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" The breaking waves dashed high On a stern and rock-bound coast, And the woods against a stormy sky Their giant branches tossed; And the heavy night hung dark The hills and waters o'er, When a band of exiles moored their bark On the wild New England shore. "
The Poetical Works of Mrs. Felicia Hemans: Complete in One Volume - Page 269
by Felicia Dorothea Browne Hemans, Mrs. Hemans - 1836 - 444 pages
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A Voice from Australia, Or, An Inquiry Into the Probability of New Holland ...

Hannah Villiers Boyd - Australia - 1851 - 204 pages
...their descendants in future years : 158 THE LANDING OF THE PILGRIM FATHERS. The breaking waves dash'd high On a stern and rock-bound coast. And the woods against a stormy sky, Their giant branches toss'd. And the heavy night hung dark, The hills and waters o'er, When a band of exiles moor'd their...
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Lives of the Illustrious: (the Biographical Magazine)., Volume 3

Biography - 1852
...a picture is contained in the first two verses. The sea, and the storm, and the wild, dark night ! The breaking waves dashed high, On a stern and rock-bound...the woods against a stormy sky, Their giant branches toss'd; And the heavy night hang dark The hills and waters o'er; When a band of exiles moored their...
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Book of Worship: For the Congregation and the Home, Taken Principally from ...

Church of the Disciples (Boston, Mass.) - Unitarian churches - 1852 - 172 pages
...altar is the contrite heart, Thine incense, a repentant sigh. 213 PM MRS. HEMANS. fftast at tfie 1 THE breaking waves dashed high On a stern and rock-bound...the woods against a stormy sky Their giant branches tossed ; 2 And the heavy night hung dark, 3 Not as the conqueror comes, They, the true-hearted, came...
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The Schoolmate, Volume 4

A. R. Phippen - Education - 1854
...poem on the Landing of the Pilgrim Fathers, which is given verbatim in the following verses : — " The breaking waves dashed high On a stern and rock-bound...the woods against a stormy sky Their giant branches tossed. And the heavy night hung dark The hills and waters o'er, When a band of exiles moored their...
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Complete Works, Reprinted Entire from the Last English Edition, Volume 2

Mrs. Hemans - 1852
...The land is full of harvests and green meads." — .Bryant. THE breaking waves dash'd high On a stem and rock-bound coast, And the woods against a stormy sky Their giant branches toss'd ; And the heavy night hung dark, The hills and waters o'er, When a band of exiles moor'd their...
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A Legend of the Waldenses: And Other Tales

Mary Jane Windle - Waldenses - 1852 - 343 pages
...bark When siormy winds grew loud, And waves came rolling hiyh and dark, And the tall mast was bowed. "The breaking waves dashed high On a stern and rock-bound coast, And the wood?, against a stormy sky, Their giant branches tost." MBS. IIEMANS. ABOUT twenty-four hours after...
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Poetical Works

Mrs. Hemans - 1853 - 39 pages
...shrine, My sire ! I see thee lie, — How will that sad still face of thine Look on me till I die ! " THE LANDING OF THE PILGRIM FATHERS. THE breaking waves...the woods, against a stormy sky Their giant branches toss'd ; And the heavy night hung The hills and waters o'er, When a band of exiles moor'd their bark...
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Hymns for the Church of Christ

Frederic Henry Hedge, Frederic Dan Huntington - Hymns, English - 1853 - 640 pages
...heard each sigh, Watching each weeping eye, Be thou for ever nigh ; — God save the State ! 464. PM 1 THE breaking waves dashed high On a stern and rock-bound...woods against a stormy sky Their giant branches tost ; 2 And the heavy night hung dark, The hills and waters o'er, When a band of exiles moored their bark...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 29

American periodicals - 1853
...a picture is contained in the first two verses. The sea, and the storm, and the wild, dark night ! The breaking waves dashed high, On a stern and rock-bound...the woods against a stormy sky, Their giant branches toss'd ; And the heavy night hung dark The hills and waters o'er; When a band of exiles moored their...
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Lives of the illustrious. The Biographical magazine [ed. by J.P. Edwards].

Biographical magazine - 1853
...a picture is contained in the first two verses. The sea, and the storm, and the wild, dark night ! The breaking waves dashed high, On a stern and rock-bound...the woods against a stormy sky, Their giant branches toss'd; And the heavy night hung dark The hills and waters o'er; When a band of exiles moored their...
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