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“ YE build the tombs of the prophets."-HOLY WRIT,
Yes-pile the marble o'er him! It is well
And planted in the pathway of his life
Who clamored down the bold reformer when
Within thy walls, St. Tammany, to bind In party chains the free and honest thought,
The angel utterance of an upright mind, — Well is it now that o'er his grave ye raise The stony tribute of your tardy praise, For not alone that pile shall tell to Fame Of the brave heart beneath, but of the builders'
SAMUEL E. SEWALL
HARRIET W. SEWALL,
Olor ISCANUS queries : “Why should we
The future's gain
that smile no more, the unreturning feet !