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" For he knoweth our frame; he remembereth that we are dust. As for man, his days are as grass : as a flower of the field, so he flourisheth. For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone; and the place thereof shall know it no more. "
The silent pastor: or Consolations for the sick - Page 85
by Thomas Sadler - 1847
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The Work of Poetry

John Hollander - 1997 - 318 pages
...herbal topos, in Psalm 103.14-16 (itself seeming to echo the passage from Psalm 90): For he knowcth our frame; he remembereth that we are dust. As for man,...he flourisheth. For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone; and the place thereof knoweth it no more. The opening four verses of Psalm 1 14, the Exodus...
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The Work of Poetry

John Hollander - 1997 - 318 pages
...14-16 (itself seeming to echo the passage from Psalm 90): For he knoweth our frame; he remembcreth that we are dust. As for man, his days are as grass;...he flourisheth. For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone; and the place thereof knoweth it no more. The opening four verses of Psalm 114, the Exodus...
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Everest: Eighty Years of Triumph and Tragedy

Peter Gillman, Leni Gillman - 2000 - 240 pages
...down to the site. Then Andy read, as a prayer of committal, Psalm 103: 'As his days are as grass: as a flower of the field, so he flourisheth./ For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone. . .' We finally left at 4.00 pm. I lingered a bit after the other tour. The last thing...
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Great Preaching on Comfort

2000 - 244 pages
...move us to thankfulness and grateful remembrance, God says: "As for man, his days are as grass: as a flower of the field, so he flourisheth. For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone; and the place thereof shall know it no more." — Vss. 15,16. No wonder God pities us,...
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Defects: Engendering the Modern Body

Helen Deutsch, Felicity Nussbaum - 2000 - 332 pages
...exclamations, the psalmist's spiritual reminder to all mankind—"As for man, his days are as grass: as a flower of the field, so he flourisheth. / For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone"—is recast as a more specific comment on the perishability of women's social value: "For...
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Ozark Pioneers

2001 - 128 pages
...Lavton. Mary Smith feeding her chickens. PART Two THE SMITH FAMILY Psalms 103:14-16 For He knoweth our frame; He remembereth that we are dust; As for man....so he flourisheth For the wind passeth over it. and it is gone; and the place thereof shall know it no more. THE SMITHS COME TO TANEY COUNTY Peter and...
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Outside 25: Classic Tales and New Voices from the Frontiers of Adventure

Hal Espen - 2002 - 598 pages
...was read over the body of George Mallory high on Everest: "As for man, his days are like grass; as a flower of the field, so he flourisheth. For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone." On the other hand: Enjoy it while it lasts. Bozeman, Montana, with snow thick on the surrounding...
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Then God Created In-Laws

Robert Bruce - 2003 - 116 pages
...is part of the process of developing a separate family philosophy. Children's Children Ps. 103:17-18 But the mercy of the Lord is from everlasting to everlasting upon them that fear him, and righteousness unto children's children. An interesting aspect of being a grandparent is the names given...
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Deadly Exchange

Wayne P. Crawford - 2003 - 280 pages
...sleep...and dreamed about the roadhouse tavern . CHAPTER FOUR As for man, his days are as grass; as a flower of the field, so he flourisheth. For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone. Psalms 103:15 Billy Joe sat among fifty other men packed tightly into a transport plane....
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Spiritual Gardening: Creating Sacred Space Outdoors

Peg Streep - 2003 - 190 pages
...a part of burial ceremonies. In the words of the Psalms, "As for a man, his days are as grass: as a flower of the field, so he flourisheth. For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone; and the place thereof shall know it no more." (For more on fragrance, see "The Aromatherapy...
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