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" You are old, father William," the young man cried, " And pleasures with youth pass away; And yet you lament not the days that are gone; Now tell me the reason, I pray. "
The Annual Anthology - Page 220
edited by - 1799 - 300 pages
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Poetry for children, selected by L. Aikin

Poetry - 1806 - 192 pages
...Comforts. 33 " In the days of my youth," father William replied, "I remember'd that youth could riot last; I thought of the future whatever I did, That...the past." " You are old, father William," the young man vcried, " And life must be hast'ning away ; You are cheerful, and love to converse upon * death...
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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 3

1807 - 550 pages
...days that are gone, Now tell me the reason I pray. In the days of my youth, Father William ret plied, I remember'd that youth could not last; I thought...for the past. You are old, Father William, the young ma» cried, And life must he hastening away; Yon are cheerful, aud love to converse upoa death! Now...
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La Belle Assemblée, Or, Bell's Court and Fashionable Magazine, Volume 3

1807 - 472 pages
...gone^ Now tell me the reason 1 pray. In the days of my youth, Father William replied, I remembcr'd that youth could not last; I thought of the future,...I did, That I never might grieve for the past. You arc old, Father William, the youug man tried, And life must be hastening «way ; You are cheerful,...
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Belle Assemblée: Or, Court and Fashionable Magazine; Containing ..., Volume 3

1807 - 514 pages
...gone, Now tell me the reason 1 pray. In the days of my youth, Father William replied, I rememher'd that youth could not last; I thought of the future, whatever I did, That 1 never might grieve for the past. You are old, Father William, the young uiai cried, And life must...
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Poetry for children, selected by L. Aikin

Poetry - 1804 - 184 pages
...33 " In the days of ray youth," father William replied, " I remember'd that youth could not laft ; I thought of the future whatever I did, That I never might grieve for the paft." «' You are old, father William," the yqung man cried, , " And life muft be haft'ning away;...
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Letters to John Aikin, M. D.: On His Volume of Vocal Poetry: and on His ...

James Plumptre - 1811 - 486 pages
...not last ; I thought of the future whatever 1 did, That I never might grieve for the past." 5 " You are old, father William," the young man cried, " And life must be hast'ning away ; You are cheerful, and love to converse upon death : Now tell me the reason, I pray."...
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The Youth's magazine, or Evangelical miscellany

1814 - 984 pages
...• "In the days of my youth," Father William reply'd, " I remembered that youth could not last, And thought of the future, whatever I did, That I never...., '. • " You are old, Father William," the young man cry'd, "And life must be hastening away, You are cheerful, and love to converse upon death, Now...
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Poetry for Children: Consisting of Short Pieces to be Committed to Memory

1820 - 190 pages
...you lament not the days that are gone : Now tell me the reason, I pray." The Old Man's Comforts. 33 " In the days of my youth," father William replied,...William," the young man cried, " And life must be hast'ning away ; You are cheerful, and love to converse upon death : Now tell me the reason, I pray."...
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The Pleasures of Human Life, Examined and Enumerated: With an Entertaining ...

John Platts - 1822 - 844 pages
...first, That I never might need them at last." " You are old, father William," the young man cried, " And pleasures with youth pass away, And yet you lament...William," the young man cried, " And life must be hast'ning away; You are cheerful, and love to converse upon death : Now tell me the reason, I pray."...
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The Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 2

1822 - 588 pages
...tell me the reason, I pray !" 4. " In the days of my youth," Father Dennis replied, " I remembered that youth could not last,' I thought of the future...I did, , That I never might grieve for the past." 6. " You are old, Father Dennis," the young man said, " And life must be hastening away ; You are cheerful,...
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