The Uncrowned King: The Life and Public Services of Hon. Charles Stewart Parnell ; Comprising a Graphic Story of His Ancestry; Also Family Reminiscences, Related by His Aged Mother, Delia Tudor Stewart Parnell ... ; Also, a Bilgraphical Sketch of His Great Co-laborer, Rt. Hon. Wm. E. Gladstone

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Edgewood Publishing Company, 1891 - Ireland - 432 pages
 

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Page 197 - DEAR SIR, — I am not surprised at your friend's anger, but he and you should know that to denounce the murders was the only course open to us. To do that promptly was plainly our best policy. But you can tell him and all others concerned that, though I regret the accident of Lord F. Cavendish's death, I cannot refuse to admit that Burke got no more than his deserts. You are at liberty to show him this, and others whom you can trust also, but let not my address be known. He can write to the House...
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Page 84 - THE SINGER WHO LIVED is ALWAYS ALIVE : WE HEARKEN AND ALWAYS HEAR ! " And they raise her body with tender hands, and bear her down to the main, They lay her in state on the mourning ship, like the lily-maid Elaine ; And they sail to her isle across the sea, where the people wait on the shore To lift her in silence with heads all bare to her home forevermore, Her home in the heart of her country ; oh, a grave Is warmer and dearer than living on in the strangei lands alone.
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Page 192 - We feel that no act has ever been perpetrated in our country during the exciting struggles for social and political rights of the past fifty years that has so stained the name of hospitable Ireland as this cowardly and unprovoked assassination of a friendly stranger; and that until the murderers of Lord Frederick Cavendish and Mr Burke are brought to justice, that stain will sully our country's name.

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