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" The storm has gone over me ; and I lie like one of those old oaks which the late hurricane has scattered about me. I am stripped of all my honours, I am torn up by the roots, and lie prostrate on the earth ! There, and prostrate there, I most unfeignedly... "
The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine - Page 511
edited by - 1856
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The Afternoon Lectures on Literature and Art: Delivered in the Theatre of ...

Decoration and ornament - 1866 - 224 pages
...gone over me, and I lie like one of those old oaks which the late hurricane has scattered about me. I am torn up by the roots, and lie prostrate on the earth. There, and prostrate there, I recognize the Divine justice, and, in some degree, submit to it. But, whilst I humble myself before...
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Afternoon readings in the museum

Afternoon lectures - 1866
...gone over me, and I lie like one of those old oaks which the late hurricane has scattered about me. I am torn up by the roots, and lie prostrate on the earth. There, and prostrate there, I recognize the Divine justice, and, in some degree, submit to it. But, whilst I humble myself before...
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Pulpit Elocution: Comprising Remarks on the Effect of Manner in Public ...

William Russell - Elocution - 1867 - 413 pages
...those old oaks which the late hurricane has scattered about me. I am stripped of all my honors ; I am torn up by the roots, and lie prostrate on the...divine justice, and in some degree submit to it. — I am alone. I have none to meet my enemies in the gate. — Indeed, I greatly deceive myself, if, in...
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Edmund Burke: A Historical Study

John Morley - Grande Bretagne - 1867 - 312 pages
...those old oaks which the late hurricane has scattered about me. I am stripped of all my honours; I am torn up by the roots, and lie prostrate on the earth. .... I am alone. I have none to meet my enemies in the gate I live in an inverted order. They who ought...
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Studies in English prose: specimens, with notes, by J. Payne

Joseph Payne - 1868
...those old oaks which the late hurricane has scattered about me. I am stripped of all my honours, I am torn up by the roots and lie prostrate on the earth ! i There, and prostrate there, I most unfeignedly recognise the Divine justice, and in some degree...
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THE WORKS OF THE RIGHT HONORABLE EDMUND BURKE

1869
...of those old oaks which the late hurricane has scattered about me. I am stripped of all my honors, I am torn up by the roots, and lie prostrate on the...the Divine justice, and in some degree submit to it. But whilst I humble myself before God, I do not know that it is forbidden to repel the attacks of unjust...
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Typical Selections from the Best English Authors: With Introductory Notices

English authors - English literature - 1869 - 400 pages
...those old oaks which the late hurricane has scattered about me. I am stripped of all my honours, I am torn up by the roots, and lie prostrate on the...earth ! There, and prostrate there, I most unfeignedly recognise the divine justice, and in some degree submit to it. But whilst I humble myself before God,...
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Smaller specimens of English literature, with notes. Ed. by W. Smith

sir William Smith - 1869
...those old oaks which the late hurricane hath scattered about me. I am stripped of all my honours : I am torn up by the roots, and lie prostrate on the earth ! There, and prostrate there, I most unieignedly recognise the divine justice, and in some degree submit to it. But whilst I humble myself...
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Choice Specimens of English Literature: Selected from the Chief English ...

Thomas Budd Shaw, Sir William Smith - English literature - 1850 - 477 pages
...those old oaks which the late hurricane hath scattered about me. I am stripped of all my honors : I am torn up by the roots, and lie prostrate on the...the divine justice, and in some degree submit to it. But whilst I humble myself before God, I do not know that it is forbidden to repel the attacks of unjust...
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A Hand-book of English Literature Intended for the Use of High Schools, as ...

Francis Henry Underwood - 1871 - 608 pages
...of those old oaks which the late hurricane has scattered about me. I am stripped of all my honors, I am torn up by the roots, and lie prostrate on the...the divine justice, and in some degree submit to it. But whilst I humble myself before God, I do not know that it is forbidden to repel the attacks of unjust...
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