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" Then strike, Affliction, for thy wounds are balm. That which the world miscalls a jail, A private closet is to me : Whilst a good conscience is my bail, And innocence my liberty : Locks, bars, and solitude, together met, Make me no prisoner, but an anchoret. "
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Freemason's Magazine, Or General and Complete Library, Volume 2

1794
...thoughts are calm; Then strike Affliction, for thy wounds are balm. That which the world miscals a gaol, A private closet is to me: Whilst a good conscience is my bail, And innocence my liberty : Locks, bars, and solitude, together me% Make me no prisoner, but an...
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A Catalogue of the Royal and Noble Authors of England, Scotland ..., Volume 3

Horace Walpole - 1806
...are calm ; Then strike, affliction ! for thy wounds are balm. " That which the world miscalls a jail, A private closet is to me ; Whilst a good conscience is my bail, And innocence my liberty : Locks, bars, and solitude, together met, Make me no prisoner, but...
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Censura Literaria: Containing Titles, Abstracts, and Opinions ..., Volumes 5-6

Sir Egerton Brydges - 1807
...Then strike affliction, for thy wounds are balm. That which the world miscalls a goale, A pi i vate closet is to me, Whilst a good conscience is my baile. And innocence cay liberty: Lork<s. barren, and solitude together met, Make me no prisoner but an auchorit," &c.*...
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Selection of Poems ...

1808
...are calm ; Then strike, affliction, for thy wounds are balm. That which the world miscalls a jail, A private closet is to me, Whilst a good conscience is my bail, And innocence my liberty ; Locks, bars, and solitude, together met, Make me no prisoner, but...
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Elegant extracts

Elegant extracts - 1816 - 1064 pages
...arc calm ; Flien strike, Affliction, for thy woundsarc bairn. That which live world miscalls a jail, A private closet is to me : Whilst a good conscience is my bail, And innocence my liberty; .ocks, bars, and solitude, together met, (lake me no prisoner, but...
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Annual Register, Volume 35

Edmund Burke - 1821
...thoughts are calm : Then strike, Affliction, for thy wounds are balm. That which the world miscalls a jail A private closet is to me, Whilst a good Conscience is my bail, And Innocence my .liberty : Locks, bars, and solitude, together met, Make me no prisoner, but...
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 19; Volume 37

Samuel Greatheed, Daniel Parken, Theophilus Williams, Josiah Conder, Thomas Price, Jonathan Edwards Ryland, Edwin Paxton Hood - 1823
...cell, by a gentleman who, in 1715, passed some time in prison. ' That which the world miscals a gaol, A private closet is to me, Whilst a good conscience is my bail, And innocence my liberty.' Some entertaining specimens are given of a manuscript diary which...
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th]

1823
...cell, by a gentleman who, in 1715, passed some time in prison. ' That which the world miscals a gaol, A private closet is to me, Whilst a good conscience is my bail, And innocence my liberty.' Some entertaining specimens are given of a manuscript diary which...
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The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Volume 1

Reuben Percy, John Timbs - 1823
...left the following memorial on the windows of his cell : " That which the world unseals a gaol, A private closet is to me ; Whilst a good conscience is my bail, And innocence my liberty." But a truce to " prison thoughts," The Albums, consisting of fragments...
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Relics of Literature

Reuben Percy - 1823 - 400 pages
...memorial on the windows of his cell. On one pane of glass he wrote, " That which the world miscals a gaol, A private closet is to me ; Whilst a good conscience is my bail, And innocence my liberty. On another square he wrote, " Mutare vel timere sperno," and on a third...
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