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The dibble* in earth to set one slip of them;
e.--Here's flowers for you;
A GARLAND FOR YOUNG MEN.
Cam. I should leave grazing, were I of your flock, And only live by gazing. Per.
Out, alas! You'd be so lean, that blasts of January Would blow you through and through.—Now my
fairest friend, I would, I had some flowers o' the spring, that might Become your time of day; and yours,
of Juno's eyes,
A LOVER'S COMMENDATION.
Pray so; and, for the ordering your affairs,
He says, he loves my daughter:
PRESENTS LIGHTLY REGARDED BY REAL LOVERS.
Pol. How now, fair shepherd? Your heart is full of something, that does take Your mind from feasting. Sooth, when I was young, And handed love, as you do, I was wont To load my she with knacks: I would have ransack'd The pedler's silken treasury, and have pour'd it To her acceptance; you have let him go, And nothing marted* with him; if your
lass Interpretation should abuse; and call this Your lack of love, or bounty: you were straitedt For a reply, at least if you make a care of happy holding her. Flo.
Old sir, I know She prizes not such trifles as these are: The gifts, she looks from me, are pack'd and lock'd Up in my heart; which I have given already, But not deliver'd.--0, hear me breath my life Before this ancient sir, who, it should seem, Hath sometime lov’d: I take thy hand; this hand, As soft as dove's down, and as white as it; Or Ethiopian's tooth, or the fann'd snow, That’s boltedt by the northern blasts twice o’er. * Bought, trafficked. + Put to difficulties.
The sieve used to separate flour from bran is called a bolting-cloth.
A FATHER THE BEST GUEST AT HIS SON'S NUPTIALS.
Pol. Methinks, a father
No, good sir:
By my white beard,
RURAL SIMPLICITY. I was not much aseard. for once, or twice, I was about to speak; and tell him plainly, The self-same sun, that shines upon his court, Hides not his visage from our cottage, but Looks on alike. LOVE CEMENTED BY PROSPERITY, BUT LOOSENED BY
ADVERSITY. Prosperity's the very bond of love; Whose fresh complexion and whose heart together Affliction alters.
WONDER, PROCEEDING FROM SUDDEN JOY. There was speech in their dumbness, language in their very gesture; they looked, as they had heard of a world ransomed, or one destroyed: A notable passion of wonder appeared in them; but the wisest
• Talk over his affairs.
beholder, that knew no more but seeing, could not
What was he, that did make it?-Sce, my lord,
Leon. The fixure of her eye has motion in'l|
A WIDOW COMPARED TO A TURTLE.
* The thing imported.
ti. e. Though her eye be fixed, it seems to have motor in it.
# As if.
GOOD den,* sir Richard, -God-a-mercy, fellow; And if his name be George, I'll call him Peter For new made honour doth forget men's names : 'Tis too respective,f and too sociable, For your conversion. I Now your traveller,He and his tooth-pick at my worship's mess; And when my nightly stomach is suffic'd, Why then I suck my teeth, and catechise My picked man of countries: My dear sir, (Thus, leaning on mine elbow, I begin,)
I I shall beseech you—That is question now: And then comes answer like an ABC-book:|-O sir, says answer, at your best command; At your employment; at your service, sir: No, sir, says question, I, swect sir, at yours; And so, ere answer knows what question would, (Saving in dialogue of compliment; And talking of the Alps, and Appenines; The Pyrenean, and the river Po,) It draws towards supper in conclusion so. But this is worshipful society, * Good evening.
† Respectable. * Change of condition. $ My travelled fop. I Catechism.