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Source: In Sun or Shade
Source type: book
Document type: poem
Document title: “William McKinley”
Author(s): Sill, Louise Morgan
Publisher: Harper and Brothers Publishers
Place of publication: New York, New York
Year of publication: 1906
Pagination: 128

Sill, Louise Morgan. “William McKinley.” In Sun or Shade. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1906: p. 128.
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William McKinley (poetry).
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William McKinley


Kingdoms, the pride of dust, to dust return,
     As History’s dying hand lets fall the scroll,
But flaming through eternal paths will burn
     The Godward fire of an heroic soul.



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