Roget's Int'l Thesaurus
Fowler's King's English
The King James Bible
Brewer's Phrase & Fable
Frazer's Golden Bough
Shelf of Fiction
Leaves of Grass
Leaves of Grass.
An Old Mans Thought of School
old mans thought of School;
An old man, gathering youthful memories and blooms, that youth itself cannot.
Now only do I know you!
O fair auroral skies! O morning dew upon the grass!
And these I seethese sparkling eyes,
These stores of mystic meaningthese young lives,
Building, equipping, like a fleet of shipsimmortal ships!
Soon to sail out over the measureless seas,
On the Souls voyage.
Only a lot of boys and girls?
Only the tiresome spelling, writing, ciphering classes?
Only a Public School?
Ah moreinfinitely more;
(As George Fox raisd his warning cry, Is it this pile of brick and mortarthese dead floors, windows, railsyou call the church?
Why this is not the church at allthe Church is living, ever living Souls.)
And you, America,
Cast you the real reckoning for your present?
The lights and shadows of your futuregood or evil?
To girlhood, boyhood lookthe Teacher and the School.
Check out our other writing samples, like our resources on
African Slave Trade Essay
Zora Neale Hurston Sweat Essay
+ see more popular essays
- hide popular essays
The Devlopment of Modern Africa Essay
Flat Tax Essay
Essay about Social Work and Child Development
Essay on Teenage Curfew Leads to Trouble Not Safety
Lifespan Nutrition Needs Presentation Essay
Essay on Childhood Sexual Abuse and Eating Disorders
Affirmative Action and Racial Tension Essay
Postman: Rant or Reason? Essay
Roosevelt, Immigration, and Americanism" Essay example"
Essay on David Hume: On Miracles
Essay on The Rise in the Price of Prescription Drugs
Against Drug Testing In The Workplace Essay
Essay Accounting Systems
Analysis Of Night By Elie Wiesel Essay
Relationship of Petruchio and Katherina in William Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew
Essay on Gay Marriage
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Ritalin, and the Brain
Comparing Aristotle and Plato Essays
Emotional Dependency in Everything That Rises Must Converge Essay
Essay on Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis
Kmart SWOT Essays
Correctional Programs of America Essay
The Nature of Time and Change in William Faulkner's A Rose for Emily
The Effects of Nuclear Weapons Essay
Comparing and Contrasting the Protagonists in Flannery O’Connor’s Good Country People and Hawthorne's The Minister’s Black Veil
Essay about An Analysis of Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart
Business Analysis of the Microsoft Xbox Product Essay
Essay on Religions of the World
Essay on The Consequences of Bad Business Decisions
Heroics of Women in Ibsens A Dolls House Essay
Historica Jesus Essay
Bacon's Rebellion Essay
Transformation in Heart of Darkness and Apocalypse Now Essay
A Time To Kill Essay
Judaism, Islam, and Christianity Essay
Freedom of Speech and Expression and Responsibility Essay
Has Work Become More Insecure and Unequal in Canada? Essay
Grete's Transformation in The Metamorphosis by Kafka Essay example
Essay on Camus’ The Stranger (The Outsider): World Without Purpose
Toyota Case Study Essay example
NT1210 Lab 5
Cheap Amusement Book Review
Customer Service Excellence
Automatic Sentence Generator
The Prevention of Teen Pregnancy
Charles Martin in Uganda: What to Do When a Manager Goes Native
A Self Care Plan to Prevent Compassion Fatigue
Person Centered Case Conceptualization
Implementation of Fisher's Model in the Supply Chain Management
Issues of Ethical Research
Nursing Degrees: Raising the Universal Standards in Nursing Care
The Human Resource Development and the Sheriff's Department
History Essay: The Reforms of Napoleon Bonaparte
Ethics in Criminal Justice
How Technology Can Define Ethical Standards and Cultures
The First Flight
Biography of Stephen King: The Horror Author
Night Fix Solar Panels
How Can Sport Bring Peace in Troubled Communities?
How are the Majority of Celebrities Inappropriate Role Models for the Youth?
Imagery in Macbeth by William Shakespeare
Taking a Look at Web Services
NATO and the Cold War
Sexual Dimorphism in Human Voice: Female Mate Choice and the Competition for Dominance
Horney’s Neuroses Present in My Family
Harold Pinter´s Among the Hidden and the Theme of Propaganda
Mobile Phone Money in enya
Skepticism in the Modern World
An Exciting Year for the Learning Professionals
Executive Summary for Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery Report
A Case Study on Lady Foot Locker: the Lobo Launch
Accounting for Leases 4
Article Review: Why Business Models Matter
BUSINESS REPORT ON LOUIS VUITTON’S ENTRY INTO CHINA
Consumer Perception on Security in E-Commerce Portals
Corporate Image and Brand Management Test Questions
Evolution of Cars from 1970s-2010
Organization “in the News” Analysis Paper
Organizational Behavior Analysis
Provide Leadership Across and Organisation - Qantas
Research on Time Management
The Effect of Education on the Development of Different Countries