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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
River
 
        She was his life,
The ocean to the river of his thoughts,
Which terminated all.
        Byron.—The Dream, Line 56.
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The river of his thoughts.
        Longfellow.—The Spanish Student, Act II. Scene 3.
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  [The idea is from Dante; GOD was the leading idea of his mind. On HIM his thoughts were continually fixed. His love, His glory, were ever present to his mind.—Wright’s Translation.]  3
 
 
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