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" By the rude bridge that arched the flood, Their flag to April's breeze unfurled, Here once the embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps; And Time the ruined... "
Select Essays and Poems - Page 73
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1808 - 120 pages
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Poems

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883 - 315 pages
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept ; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps ; And Time the ruined...by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone; That memory may their deed redeem, When, like our sires, our sons are gone. Spirit, that made those...
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Emerson's Complete Works: Poems

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept ; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps ; And Time the ruined...by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone ; That memory may their deed redeem, When, like our sires, our sons are gone. Spirit, that made those...
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Calendar of American History 1884

Delia Wood Lyman - Chronology - 1883 - 732 pages
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept ; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps, And Time the ruined...bridge has swept Down the dark stream which seaward creepi. Spirit, that made those heroes dare To die, or leave their children free, Bid Time and Nature...
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Complete Works

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1900
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept ; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps ; And Time the ruined...bridge has swept Down the dark stream which seaward creepSo On this green bank, by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone ; That memory may their...
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Swinton's First [-sixth] Reader, Book 6

William Swinton - Readers - 1885
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world.2 The foe long since in silence slept ; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps; And Time the ruined...by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone; That memory may their deed redeem,3 When, like our sires, our sons are gone. Spirit, that made those...
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Bedside Poetry: A Parents ̕assistant in Moral Discipline

1887 - 143 pages
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept ; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps; And Time the ruined...by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone, That memory may their deed redeem When, like our sires, our sons are gone. Spirit, that made those...
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Famous American Authors

Sarah Knowles Bolton - Authors - 1887 - 398 pages
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. " The foe long since in silence slept; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps; And Time the ruined...by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone ; That memory may their deed redeem, When, like our sires, our sons are gone. " Spirit, that made those...
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Life of Ralph Waldo Emerson

Richard Garnett - Authors, American - 1888 - 207 pages
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept ; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps ; And Time the ruined...by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone ; That memory may their deed redeem, When, like our sires, our sons are gone. Spirit, that made those...
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A Library of American Literature...

Stedman, Edmund C. and Hutchinson Ellen M. - 1888
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps ; And Time the ruined...by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone; That memory may their deed redeem, When, like our sires, our sons are gone. Spirit, that made those...
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A Library of American Literature from the Earliest Settlement to the Present ...

Edmund Clarence Stedman - American literature - 1888
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps ; And Time the ruined...by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone; That memory may their deed redeem, When, like our sires, our sous are gone. Spirit, that made those...
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