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" Dear tokens of the earth are they, Where he was once a child. "They shall all bloom in fields of light, Transplanted by my care, And saints, upon their garments white, These sacred blossoms wear. "
The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine - Page 11
1839
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Pleasant pages (by S.P. Newcombe). [With suppl., entitled ..., Volume 4

Samuel Prout Newcombe - 1850
...flowrets gay," The Reaper said, and smiled ; "Dear tokens of the earth are they, Where he was onee a child. " They shall all bloom in fields of light,...care, And saints, upon their garments white, These aacred blossoms wear." And the mother gave, in tears and pain, The flowers she most did love ; She...
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Church Sunday school magazine, Volumes 5-6

1850
...bound them in his sheaves. " My Lord has need of these flowerets gay," The Beaper said, and smiled; " Dear tokens of the earth are they, Where he was once a child. « 3 " They shall all bloom in fields of light, Transplanted by my care, And saints upon their garments...
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Select English poetry, with notes by E. Hughes

Edward Hughes - 1851
...bound them in his sheaves. " My Lord hath need of these flowrets gay," The Reaper said, and smiled ; " Dear tokens of the earth are they, " Where he was...white, These sacred blossoms wear." And the mother gave, in tears and pain, The flowers she most did love ; She knew she should find them all again In...
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Pleasant pages (by S.P. Newcombe). [With suppl., entitled ..., Volume 1

Samuel Prout Newcombe - 1851
...bound them in his sheaves. " My Lord has need of these dowrets gay," The Reaper said, and smiled ; " Dear tokens of the earth are they, Where he was once...white, These sacred blossoms wear." And the mother gave, in tears and pain, The flowers she most did love ; She knew she should find them all again In...
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The Primitive Church Magazine, Volume 8

1851
...bound them in his sheaves* " My Lord has need of the flowrets gay," The Reaper said, end smiled ; " Dear tokens of the earth are they, Where he was once...white, These sacred blossoms wear. " And the mother gave, in tears and pain, The flowers she most did love ; She knew she should rind them all again In...
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1851 - 546 pages
...bound them in his sheaves. " My Lord has need of these flowerets gay," The Reaper said, and smiled; " Dear tokens of the earth are they, Where he was once...by my care ; And saints, upon their garments white, And the mother gave, in tears and pain, The flowers she most did love; She knew she should find them...
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Heavenly thoughts for morning hours: selections, with a short intr., by lady ...

Heavenly thoughts - 1851
...of these flow'rets gay ;" The Reaper said, and smiled ; " Dear tokens of the earth are they, WhereHe was once a child. " They shall all bloom in fields...white, These sacred blossoms wear." And the mother gave, in tears and pain, The flowers she most did love ; She knew she should find them all again, In...
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Gems from the spirit mine. (League of univ. brotherhood).

Gems - 1851
...flow'rets gay," The reaper said, and smiled ; " Dear tokens of the earth are they, " Where once He was a child. " They shall all bloom in fields of light,...white, " These sacred blossoms wear." And the mother gave, in tears and pain, The flowers she most did love ; She knew she should find them all again In...
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The Mothers' friend, ed. by Ann Jane, Volumes 4-7

Ann Jane - 1851
...give them all back again. My Lord has need of these flowerets gay," The Reaper said, and smiled ; " Dear tokens of the earth are they, Where He was once a child." Oh! what have we looked on since last we met ? We have seen disease, desolation, and death—anxious...
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Papers for the Schoolmaster

1851
...lines that say — " My Lord hath need of these flowrets gay," The Reaper said, and smiled. " Sweet tokens of the earth are they, Where He was once a child."* But even if not taken when children, men must soon die ; the winter of old age must come at last to...
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