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John Greenleaf Whittier (1807–1892).  The Poetical Works in Four Volumes.  1892.
At Sundown
Lydia H. Sigourney, Inscription on Tablet
          Inscription on her Memorial Tablet in Christ Church at Hartford, Conn.

SHE sang alone, ere womanhood had known
  The gift of song which fills the air to-day:
Tender and sweet, a music all her own
  May fitly linger where she knelt to pray.

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