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" And pinch'd with cold, and shrinking from the shower, With heavy heart deplores that luckless hour, When idly first, ambitious of the town, She left her wheel and robes of country brown. "
An Essay on Light Reading: As it May be Supposed to Influence Moral Conduct ... - Page 175
by Edward Mangin - 1808 - 213 pages
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Franklin's Letters to His Kinsfolk, Written During the Years 1818 ..., Volume 2

Franklin James Didier - 1822 - 218 pages
..." Ah, turn thy eyes" — exclaims Goldsmith, " Where the poor houseless, shivering; female lies — Now lost to all her friends, her virtue fled; Near her betrayer's door she lays her head; With heavy heart deplores that luckless hour, When idly first, ambitious of the town, She left her...
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Theatrical Portraits: With Other Poems

Harry Stoe Van Dyk - 1822 - 176 pages
...of its cares awhile ; And light the sunken cheek of sorrow with a smile ! \° VII. MISS TAYLOR.* -' Her modest looks the cottage might adorn, Sweet as the primrose peeps beneath the thorn." Deserted Village. ONE evening, sitting o'er a foaming can Of Whitbread's porter, like a sober man,...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - 1824 - 1062 pages
...turn thineeyes, Where the poor houseless shiv'ring female lies. She once, perhaps, in village plenty On the warm hearth; then hopping o'er pinch'd with cold, and shrinking from the shower, With heavy heart deplores that luckless hour, When...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton ...

John Milton - 1824 - 510 pages
...female lies. She once, perhaps, in village plenty bless'd. Has wept at tales of innocence distress'd ; Her modest looks the cottage might adorn. Sweet as...her friends, her virtue fled, Near her betrayer's dour she lays her head, And, pinch'd with cold, and shrinking from the shower. With heavy heart deplorrs...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Miscellaneous poems. The good ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1825 - 476 pages
...turn thine eyes Where the poor houseless shivering female lies. She once, perhaps, in village plenty blest, Has wept at tales of innocence distrest ; Her...fled, Near her betrayer's door she lays her head, And pinch'd with cold, and shrinking from the shower, With heavy heart deplores that luckless hour, When...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - 1825 - 600 pages
...perhaps, in village plenty blest, Has wept at tales of innoeenee distrest ; Her modest looks the eottage n these to her Satan return'd. So strange the outery,...interposest, that my sudden hand Prevented, spares to pineh'd with eold, and shrinking from the shower, With heavy heart deplores that luekless hour, When...
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Sequel to the English Reader: Or, Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - 1825 - 310 pages
...Where the poor houseless, shiv'ring female lies. She, once, perhaps, in village plenty blest, Has > ept at tales of innocence distrest ; Her modest looks the cottage might adorn, S'jyeet as the primrose peeps beneath the thorn : Now lost to all ; her friends, her virtue fled, !Near...
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Elegant Extracts: Consisting of larger poems

1826 - 300 pages
...female lies : She once, perhaps, in village plenty bless'd, Has wept at tales of innocence distress'd ! Her modest looks the cottage might adorn, Sweet as the primrose peeps beneath the thorn : VOL. vi. 9 Now lost to all ; her friends, her virtue fled, Near her betrayer's door she lays her...
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The Practice of Elocution, Or A Course of Exercises for Acquiring the ...

Benjamin Humphrey Smart - 1826 - 242 pages
...lies: She once, perhaps, in village plenty blessed, Has wept at tales of innocence distressed : 10 Her modest looks the cottage might adorn, Sweet as the primrose peeps beneath the thorn: 11 Now lost to all, — her, friends, her virtue fled, Near her betrayer's door she lays her head,...
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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - 1830 - 256 pages
...thoughts !— Ah f turn thine eyes Where the poor houseless shiv'ring female lies. She once, perhaps, in village-plenty blest, Has wept at tales of innocence...fled, Near her betrayer's door she lays her head, And, pinch'd with cold, and shrinking from the sliow'r, With heavy heart deplores that luckless hour When...
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