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" I'll quit my prey, And grant a kind reprieve; In hopes you'll have no more to say But when I call again this way, Well pleased the world will leave. "
Autobiography, Letters and Literary Remains of Mrs. Piozzi (Thrale) - Page 164
by Hester Lynch Piozzi - 1861
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Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Review, Volume 36

1766 - 720 pages
...But when I call again this way Well pleas'd the world will leave. To thefe conditions both confented, And parted, perfectly contented. What next the hero of our tale befell, Row long be liv'd, how wife, how well, How roundly he purfn'd hit conrfe, And fmok'd hii pipe, and...
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 21

1766 - 520 pages
...when I call again this way, Well-pleas'd the world will leave. ' To thefe conditions both contented, And parted, perfectly contented. ' What next the hero of our tale befell, How long he liv'd, how wife, how well, How roundly he purfu'd his courfe, And fraok'd his pipe and ftrok'd his...
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A Collection of Poems in Four Volumes, Volume 3

G. Pearch - 1775 - 340 pages
...way, " Well pleas'd the world will leave." To thefe conditions both confented, And parted perfe&ly contented. What next the hero of our tale befell,. How long he liv'd, how wife, how well, How roundly he purfu'd his courfe, And fmok.d his pipe, and ftrok'd his...
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The British poetical miscellany

British poetical miscellany - 1805 - 286 pages
...this way, Well pleas'd the world will leave." To thefe conditions both confented, And parted perfeftly contented. What next the hero of our tale befell, How long he liv'd, how wife, how well, How roundly he purfu'd his courfe, And fmok'd his pipe, and ftrok'd his...
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Poems on Various Subjects: Selected to Enforce the Practice of Virtue, and ...

E. Tomkins - 1804 - 416 pages
...ay, But when I call again this way, Well pleas'd the world will leave." To these conditions hoth consented, And parted perfectly contented. What next the hero of our tale hcfel, How long he liv'd, how wise, how well, How roundly he pursn'd his course, And smok'd his pipe,...
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Flowers of Literature: For 1804: Or, Characteristic Sketches of Human Nature ...

1805 - 592 pages
...my prey, And grant a kind reprieve; In hopes you'll have no more to say, But, when I call again thi* way, Well pleas'd the world will leave." To these...conditions both consented, And parted perfectly contented. mt r I What next the hero of our tale befel, How long he liv'd, how wise, how well, How roundly he...
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Poems on various subjects, selected by E. Tomkins

E Tomkins - 1806 - 278 pages
...summonVI to the grave: Willing for once I'll quit my prey, And grant a kind reprieve: In hopes yon'll have no more to say, But when I call again this way,...perfectly contented. What next the hero of our tale befel, How long he liv'd, how wise, how well, How roundly he pursn'd his course, And smok'd his pipe,...
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Elegant extracts in poetry, Volume 2

Elegant extracts - 1816 - 490 pages
...Three several warnings you shall have. Before you 're summon'd to the grave : Willing for once I 'II quit my prey, And grant a kind reprieve ; In hopes...perfectly contented. What next the hero of our tale befel, How long he liv'd, how wise, how well, How roundly he pursu'd his course, And smok'd his pipe,...
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Sequel to the English Reader, Or Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - 1816 - 298 pages
...when I call again this way, Well pleas'd the world will leave." To thefe conditions both confented, And parted perfectly contented. What next the hero of our tale befell, How long he liv'd how wife, how well, How roundly he purfu'd his comic, And fmok'd his pipe, and ftrok'U his...
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Poems on Various Subjects: Selected to Enforce the Practice of Virtue, and ...

Elizabeth Tomkins - 1817 - 276 pages
...a kind reprieve : In hopes you'll have no more to say, But when I call again this way, Well pleased the world will leave." To these conditions both consented,...wise, how well, How roundly he pursued his course, And smoked his pipe, and stroked his horse, The willing Muse shall tell : He chaffer' d then, he bought,...
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