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[18] “Missus, you mourn, for your last boy
Will never come back more.
You took my children, one by one,
From the little cabin-door;
De Lord took yours, now I forgive--
I never could before.”

“I pity you in de lonesome house,
For I knows how;
Not one left to bury either of us,
We're even now
But de good Lord helps sufferina hearts
Dat to him bow.”

Erie. home, Feb. 27, 1868.

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