Llewellyn Powers: (late a Representative from Maine) Memorial Address. Sixtieth Congress, Second Session, House of Representatives, January 31, 1909, Senate of the United States, February 27, 1909
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1909 - 66 頁
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ability able acquaintance active ADDRESS affairs attention became become believe body born career character chosen Clerk close colleague committee Congress consideration convictions courage death devoted distinguished district duty elected entered experience expression face force fortunate four friends give given Governor Powers heart honor hope House of Representatives human important impressed interest judgment knew late legislation legislature living LLEWELLYN POWERS loved Maine marked matter measures Member memory mind nature nearly never o'clock party passed patriotic places political possessed practice President profession proud public service punishment question recognized record regard remember resolutions Resolved respect returned School Senate sense sent served session social soon Speaker splendid stand strength strong success thing thought to-day took tribute true unanimous views young
第 60 頁 - Behold, we know not anything; I can but trust that good shall fall At last - far off - at last, to all, And every winter change to spring. So runs my dream: but what am I? An infant crying in the night: An infant crying for the light: And with no language but a cry.
第 9 頁 - Resolved, That the Clerk communicate these resolutions to the Senate. Resolved, That the Clerk send a copy of these resolutions to the family of the deceased.
第 41 頁 - And, when the stream Which overflowed the soul was passed away, A consciousness remained that it had left, Deposited upon the silent shore Of memory, images and precious thoughts, That shall not die, and cannot be destroyed.
第 51 頁 - Our Father who art in heaven Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done on earth, As it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. Forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us. Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.
第 32 頁 - And so beside the Silent Sea, I wait the muffled oar; No harm from Him can come to me On ocean or on shore. I know not where His islands lift Their fronded palms in air; I only know I cannot drift Beyond His love and care.
第 26 頁 - So nigh is grandeur to our dust, So near is God to man, When Duty whispers low, Thou must, The youth replies, I can.
第 29 頁 - ... some ants carry corn, and some carry their young, and some go empty, and all to and fro a little heap of dust. It taketh away or...
第 48 頁 - The SPEAKER. Is there objection to the request of the gentleman from Tennessee? There was no objection.
第 60 頁 - My own dim life should teach me this, That life shall live for evermore, Else earth is darkness at the core, And dust and ashes all that is; This round of green, this orb of flame, Fantastic beauty; such as lurks In some wild Poet, when he works Without a conscience or an aim.