Sunday: Reading for the Young

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W. Wells Gardner, 1886 - Children's stories, English
 

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Page 390 - May the great God, whom I worship, grant to my country, and for the benefit of Europe in general, a great and glorious victory, and may no misconduct in any one tarnish it ; and may humanity after victory be the predominant feature in the British fleet ! For myself individually, I commit my life to him...
Page 22 - Thine eyes shall see the king in his beauty: they shall behold the land that is very far off.
Page 303 - Say, with richer crimson glows The kingly mantle than the rose ? Say, have kings more wholesome fare Than we poor citizens of air ? Barns nor hoarded grain have we, Yet we carol merrily. Mortal, fly from doubt and sorrow, God provideth for the morrow.
Page 52 - Then they that feared the Lord spake often one to another ; and the Lord hearkened, and heard it : and a book of remembrance was written before him for them that feared the Lord, and that thought upon his name. And they shall be mine, saith the Lord of hosts, in that day when I make up my jewels ; and I will spare them, as a man spareth his own son that serveth him.
Page 179 - Again I say unto you, That if two of you shall agree on earth as touching anything that they shall ask, it shall be done for them of my Father which is in heaven.
Page 155 - I have nourished and brought up children, and they have rebelled against me. The ox knoweth his owner, and the ass his master's crib : but Israel doth not know, my people doth not consider.
Page 287 - ... living soul ; pressing the silent heart to the beating pulses of his own generous bosom. The effort to save another had brought back to himself life, warmth, and energy. He was a man again, instead of a weak creature succumbing to a despairing helplessness, dropping down in a dreamless sleep, to die. He saved his brother, and was saved himself.
Page 131 - The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the falling together; and a little child shall lead them.
Page 378 - POSSESSING ALL THE PROPERTIES OF THE FINEST ARROWROOT, BROWN & POISON'S CORN FLOUR Is a Household Requisite of Constant Utility FOR THE NURSERY, THE FAMILY TABLE, AND THE SICK ROOM, NOTE.
Page 239 - referring to her son, whom she had not seen during the whole afternoon. The colonel started to his feet. " Well, poor fellow ! he's standing on London Bridge, and in this cold too ! I told him to wait for me there at twelve o'clock to-day, and in the pressure of business I quite forgot the appointment.

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