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An American Quaker poet and forceful advocate of the abolition of slavery in the United States.. American poet


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Quote Left Yet here at least an earnest sense Of human right and weal is shown;... Quote Right
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Quote Left The saddest thing of word or pen, To know the things that might have been. Quote Right
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Quote Left These Flemish pictures of old days; Sit with me by the homestead hearth,... Quote Right
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Quote Left Went drearily singing the chore-girl small, Draping each hive with a shred of black. Quote Right
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Quote Left All else is gone; from those great eyes The soul has fled:... Quote Right
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