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" REQUIEM UNDER the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave and let me lie. Glad did I live and gladly die, And I laid me down with a will. This be the verse you grave for me: Here he lies where he longed to be; Home is the sailor, home from sea, And the hunter... "
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by Robert Louis Stevenson - 1896
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Common-school Literature, English and American: With Several Hundred ...

James Willis Westlake - American literature - 1898 - 192 pages
...travel. He lies buried on the summit of Pala Mountain, 1300 feet high, a fit grave for him who wrote: " Under the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave, and let me lie ; Glad did I live, and gladly die, And 1 laid me down with a will. This be the verse you grave for me: ' Here he lies where he longed to be;...
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A Slave to Duty & Other Women

Octave Thanet - 1906 - 221 pages
...courage. When she had been menaced by what might prove to be a mortal disease she had not flinched. "Glad did I live and gladly die; and I laid me down with a will," she quoted to the doctor when he told her the worst that was to be feared. And when the danger passed...
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Underwoods

Robert Louis Stevenson - 1900 - 101 pages
...of all the wild, From your whole life, O fair and true Your flowers and thorns yon bring with you I XXI REQUIEM UNDER the wide and starry sky, Dig the...And I laid me down with a will. This be the verse yon grave for me : Here he lies where he longed to be ; Home is the sailor, home from sea, And the...
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The Academy and Literature, Volume 58

1900
...word more. An old friend had set Stevenson's beautiful lines to music : Under the wide amd starry eky Dig the grave and let me lie. •Glad did I live,...be the verse you grave for me : Here he lies where lie lixjed to lie ; Rome is the sailor, юте. from the sea, Ami the liuntcr home from the hill....
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Monthly Bulletin

1900
...arebuteight lines of it, but I know nothing finer in its way: " ' Under Ihe wide and starry sky Iay me down and let me lie. Glad did I live and gladly die. And...be the verse you grave for me; Here he lies where lie longed to be; Home is the Sailor, home from sea, And the Hunter home from the hill !' •'Sleep...
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From Capetown to Ladysmith: an unfinished record of the South African war

George Warrington Steevens - South African War, 1899-1902 - 1900 - 198 pages
...himself in the open deserts of the Soudan— " Under the wide and starry sky," the grave has been dug, and " let me lie." ' Glad did I live, and gladly die, And I laid me down with a will." The personality of George Steevens was one which might have been complex and obscure to the ordinary...
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PAPERS OF THE Manchester Literary Club

Manchester Literary Club - Literature - 1899
...sky, ",'-'" K : .':":- / Dig the grave.and let me lie. ;inV> .;j , Glad did I live and gladly die, And laid me down with a will. This be the verse you grave for me : — c Here he lies where he longed to be ;' Home is the sailor, home from sea, And the hunter home...
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The World's Best Essays, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time, Volume 9

David Josiah Brewer - 1900
...epitaph : — "Under the wide and starry sky, Dig me a grave and let me lie; Glad did I live and gladly I die And I laid me down with a will. "This be the verse that they grave for me: •Here he lies where he longed to be; Home is the sailor, home from the sea,...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 289

Great Britain - 1900
...virgin forest and lovingly carry his body to its last resting-place on the summit of Vaca mountain. " Under the wide and starry sky, dig the grave and let me lie," he had asked in his " Requiem." His wish was granted. He sleeps his last sleep under southern constellations,...
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The Life of Robert Louis Stevenson, Volume 1

Sir Graham Balfour - Authors, Scottish - 1901
...flower. Upon the other panel, in English, is his own Requiem: — A ROBERT LOUIS Q 1850 STEVENSON. 1894 Under the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave and let...you grave for me : Here he lIes where he longed to he; Home is the saIlor, home from sea, And the hunter home from the hIll. Since his death the chiefs...
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