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" Ah little think the gay licentious proud, Whom pleasure, power, and affluence surround; They, who their thoughtless hours in giddy mirth, And wanton, often cruel, riot waste; Ah little think they, while they dance along, How many feel, this very moment,... "
The seasons. To which is prefixed the life of the author - Page 136
by James Thomson - 1803 - 168 pages
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The seasons; to which is added the life of the author

James Thomson - 1816 - 256 pages
...northern blast. Ah ! little think the guy licentious prowl. Whom pleasare, power, and affluence surrouad ; They, who their thoughtless hours in giddy mirth, And wanton, often cruel, riot waste .r ; , '• Ah ! little think they, while they ilaiiee along, How many feel, this very moment, death,...
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Illustrations of the Literary History of the Eighteenth Century: Consisting ...

John Nichols, John Bowyer Nichols - 1817 - 866 pages
...into the manner of their treatment and accommodation in the dreary abodes of human wretchedness. " Ah ! little think the gay, licentious proud, Whom...little think they, while they dance along, How many pine in waul, and dunjreon glooms, Mini from the common air, and common use Of their own limbs ! how...
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Illustrations of the Literary History of the Eighteenth Century ..., Volume 2

John Nichols - 1817 - 874 pages
...into the manner of their treatment and accommodation in the dreary abodes of human wretchedness. " Ah ! little think the gay, licentious proud, Whom...They, who their thoughtless hours in giddy mirth And wunton, often cruel riot, wa«te : Ah ! little think they, while they dance along, How many uine in...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1817 - 290 pages
...little think the gay licentîops proud, ' ,aad T hey who their thoi^htkss hours in giddy miitb, Ала wanton, often cruel riot, waste ; Ah little think they while they, dance ahHjg,. '•'• How many feel this very moment death, Alia all thé sad variety of paiu. Mow many...
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The Seasons, and Castle of Indolence ...

James Thomson, Dr. Johnson - 1818 - 316 pages
...cold, Lays him along the snows, a stilfen'd corse ; Stretch'd out, and bleaching in the northern blast. Ah ! little think the gay licentious proud, Whom pleasure,...devouring flood, Or more devouring flame. How many bleed, By shameful variance betwixt man and man. How many pine in want, and dungeon glooms ; Shut from...
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The Christian Observer, Volume 16

1818 - 904 pages
...well-known apostrophe of Thomson— Ah! little think the gay,Hceatious proud, Whom pleasure, pow'r, and affluence surround, They, who their thoughtless...in the devouring flood Or more devouring flame; how numy bleed By shameful variance betwixt man tad : r> . r.] RevitUHof >'Nm'4tiiKof*tt*-ycani'Re#4e»Cf...
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The Christian observer [afterw.] The Christian observer and advocate

1818 - 896 pages
....licentious proud, Whom pleasure, pow'r, and affloerfce surround, They, who their thoughtless honra in giddy mirth And wanton, often cruel, riot waste;...sink in the devouring flood Or more devouring flame; bow many bleed By shameful variante betwiit man and raau ; • ljut «if' .Our-4 Hew many pine in want...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - 1819 - 426 pages
...relish of their souls Chapter IV. PATHETIC PIECES. Section I. REFLECTIONS ON THE MISERIES OF LIFE. Ah little think the gay licentious proud, Whom pleasure,...devouring flood, Or more devouring flame. How many bleed, By shameful variance betwixt man and man. How many pine in want and dungeon glooms, Shut from...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - 1819 - 490 pages
...the relish of their souls Chapter 1\. PATHETIC PIECES. Section 1. REFLECTIONS ON THE MISERIES LIFE. Ah little think the gay licentious proud, Whom pleasure, power, and affluence sun They who their thoughtless hours in giddy And wanton, often cruel riot waste; Ah little think they,...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - 1820 - 832 pages
...cold, Lays him along the snows, a stiffen'd corse, Stretch'd out, and bleaching in the northern blast. Ah ! little think the gay licentious proud, Whom pleasure Hood, Or more devouring flame. How many bleed, By shameful variance betwixt man and man. How many pine...
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