fold their tents...
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Gems of thought and flowers of fancy, ed. by R.W. Procter

Gems, Richard Wright PROCTER - 1855
...from some humbler poet, Whose songs gush'd from his heart, As showers from the clouds of summer, Or tears from the eyelids start ; Who through long days...come like the benediction That follows after prayer. Then read from the treasured volume The poem of thy choice, And lend to the rhyme of the poet And the...
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The poetical works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. With prefatory notice

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1855 - 640 pages
...from some humbler poet, Whose songs gushed from his heart, As showers from the clouds of summer Or tears from the eyelids start ; Who, through long days...come like the benediction That follows after prayer. Then read from the treasured volume The poem of thy choice, And lend to the rhyme of the poet The beauty...
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1855 - 432 pages
...from some humbler poet, Whose songs gushed from his heart, As showers from the clouds of summer Or tears from the eyelids start ; Who, through long days...restless pulse of care, And come like the benediction Then read from the treasured volume The poem of thy choice, And lend to the rhyme of the poet The beauty...
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The poetical works of H.W. Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1855
...from some humbler poet, Whose songs gushed from his heart, As showers from the clouds of summer, Or tears from the eyelids start ; Who, through long days...in his soul the music Of wonderful melodies. Such gongs have power to quiet The restless pulse of care, And come like the benediction That follows after...
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The Old Farm House

Caroline Hyde Butler Laing - Farm life - 1855 - 461 pages
...gushed from his heart, As showers from the clouds of summer Or tears from the eye-lids start," for " Such songs have power to quiet The restless pulse...come like the benediction That follows after prayer." How much Beatrice wished she could remain under that peaceful roof forever — yet as her health returned,...
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