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friends, who left her to his bene- wringing their hands an! followvoleut care.

ing their families. Though a The expense and the danger of great deal of their grief here by burying the dead has become so custom is expregned by action, greas, and the boards to make the let it is dreadful when it proje cohns so very scarce, that the ceeds so truly from the heart as budu is brought out of the house it does now, while all those we by friends to the door, and the sce are friends of the departal. furst man they can prevailon, mr- No strankers are called in tu ada ries it over his shoulder, or in his force to the fun.ral criat: the arms to the ura'e', endevouring father who lear's his son to dny, to keep prace with the long range carried his dau, hier yeatsidav, of costus that go to the buyings and lis wife the tv lcrore: the ground at noon, to take the ado rest of his family are at home vantage of the great inass. To langusliitig with the plague, day the dead nulounted to two while his own mulier, pared hundred and nimity.

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thirteen months, fron the begin- children were wandering alout ning of June 1795 to the end of deserted, without a friend! beJuly 1786), nebuve availed our- longing to them. 'l he town was selves of evory opportunity to en- almost entirely depopulated, and jy our liberty; though it was at rarely two people walked togefirst, with great cau'i'in, that we ther 0::e solitary bergpared venture to alight at any of the slowly through the streets, hs Voorish gardens, or to enter i iind un coupheil by business, and Moorish house, particularly out lost in painful reflections: if he of tonn.

lifte i lui-eves it wils with mourn. In the country, the siliges are ful surprize to gize on the empty em;ty, and those hot se slut tat habitations around him: Wire have not been opered since the streets he passed sito it a living plague, and where whole fainilies creature in them ; fir besiile tile lay interred. The Moors curred desolation of the plagua, before it a greit number of their deal to broke out in the city, mny of the sea-shore and lud them is one the inhab tant, with the greatest heap, which seriously affected the inconvenience, lift their houses town, till the Christians suggest. and fled w Tunis (where the ed the idea of curering them with plague then regel), to avoid liine, which fortunately the Voors starring in the dreadful fainie have ado; te'l, but only from fi:d. that p'ecelled it hure ing themselius dangerously an- Amonget those left in this toun nored, as they con-ider this ex. some brie bean spared to arknoir. pedient a sort of impiety, for lerige the compassion ed attenwhich they express great sorrow. tion shean then ly the E glish

The habitations in the moun- consul. In the distresses of the tuins of Guerriana, inaccessible faninc, and in the borrors (I the except lo the inhabitants, remain plague, many a suft-ri' x wrench, en'irelv deseriel. The e trances who-e dus hise been span o't to the levelings are so completely by his tinely assistance, t'as left covered up with and as net to be his name on r:"(tord at this pince. discrered by strangers; but they Persons site from periniun in are now rejseopling, and the rein. the finine who haie rented nant of these in bother thience are sole possessors op jriperty by fre Inaste in back from Tuis, and diuiden morgi'eir frien'. (.!! the dris around, tv recoser nu swept off ly the polig'iel. r)*** iun of these stane re- come for kirito nuk :: vin treits.

will appsjuns of jov, riling The cirof Tripoli, aftor the himuloniif.br) and priting I ligue, 'shitbledon rreira.ce Maromes to be from him. lles sav at's fully striki.g. In soms of the th it b.-d. Soins them lehe hogy "r: forf: dl the list vic- 1:43 pr*fend them to be the tim. tnt hal perpindad in thim, lille hings, and war a fait ful who haina vie! alorie, unpitied atach 17,1 to him, which there and 11 -t. 1. las in a state too is no dut they will shes, in bid to rerorei fioin the spot, their way, as long a he is in teir a'id were online to be buriid country where!hey were; wincia ou ers,

POETRY.

PO E T R Y.

WATERLOO,

From the Third Canto of Childe Harold.

And Belgium's capital had gathered then
Her beauty and her chivalry, and bright
The lamps shone o'er fair women and brave men;
A thousand hearis beat happily; and when
Music ato-e with its voluptuous suell,
Soft ces loos 'd love to eyes which spake again,
Audal urut merry as a marriage bell;
But hush! hark! a deep sound strihes like a rising knell!

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Did ye not liear it: No; 'twas but the wind,
Or the car rattling v'er the stony strect;
On with the dance! let joy be unconfined ;
lo sie .p till inorn, when youth and pleasure meet
To chise the glowing hours with flying feet-
But hiri!-that heavy sound breaks in once more,
As if the clouds its echo would repeat ;
And nearer, clearer, deadlier than before !
Arın! arm! it is-it is-the cannon's oper.ing roar!

Within a windowed niche of that high hall
Site Brunswick's fated chieftain; he did herr
That sound the first amidst the festival,
And cauche ils line with death's prophetic car ;
And wien they smiled because he deemd it near,
111s heart inore truly knew that pe too well
Whic stretchd his father on a blooiy bier,
And roused the verance blool alone could quell:
lie rush'd into the tield, and, forem sb, tighting, fell.
Ah! t'en and there was hurrying to ani fio,
And gathering it.115, and trends of ditres,
And checks all ple, which but an hour o
Blush'd at the praise of their own luicliness ;

And

And there were sudden partings, such as press
The life from cut young hearts, and chuling sighis
Which ne'er might be repeated; who could guess
If ever more should viec those inutual eves,
Since upon nights so street such awful porn could rise ?
And there wag mounting in hot haste : the steed,
The mustering squadron, and the clattering car,
Went pouring forward with impetuous specd,
And swiftly furming in the ranks of war;
And the deep thunder peal on peal afar ;
And near the beat of the alarning drum
Roused up the soldier ere the morning star;
While thronged the citizens with terror dumb,
Or whispering with white lips-" The foc! they come!

they coire !"
And wild and high the “Cameron's gathering rose !"
The war-note of Lechiel, which Albyn's hilis
Have heard, and beard, too, have her Saxon foes :-
Ilow in the noon of night that pibroth thrills,
Savare and shrill! but with the breath which tills
Their mountaio-pipe, so fill the mountaineers
With the fierce native daring which instils
The stirring memory of a thousand years,
And Evan's, Donald's fame ringe in each clans-man's ear!

And Ardennes wares above them her green leaves,
Dewy with nature's tear-drops, as they pass,
Grieving, if aught inanimate e'er grievis,
Over tie unreturning brave,--alas!
Ere erening to be trodlen like the grass
Which now beneuil them, but above shall grow
In its next verdure, when this fiery mass
Of living valour, rulling on the foe
And burning with high bope, shall moulder cold and low.
Laat noon behelu then full of lasty life,
Last eie in beauty s circle proudly gay,
The midnight brouilt the signal-sound of strife,
The morn the muslims in arms,-the day
Battle's magnificenili stein ariay!
The thuicher-clouds clone o'er it, which when rent
The earth is covered thich with oth. 'r clay,
Which her own clar shall cover, haped and pent,
Rider and berse--frier:d, foe, --in one red burial blent !

LINES

Ilr.lien in a Coultry, situate in a rery desire Tract, by Captain

T. A. Anderson, II. N. 19th Foul.

Wirus this Choultry's ample space,
The way-worn traveller's resting-place,
W'hose massy culunnis countless glow,
Reflected in the tank below,
Who-e eniless porticos and hilis,
Whose pillar d domes, and echoing walls,
Its proud magnificence attest,
The child of poverty may re-t!-
llere weuth gives no exclusive claiin,
No deference to a noble naine;
To ail the race of man is fiee
As heaven's cerulean canopy.
Long may the pious fabric stand
Amid this boundless waste of sand ;
Like son.e blest inland's friendly cove,
To those who on the ocean rove!

The vericst wretch, while shelter'd here,
Shrinka fion no felkw-mortais eneer,
Whave broken spirit ill could brook

purse-proud lun llord's si ornful look ;
Biit, sufo from noon's destructive force,
May pine u, on his lone course,
Wil fool and res his fraaie renew,
His honen ard journey to par-se;
And, at the welcom close of light,
When fire flies take their evening flight,
And huser round each friikran: Hou'r;
When burning shies have to their porr,
When with fresh hop, and thankful heart,
Ile girila hi- lo'ns in act to part,
Warul fo.n his soul bow miny a pray's
Will i less the renerous founder's care!
Whon fancy picturis to this eye,
As passing faint and wcarily
Wong this drew and barren scène,
Where buntide tase -mite fierce and heen,
And arid win's incessant swep
The billows of this sandy deep,
lo stunted palm, nor dale-ti ve seen,
To yield a mones.lry screen,
lo hut his larguid limbs to tist,
Tio' sure by toil and thirst opprest!

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