Browsing named entities in Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 11. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones). You can also browse the
collection for Providence, R. I. (Rhode Island, United States) or search for Providence, R. I. (Rhode Island, United States) in
Your search returned 16 results in 6 document
sleet of the ungenial spring, Winter lingering in the lap of spring,—stood calm, patient, modest, yet serious, as though abashed at the meanest man's reverence for him; but at sternest peril unabashed.
After most thoughtful, yea, feminine care of food and fire for me, he took me apart saying, I am glad that you have come.
But I told him that I was come, I feared, uselessly, only to reveal my unfitness, and retire; already half-broken by camp-disease, and enervated by student's toil.
But Providence, replied he, will preserve your health, if he designs to use you.
I was unused to arms, and ignorant of all military art. You can learn, said he. When would you have me assume my office?
Rest to-day, and study the Articles of war, and begin to-morrow.
But I have neither outfit, nor arms, nor horse, for immediate service.
My quartermaster shall lend them, until you procure your own.
But I have a graver disqualification, which candor requires me to disclose to you, first of mortals: I a