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" No one, not in my position, can appreciate the sadness I feel at this parting. To this people I owe ' all that I am. Here I have lived more than a quarter of a century ; here my children were born, and here one of them lies buried. I know not how soon... "
HISTORY OF ANCIENT WOODBURY CONNECTICUT - Page 1106
by WOODBURY, CONN - 1872
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Life of Abraham Lincoln: Presenting His Early History, Political Career, and ...

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - Presidents - 1865 - 842 pages
...not in my position, can appreciate the sadness I feel at this parting. To this people I owe all that I am. Here I have lived more than a quarter of a century...any other man since the days of Washington. He never could have succeeded except for the aid of Divine Providence, upon which he at all times relied. I...
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The Life and Public Services of Abraham Lincoln ...: Together with His State ...

Henry Jarvis Raymond - United States - 1865 - 808 pages
...not in my position can appreciate the sadness I feel at this parting. To this people I owe all that I am. Here I have lived more than a quarter of a century...them lies buried. I know not how soon I shall see yon again. A duty devolves upon me which is, perhaps, greater than that which has devolved upon any...
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A Tribute of Respect by the Citizens of Troy, to the Memory of Abraham Lincoln

Troy (N.Y.). Citizens - 1865 - 342 pages
...not in my position can appreciate the sadness I feel at this parting. To this people I owe all that I am. Here I . have lived more than a quarter of a...born, and here one of them lies buried. I know not how soou I shall see you again. A duty devolves upon me which is, perhaps, greater than that which has...
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The Life and Public Services of Abraham Lincoln ...: Together with His State ...

Henry Jarvis Raymond - United States - 1865 - 808 pages
...not in my position can appreciate the sadness I feel at this parting. To this people I owe all that I am. Here I have lived more than a quarter of a century...here my children were born, and here one of them lies huried. I know not how soon I shall see you again. A duty devolves upon me which is, perhaps, greater...
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Our Martyr President, Abraham Lincoln: Voices from the Pulpit of New York ...

William R. Williams, Henry Ward Beecher, Henry Whitney Bellows, Stephen Higginson Tyng, Charles Seymour Robinson, William Ives Budington, John McClintock, Abram Newkirk Littlejohn, Theodore Ledyard Cuyler, Joseph Parrish Thompson, James Eells, Elbert Stothoff Porter, Ebenezer Platt Rogers, Samuel Dickinson Burchard, Joel Edson Rockwell, Samuel Thayer Spear, Robert Lowry, Albert Sanford Hunt, William Adams, Henry J. Fox, George Bancroft, Henry Boynton Smith, Matthew Simpson - 1865 - 420 pages
...address to his fellow-citizens, when, first leavhig his home for the scene of his labors. He says: " A duty devolves upon me which is perhaps greater than...upon any other man since the days of "Washington, lie never \vonld have succeeded except for the aid of Divine Providence, upon which he, at all times,...
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A Sermon on the Assassination of President Lincoln

Marvin Richardson Vincent - 1865
...inauguration. Well might he look forward with apprehension. Well might he say on leaving his Western home: " A duty devolves upon me which is perhaps greater than...upon any other man since the days of Washington." But once committed to his duty he was not the man to shrink. He had been used to meeting emergencies....
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THE LOYAL WEST IN THE Times of the Rebellion; ALSO, BEFORE AND SINCE: BRING ...

JOHN W. BARBER - 1865
...depot, upon leaving his quiet village home, to assume the presidency of this great nation, he said: "A duty devolves upon me which is perhaps greater...devolved upon any other man since the days of Washington. I hope you, my friends, will all PRAY that I may receive DIVINE ASSISTANCE, without which, I can not...
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The Life and Public Services of Abraham Lincoln ...: Together with His State ...

Henry Jarvis Raymond - United States - 1865 - 808 pages
...sadness I feel at this parting. To this people I owe all that I am. Here I have lived more than a qnarter of a century ; here my children were born, and here...them lies buried. I know not how soon I shall see yon again. A duty devolves npon me which is, perhaps, greater than that which has devolved npon any...
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Our Martyr President, Abraham Lincoln: Voices from the Pulpit of New York ...

William R. Williams, Henry Ward Beecher, Henry Whitney Bellows, Stephen Higginson Tyng, Charles Seymour Robinson, William Ives Budington, John McClintock, Abram Newkirk Littlejohn, Theodore Ledyard Cuyler, Joseph Parrish Thompson, James Eells, Elbert Stothoff Porter, Ebenezer Platt Rogers, Samuel Dickinson Burchard, Joel Edson Rockwell, Samuel Thayer Spear, Robert Lowry, Albert Sanford Hunt, William Adams, Henry J. Fox, George Bancroft, Henry Boynton Smith, Matthew Simpson - 1865 - 420 pages
...I feel at this parting. To this people I owe all that I am. Here I have lived more than one-quarter of a century. Here my children were born, and here one of them lies buried. I know not how soon 1 shall see you again." These words in their very sadness seem to me to have been a prophecy. You will...
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The Patriotism of Illinois: A Record of the Civil and Military ..., Volume 1

Thomas Mears Eddy - Illinois - 1865
...hare lived more than a quarter of a oentury ; here my children were born, and here one of them liea buried. I know not how soon I shall see you again. A duty devolves upon me which id, perhaps, greater than that which has devolved upon any other man since the days of WASHINGTON....
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