Phineas Barnes

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  • Page 33

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 - December 31, 1846)

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    I bowed my knees upon this sacred grave & plucked some pebbles in memory of his worth. I thought of his [FIGURE] Lover, his Mother, his Father, his kindred & the saints for they all loved him, & would have thought it a privilege blessing to have been permitted to have droped a silent tear upon his lonely bed. O Lorenzo thou has fallen, in thy youth as it were A marter for the truth, in a foreign land ...