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" A hurry of hoofs in a village street, A shape in the moonlight, a bulk in the dark, And beneath, from the pebbles, in passing, a spark Struck out by a steed flying fearless and fleet ; That was all ! And yet, through the gloom and the light, The fate... "
The Home Book of Verse, American and English, 1580-1918 - Seite 2418
von Burton Egbert Stevenson - 1918 - 4009 Seiten
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742 Heart Warming Poems

1982 - 333 Seiten
...tower of the Old North Church , As it rose above the graves on the hill, Lonely and spectral and somber and still . And lo! as he looks, on the belfry's height...the spark struck out by that steed, in his flight, Kindled the land into flame with its heat . He has left the village and mounted the steep, And beneath...
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The Oxford Book of Children's Verse in America

Donald Hall - 1985 - 319 Seiten
...the bridle he turns, But lingers and gazes, till full on his sight A second lamp in the belfry bums! A hurry of hoofs in a village street, A shape in the...the spark struck out by that steed, in his flight, Kindled the land into flame with its heat. He has left the village and mounted the steep, And beneath...
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Paul Revere: Boston Patriot

Augusta Stevenson, Frank Nicholas - 1986 - 192 Seiten
...the country folk to be up and to arm." There were tears in many eyes as he finished with this stanza: "A hurry of hoofs in a village street, A shape in...light, The fate of a nation was riding that night." ...
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Selected Poems

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1988 - 389 Seiten
...paused to listen and look down A moment on the roofs of the town, And the moonlight flowing over all. Beneath, in the churchyard, lay the dead, In their...the spark struck out by that steed, in his flight, Kindled the land into flame with its heat. He has left the village and mounted the steep, And beneath...
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Best Remembered Poems

Martin Gardner - 1992 - 210 Seiten
...paused to listen and look down A moment on the roofs of the town, And the moonlight flowing over all. Beneath, in the churchyard, lay the dead, In their...the spark struck out by that steed, in his flight, Kindled the land into flames with its heat. He has left the village and mounted the steep, And beneath...
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From Sea to Shining Sea: A Treasury of American Folklore and Folk Songs

Amy Cohn - 1993 - 399 Seiten
...belfry-tower of the Old North Church, As it rose above the graves on the hill, Lonely and spectral and somber and still. And lo! as he looks, on the belfry's height...the spark struck out by that steed in his flight, Kindled the land into flame with its heat. He has left the village and mounted the steep, And beneath...
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The Columbia Anthology of American Poetry

Jay Parini, Axinn Professor of English Jay Parini - 1995 - 757 Seiten
...spectral and sombre and still. And lo! as he looks, on the belfry's height A glimmer, and then a stream of light! He springs to the saddle, the bridle he...the spark struck out by that steed, in his flight, Kindled the land into flame with its heat. He has left the village and mounted the steep, And beneath...
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Our Sacred Honor: Words of Advice from the Founders in Stories, Letters ...

William John Bennett - 1997 - 430 Seiten
...in silence so deep and still That he could hear, like a sentinel's tread, The watchful night wind, as it went Creeping along from tent to tent, And seeming...the spark struck out by that steed, in his flight, Kindled the land into flame with its heat. He has left the village and mounted the steep, And beneath...
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Myths, Legends, and Folktales of America: An Anthology

David Leeming, Jake Page - 1999 - 240 Seiten
...lonely belfry and the dead; For suddenly all his thoughts are bent On a shadowy something far away, A line of black that bends and floats On the rising...the spark struck out by that steed, in his flight, Kindled the land into flame with its heat. He has left the village and mounted the steep, And beneath...
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Great Preaching on Patriotism

Curtis Hutson - 2000 - 256 Seiten
...paused to listen and look down A moment on the roofs of the town, And the moonlight flowing over all. Beneath, in the churchyard, lay the dead, In their...the spark struck out by that steed, in his flight, Kindled the land into flame with its heat. He has left the village and mounted the steep, And beneath...
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