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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
Hark! to the hurried question of Despair:
“Where is my child?”—an echo answers—“Where?”
        Byron.—The Bride of Abydos, Canto II. Stan. 27.
  [His lordship has made this quotation from Rogers, in the “Pleasures of Memory,” page 47, which, according to a note to Croker’s edition of Byron, is as follows: “I came to the place of my birth and cried, “the friends of my youth, where are they? and an echo answered, where are they?” From an Arabic MS.]  2

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