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Excerpt from:
The Blind Boy And His Sister
Then do not mourn for me, Annie,
Because that I am blind; --
The beauty of all outward sight;
The wondrous shows of day and night;
All love, all faith, and all delight,
Are strong in heart and mind!
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Title: The Blind Boy And His Sister
From: Mary Howitt's Story Book
Creator: Mary Howitt (author)
Date: 1850
Format: Book
Publisher: C.S. Francis & Co.
Source: San Francisco State University, Marguerite Archer Collection of Historic Children's Materials
Control no.: Archer H863 Mary 1850
Location: pp.157-160
Keywords: Blind; Children; Children's Literature; Family; Media; Moral Literature; Poetry; Religion; Sensory Disability
Topics: Mass Media, Culture & The Arts
Note: Special thanks to Meredith Eliassen, Curator of the Marguerite Archer Collection.