THE PIONEER'S CHIMNEY.
\ yl JE leave the highway here a Httle .space —
(So much of hfe is near so much of death:) The chimney of a dwelling still is seen, A little mound of ruin, overgrown With lithe, long grasses and domestic weeds. Among the apple-trees (the ancestors Of yonder orchard fruited from their boughs) — The apple-trees that, when the place was rough With the wild forests, and the land was new",
He planted: one, departed long ago,