'To Ariel'

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Description

From the autograph album of Priscilla Horton (26 October 1838).

Creator

Dickens, Charles

Source

Autograph Album of Priscilla Horton, https://libwww.freelibrary.org/digital/item/31683.

Date

Rights

Courtesy of the Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department.

Type

Bibliographic Citation

Dickens, Charles. 'To Ariel.' Autograph Album of Priscilla Horton (26 October 1838). Dickens Search. Eds. Emily Bell and Lydia Craig. Accessed [date]. https://dickenssearch.com/verse/1838-10-26-Priscilla_Horton_To_Ariel.

Transcription

Some saints there are who roar and cry,
and rave and scream and bawl,
To force some Spirit housed on high
To bless them with a call;
But though they sue on bended knee
That Spirit’s deaf and dumb. –
oh Spirit if you called on me,
How very soon I’d come!

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1838-10-26-To_Ariel.pdf

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Citation

Dickens, Charles, “'To Ariel',” Dickens Search, accessed September 26, 2023, https://dickenssearch.com/verse/1838-10-26-Priscilla_Horton_To_Ariel.

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