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" Of pendent trees the monarch of the brook, Behoves you then to ply your finest art. Long time he, following cautious, scans the fly, And oft attempts to seize it, but as oft The dimpled water speaks his jealous fear. At last, while haply o'er the shaded... "
Thomson's Poetical Works - Page 14
by James Thomson, George Gilfillan - 1853 - 372 pages
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The Poetical Works of James Thomson, Volume 2

James Thomson - 1854 - 312 pages
...art. Long time he, following cautious, scans the Fly ; And oft attempts to seize it, but as oft 425 The dimpled water speaks his jealous fear. At last,...he darts along, Deep-struck, and runs out all the lengthened line ; Then seeks the farthest ooze, the sheltering weed, The cavern'd bank, his old secure...
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The Poetical Works of James Thomson, Volume 2

James Thomson - 1854 - 312 pages
...art. Long time he, following cautious, scans the Fly ; And oft attempts to seize it, but as oft 425 Passes a cloud, he desperate takes the death, "With...he darts along, Deep-struck, and runs out all the lengthened line ; Then seeks the farthest ooze, the sheltering weed, The cavern'd bank, his old secure...
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The Pictorial Sketch-book of Pennsylvania: Or, Its Scenery, Internal ...

Eli Bowen - 1854 - 526 pages
...your finest art. Long time he, following eautions, scans the fly ; And oft attempts to seize it, bat as oft The dimpled water speaks his jealous fear. At last, while haply o'er the shaded sun Passes a oloud, he desperate takes the death, With sullen plunge. At once he darts along, Deep struck, and runs...
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The Pictorial Sketch-book of Pennsylvania: Or, Its Scenery, Internal ...

Eli Bowen - 1854 - 528 pages
...the brook, Behoves you then to ply your finest art. Long time he, following cautious, scans the fly ; And oft attempts to seize it, but as oft The dimpled water speaks hie jealous fear. At last, while haply o'er the shaded sun Passes a cloud, be desperate takes the death,...
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Historical Sketches of the Angling Literature of All Nations

Robert Blakey - 1856 - 378 pages
...the brook, Behoves you then to ply your finest art. Long time he, following cautious, scans the fly, And oft attempts to seize it, but as oft The dimpled...death With sullen plunge : at once he darts along, Deep struck, and runs out all the lengthen'd line, Then seeks the farthest ooze, the sheltering weed,...
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The Seasons

James Thomson - 1856 - 346 pages
...fancied to preside over fountains, streams, and seas. The dimpled water speaks his jealous fear. 425 At last, while haply o'er the shaded sun Passes a...runs out all the lengthen'd line ; Then seeks the furthest ooze, the sheltering weed, 430 The cavern'd bank, his old secure abode ; And flies aloft,...
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The Rural Poetry of the English Language: Illustrating the Seasons and ...

Joseph William Jenks - 1856 - 578 pages
...the brook, Behoves you then to ply yonr finest art. Long time he, following cautious, scans the fly ; And oft attempts to seize it, but as oft The dimpled...sun Passes a cloud, he, desperate, takes the death, Witli nullen plunge. At once ho darts along, Deep struck, and runs out all the lengthened line ; Then...
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Historical Sketches of the Angling Literature of All Nations

Robert Blakey - 1856 - 366 pages
...the brook, Behoves you then to ply your finest art. Long time he, following cautious, scans the fly, And oft attempts to seize it, but as oft The dimpled...At last, while haply o'er the shaded sun Passes a eloud, he desperate takes the death With sullen plunge : at once he darta along, Deep struck, and runs...
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The Rural Poetry of the English Language: Illustrating the Seasons and ...

Joseph William Jenks - 1856 - 574 pages
...the brook, Behoves you then to ply your finest art. Long time he, following cautious, scans the fly ; And oft attempts to seize it, but as oft The dimpled water speaks his jealous fear. At lost, while haply o'er the shaded sun Passes a cloud, he, desperate, takes the death, With sullen plunge....
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The Seasons

James Thomson - 1856 - 344 pages
...brook, Behooves you then to ply your finest art. Long time he, following cautious, scans the fly ; And oft attempts to seize it, but as oft The dimpled water speaks his jealous ijgar. 425 At last, while haply o'er the shaded sun •» Passes a cloud, he desperate takes the death,...
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