1. By degrees his hair became longer and longer, his once black hat became an
earthen brown, and his clothes threadbare
2. His hat was gone, his lungs were breathless, his reason quite astray, when
coming to the edge of the cliff he saw her below among a silvery bed of
apple-trees now blooming in the
3. And feeling the lure of a world where love was young and Phoebe as this
vision presented her, a delightful epitome of their quondam youth, he gave a
gay cry of Oh, wait, Phoebe! and leaped.