bells-purchase quotes - 10 of
Silver bells, silver bells,
It's Christmas time in the city.
Then pealed the bells more loud and deep:
"God is not dead; nor doth He sleep; ...
I heard the bells, on Christmas Day,
Their old, familiar carols play, ...
On this I ponder where'er I wander,
And thus grow fonder, sweet Cork, of thee; With thy bells of Shandon,
With deep affection and recollection
I often think of the Shandon bells,
While the stars that oversprinkle
All the heavens, seem to twinkle ...
Hear the sledges with the bells--
Only the sound remains,
the distant thump of the good elephants, ...
They will steal anything, and call it purchase.
Ring out your bells, let mourning shows be spread.
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