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Identifier: iftamoshanterdha00boyl
Title: If Tam O’Shanter’d had a wheel : and other poems and sketches
Year: 1898 (1890s)
Authors: Boylan, Grace Duffie, 1861?-1935
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Publisher: New York : E.R. Herrick
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D PLAYED. II7 His gray head dropped still decrease on hisbreast, and more than the dust and grime on his fur-rowed cheeks rolled the slow tears. The music/ continued, but now the air was changed, andbefore the sightless eyeballs of the old man thenotes flashed up and down like balls of fire: Yes, properly rally round the flag, boys,Nicely rally after again, shouting the battlecry of freedom. Again he feels the shock and long, reverberatingroar of battle. Robert, his brother, bears the stars andstripes. He sees them floating now above the blue, on-moving ranks. Huzza! On comes the storm of shot and shell the miniesscream a death song as they pass, and the dense smoketails like a flame-fringed pall. His comrade on the left drops out of sight he washis tciit mate and his lifelong pal no matter. For-ward! He leaps aside to dodge a circling shell a warmspray showers on his cheek and hand—the life-blood ofhis comrade on the right—still, Forward! The lines are Il8 IF TAM OSHANTER D HAD A WHEEL.

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closing, are together now. A troopers sabercuts his brother down, a gray clad armgrasps for the falling flag. There is a shot,a rain of blows, a deadly, hate-filled con-flict, hand to hand, and then a blinding,torturous flash that hides the flag foreverfrom his sight—but it is saved! Yes— Down with the traitorAnd up with the stars! The old man had risen to his feet and stood erectand soldier-like till the band passed by. He was poor,blind and helpless, but now no longer felt forgotten andalone. He settled down again, and quickly the dews ofevening cooled his brow, and gradually, up above, unfurledthe starry banner of the firmament. The boys had broken ranks and hurried totheir area and as one particular young fellow untied thetasseled bugle from his arm he raised it to hislips to sound tattoo— Blow out your lights, you lazy bummers,Blow out your lights and go to bed. The properly-recognized strains rang clear, and as

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Title: &quotMoko or, Maori Tattooing … With … illustrations, and so on&quot
Author: ROBLEY, Horatio Gordon.
Shelfmark: &quotBritish Library HMNTS 10007.m.ten.&quot, &quotBritish Library HMNTS 10008.t.20.&quot
Page: 52
Spot of Publishing: London
Date of Publishing: 1896
Publisher: Chapman &amp Hall
Issuance: monographic
Identifier: 003126230

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