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C.D. Warner, et al., comp.  The Library of the World’s Best Literature.
An Anthology in Thirty Volumes.  1917.
 
Song: ‘Down on the vast deep ocean’
By Friedrich von Bodenstedt (1819–1892)
 
DOWN on the vast deep ocean
  The sun his beams doth throw,
Till every wavelet trembles
  Beneath their ruddy glow.
 
How like thou to those sunbeams        5
  Upon my song’s wild sea;
They tremble all and glitter,
  Reflecting only thee.
 
 
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