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Mary Dow Brine


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  • ''The woman was old and ragged and gray
    And bent with the chill of the Winter's day.''
    Mary Dow Brine (1816-1913). Somebody's Mother (l. 1-2). . . World's Best Loved Poems, The. James Gilchrist Lawson, comp. (1927) Harper & Row.
  • "She's somebody's mother, boys, you know,
    For all she's aged and poor and slow,

    "And I hope some fellow will lend a hand
    To help my mother, you understand,

    ...
    Mary Dow Brine (1816-1913). Somebody's Mother (l. 29-34). . . World's Best Loved Poems, The. James Gilchrist Lawson, comp. (1927) Harper & Row.
  • ''At last came one of the merry troop,
    The gayest laddie of all the group;

    He paused beside her and whispered low,
    'I'll help you cross, if you wish to go."''
    Mary Dow Brine (1816-1913). Somebody's Mother (l. 19-22). . . World's Best Loved Poems, The. James Gilchrist Lawson, comp. (1927) Harper & Row.
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  • Amira Dhawan (11/30/2012 8:40:00 AM)

    superb poem by mary dow brine must read

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