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Whittier

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HIS fourscore years and five
Are gone, like a tale that is told.
The quick tears start, there ’s an ache at the heart,
For we never thought him old.

Straight as a mountain pine,
With the mountain eagle’s eye,
With the hand-clasp strong, and the unhushed song,
Was it time for him to die?
Prophet and priest he stood
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