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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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Voices from the Silent Land: Or, Leaves of Consolation for the Afflicted

Martha Noyes Williams - 1853 - 274 pages
...bound them in his sheaves. " My Lord hath 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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A Month in Norway

John George Hollway - 1853 - 160 pages
...grow between ;" but they also knew that " They all shall bloom in fields of light, Transplanted by his care, And saints upon their garments white These sacred blossoms wear. And the mother gave, though with tears and pain, The flowers she most did love, She knew she should find them all...
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Poems

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1853
...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 a child. u They shall all bloom in fields of light, Transplanted by my care, And saints, upon their garments...
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Erin's hope, the Irish Church missions' juvenile magazine

Society for Irish church missions - 1858
...garner, he did not spare the flowers. My Lord hath need of the flow'ret gay, The reaper said and smiled, Dear tokens of the earth are they Where He was once a child. A few weeks ago a Scripture-reader was visiting a Koman Catholic woman, who had been two or three times...
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American Classical Authors

Ludwig Herrig - 1854 - 553 pages
...bound them in bis sheaves. „My Lord has need of these flowerets gay," The Eeaper eaid, 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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The Three Days of Wensleydale: The Valley of the Yore

William Gideon Michael Jones Barker - 1854 - 296 pages
...drawn, and quartered, at ' My Lord has need of these flow'rets 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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Gleanings from the Poets: For Home and School

1854 - 430 pages
...for the Lord of Paradise ' My Lord has need of these flowerets 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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Sacred Poetry

1854 - 236 pages
...bound them in their sheaves. "My Lord has need of these flow'rets 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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Compitum: Or, The Meeting of the Ways at the Catholic Church, Book 7

Kenelm Henry Digby - 1854
...She has other thoughts — " My Lord has need of these flow'rets gay, The Reaper said, and smiled ; Dear tokens of the earth are they Where He was once a child. " And the mother gave, in tears and pain The flowers she most did love, She knew she would find them...
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Gleanings from the Poets, for Home and School

1855 - 430 pages
...companion of his rambles. ' My Lord has need of these flowerets 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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