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" REQUIEM UNDER the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave and let me lie. Glad did I live and gladly die, And I laid me down with a will. This be the verse you grave for me: Here he lies where he longed to be ; Home is the sailor, home from sea, And the hunter... "
HOYT'S NEW CYCLOPEDIA OF PRACTICAL QUOTATIONS - Page 229
by KATE LOUISE ROBERTS - 1922
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New Outlook, Volume 121

1919
...to take up again their daily tasks, of the requiem and epitaph by Robert Louis Stevenson : " Under the wide and starry sky Dig the grave and let me lie....from the sea, And the hunter home from the hill.' " A MANY-SIDED MAN No report is possible of the great host of mourners in every part of the United...
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Underwoods

Robert Louis Stevenson - 1887 - 137 pages
...From your whole life, O fair and true Your flowers and thorns you bring with you ! XXI REQUIEM UNDER the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave and let me...where he longed to be ; Home is the sailor, home from sea, And the hunter home from the hill. XXII . THE CELESTIAL SURGEON IF I have faltered more or less...
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Scribner's Magazine, Volume 75

Edward Livermore Burlingame, Robert Bridges, Alfred Sheppard Dashiell, Harlan Logan - 1924
...lowered ; flowers were strewn on it, and then the hurrying spades began to throw back the earth. "Under the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave and let me...where he longed to be; Home is the sailor, home from sea, And the hunier home from the hill." Trapping the Nerve-Impulse BY E. NEWTON HARVEY Professor of...
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Scribner's Magazine, Volume 71

Edward Livermore Burlingame, Robert Bridges, Alfred Sheppard Dashiell, Harlan Logan - 1922
...stanza, placed be^i . r •'• tween the two ever-famuiar verses. XX Requiem , , • , , , "Under the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave and let me...live and gladly die And I laid me down with a will. Here shall be rest for evermo, And the heart for aye shall be still This be the verse you grave for...
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The Dial, Volume 8

Francis Fisher Browne - 1888
...Such a passage is surely the following "Requiem " : " Under the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave und let me lie. Glad did I live and gladly die, And I...grave for me: Here he lies where he longed to be; Some is the sailor, home from sea, Atul the hunter home from the hill." The greater number of these...
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The Bookmart: A Monthly Magazine of Literary and Library ..., Volume 5

Richard Halkett - 1888
...pretentious lyrics, and volumes and cycles of lyrics, have long gone silent ?— Under the wide and starrr sky, Dig the grave and let me lie. Glad did I live...gladly die. And I laid me down with a will. This be the verge you grave for me: Here he Οεβ where he l-nged to be; Borne is the sailor, hnme from sea, And...
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A Book of Famous Verse

1892 - 244 pages
...line, and we raised not a stone, But we left him alone with hia glory ! Charles Wolfe. REQUIEM UNDER the wide and starry sky Dig the grave, and let me...home from the sea, And the hunter home from the hill. Robert Louis Stevenson. THE VOICE OF THE SEA Iff the hush of the autumn night I hear the voice of the...
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A Book of Famous Verse

Agnes Repplier - 1892 - 244 pages
...line, and we raised not a stone, But we left him alone with his glory ! Charles Wolfe. REQUIEM UNDER the wide and starry sky Dig the grave, and let me...you grave for me : Here he lies where he longed to he ; Home is the sailor, home from sea, And the hunter home from the hill. Robert Louis Stevenson,...
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The Pocket R.L.S.: Being Favourite Passages from the Works of Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson - 1895 - 216 pages
...cried Will. ' I have been waiting for you these many years. Give me your hand, and welcome.' TT NDER the wide and starry sky *^ Dig the grave and let me...home from the sea, And the hunter home from the hill. t96 "DUT the girls picked up their skirts, as if •^-* they were sure they had good ankles, and followed...
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A Victorian Anthology, 1837-1895: Selections Illustrating the ..., Volume 1

Edmund Clarence Stedman - 1895 - 744 pages
...— Hear about the graves of the martyrs the pee-wees crying, And hear no more at all." REQUIEM UNDER the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave and let me...home from the sea, And the hunter home from the hill. Okf son lOinrr A BALLADE OF PLAYING CARDS To soothe a mad King's fevered brain (So runs the legend),...
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