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" WHEN the hours of Day are numbered, And the voices of the Night Wake the better soul, that slumbered, To a holy, calm delight; Ere the evening lamps... "
Tait's Edinburgh magazine - Page 17
1857
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Aids to Devotion; Or, Religious Readings in the Order of the Natural and the ...

Goodwyn BARMBY - Devotional calendars - 1865 - 239 pages
...husbands all events, Dull sleep instructs, nor sport vain dreams in vain." And thus also Longfellow : " Then the forms of the departed Enter at the open door...; The beloved — the true-hearted, Come to visit us once more." The bright dreams which flit around the pillow of youth — the rainbow visions of imagination...
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Lays of the Pious Minstrels

John Bawtree Harvey - Hymns - 1865 - 180 pages
...lighted, And, like phantoms grim and tall, Shadows from the fitful firelight Dance upon the parlour wall ; Then the forms of the departed Enter at the open door ; The beloved ones, the true-hearted, Come to visit me once more. He, the young and strong, who cherished Noble longings...
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Recitations at Whitnash rectory

Whitnash rectory - 1866 - 15 pages
...And, like phantoms grim and tall, Shadows from the fitful fire-light Dance upon the parlour wall ; Then the forms of the departed Enter at the open door...beloved, the true-hearted, Come to visit me once more : He, the young and strong, who cherished Noble longings for the strife, By the road-side fell and...
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Evangeline: Courtship of Miles Standish. Favorite Poems

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Poetry - 1866 - 95 pages
...lighted, And, like phantoms grim and tall, Shadows from the fitful firelight Dance upon the parlor wall ; Then the forms of the departed Enter at the open door...beloved, the true-hearted, Come to visit me once more ; He, the young and strong, who cherished Noble longings for the strife, By the roadside fell and perished,...
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Songs: Sacred and Devotional

Joseph Edwards Carpenter - Hymns - 1866 - 392 pages
...And, like phantoms grim and tall, Shadows from the fitful fire-light Dance upon the parlour wall ; Then the forms of the departed Enter at the open door...beloved, the true-hearted, Come to visit me once more : He, the young and strong, who cherish'd Noble longings for. the strife, By the road-side fell and...
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A Great Mother: Sketches of Madam Willard

Frances Elizabeth Willard, Minerva Brace Norton - Mothers - 1894 - 297 pages
...seemed their presence in that memorable scene, and we could indeed believe with Longfellow : " . . the forms of the departed Enter at the open door. The beloved ones, the true-hearted Come to visit us once more." Near these portraits were grouped photographs and...
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Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson: With Copious ..., Volume 1873

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1896 - 772 pages
...And, like phantoms grim and tall, Shadows from the fitful fire-light Dance upon the parlour-wall ; Then the forms of the departed Enter at the open door...beloved, the true-hearted, Come to visit me once more. LONGFELLOW : Footsteps of Angels. Can Music's voice, can Beauty's eye, Can Painting's glowing hand,...
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A Thousand and One Gems of English Poetry

Charles Mackay - English poetry - 1896 - 633 pages
...lighted, And, like phantoms grim and tall, Shadows from the fitful fire-light Dance upon the parlour wall, Then the forms of the departed Enter at the open door...beloved, the true-hearted, Come to visit me once more ; He, the young and strong, who cherished Noble longings for the strife, By the roadside fell and perished,...
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The Treasury of American Sacred Song: With Notes Explanatory and Biographical

William Garrett Horder - American poetry - 1896 - 387 pages
...lighted, And, like phantoms grim and tall, Shadows from the fitful fire-light Dance upon the parlor wall ; Then the forms of the departed Enter at the open door...beloved, the true-hearted, Come to visit me once more ; He, the young and strong, who cherished Noble longings for the strife, By the road-side fell and...
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English Poetry..: With Introduction, Notes and Illustrations, Volume 3

English poetry - 1896
...lighted, And, like phantoms grim and tall, Shadows from the fitful firelight Dance upon the parlor wall; Then the forms of the departed Enter at the open door;...beloved, the true-hearted, Come to visit me once more ; He, the young and strong, who cherished Noble longings for the strife, By the roadside fell and •perished,...
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