A Quote by Charles Edwin Markham

And when he fell in whirlwind, he went down As when a lordly cedar, green with boughs, Goes down with a great shout upon the hills, And leaves a lonesome place against the sky.

Edwin Markham (1852 - 1940)

Source: "Lincoln, the Man of the People," st. 4,l. 8-11, Lincoln & Other Poems, p. 3 (1901).

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