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The Minstrel Boy to the war is gone
In the ranks of death you'll find him,
For him no Minstrel raptures swell;
High though his titles, proud his name,
I want to feel the surging
Of my sad people's soul
Hidden by a minstrel-smile.
Bind us in time, O seasons clear, and awe.
O minstrel galleons of Carib fire,
Ring out, ring out thy mournful rhymes,
But ring the fuller minstrel in.
When I was a boy, there was but one permanent ambition among my comrades in our village on the west bank of the Mississippi River. ...
But that my sire the wine will chide
If 'tis not fill'd by Rosabelle."
Breathes there the man with soul so dead,
Who never to himself hath said,
This is my own, my native land!
We can show you where he lies,
Fleet of foot and tall of size;
And each Saint Clair was buried there
With candle, with book, and with knell;
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