„Green be the turf above thee,
Friend of my better days!
None knew thee but to love thee,
Nor named thee but to praise.“
— Fitz-Greene Halleck American writer 1790 - 1867
On the Death of Joseph Rodman Drake. Compare: "She was good as she was fair, None—none on earth above her! As pure in thought as angels are: To know her was to love her, Samuel Rogers, Jacqueline, Stanza 1.