Wlliam Gilmore Simms
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Item informationTitle: Self-Reproach
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: A

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      Digitization Digital collection: William Gilmore Simms Digital Collection
      Rights: Digital Copyright © 2013, The University of South Carolina. All rights reserved. For more information contact The South Caroliniana Library, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208
      Resource Identifier: SA_18xx_557


      Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
      • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
      Description ''Ah! stubborn heart of mine, that hears, ...''

      Clipping reads: SELF-REPROACH | [rule] | MATHEW, CHAP. CHXIII. V. 37. | [rule]
      Notes Position: bottom left

      This poem is apparently inspired by Matthew 13:37 (KJV), where Jesus explains the meaning of the Parable of the Sower: ''He answered and said unto them, He that soweth the good seed is the Son of man.''