Samuel Lover Quote

A baby was sleeping,
Its mother was weeping,
For her husband was far on the wild-raging sea.


The Angel's Whisper, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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A baby was sleeping, Its mother was weeping, For her husband was far on the wild-raging sea.

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A baby was sleeping, Its mother was weeping, For her husband was far on the wild-raging sea.

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A baby was sleeping, Its mother was weeping, For her husband was far on the wild-raging sea.

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A baby was sleeping, Its mother was weeping, For her husband was far on the wild-raging sea.