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The Lily of Mossdale: A Tale of 1832, the Year of Reform (1861)
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Andrew Arthur Kirkbride auld lang syne beautiful blessed called carriage Chartist cheers Coriolanus cottage daughter dear father door election Ellen Johnson Ellen Thrifthaugh Ellie England English English peasant eyes face feeling flunkeyism Frank Harris Gabberby House gentle gentlemen hand haugh Havercroft Moor hear heard heart honour human Jacob Jane Harris John Harris kind knew ladies laugh Lily of Mossdale lips live look Lord Calder mamma Mary means mind Miss Breckonbridge Miss Ellen Miss Thrifthaugh mother Nancy never night noble once papa Parson Graham peasant perhaps person poor prisoner Punch Bowl reader Reform replied Robert Thrifthaugh Sandy McAllister Sandy's scarcely Serjeant Glibton side smile sorrow soul speak Stampart stood suffering sweet talk tears tell things thought Thrift true truth voice walked wesh whilst whispered Wickerstrap words young
Page 86 - Where the bee sucks, there suck I ; In a cowslip's bell I lie; There I couch when owls do cry. On the bat's back I do fly After summer merrily. Merrily, merrily shall I live now Under the blossom that hangs on the bough.
Page 160 - She was a Phantom of delight When first she gleamed upon my sight; A lovely Apparition, sent To be a moment's ornament; Her eyes as stars of Twilight fair; Like Twilight's, too, her dusky hair; But all things else about her drawn From May-time and the cheerful Dawn; A dancing Shape, an Image gay, To haunt, to startle, and way-lay.
Page 174 - For it is easier for a camel to go through a needle's eye, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.
Page 217 - I have been young, and now am old ; yet never saw I the righteous man forsaken, or his seed begging their bread.
Page 141 - His head in the day when the kingdoms of this world shall become the kingdoms of our GOD, and of His CHRIST, and He shall reign for ever and ever.
Page 160 - A perfect Woman, nobly planned, To warn, to comfort, and command; And yet a Spirit still, and bright With something of angelic light.
Page 39 - Fear not; for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to you and to all people. For unto you is born this day, in the city of David, a SAVIOUR, which is CHRIST the LORD.
Page 7 - Thou shalt not make unto thyself any graven image, nor the likeness of anything that is in heaven above, or in the earth beneath, or in the waters under the earth.
Page 45 - Can culture set to a leg? or an arm? or take away the grief of a wound?