Quotation by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Such as the wreck of the Hesperus,
In the midnight and the snow!
Christ save us all from a death like this,
On the reef of Norman's Woe!
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1809–1882), U.S. poet. The Wreck of the Hesperus (l. 85–88). . .

Oxford Book of Narrative Verse, The. Iona Opie and Peter Opie, eds. (1983) Oxford University Press.
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