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" These check his fearful steps ; and down he sinks Beneath the shelter of the shapeless drift, Thinking o'er all the bitterness of death, Mix'd with the tender anguish nature shoots Through the wrung bosom of the dying man, His wife, his children, and... "
Blackwood's Magazine - Page 291
1831
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Gems of Genius in Poetry and Art: From the Kings and Queens of Thought : and ...

Frederick Saunders, Minnie K. Davis - 1899 - 743 pages
...shapeless drift, Thinking o'er all the bitterness of death, Mixed with the tender anguish Nature shoots Through the wrung bosom of the dying man : .His wife,...children, and his friends unseen. In vain for him the officious wife prepares The fire fair-blazing, and the vestment warm ; In vain his little children,...
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Goldsmith, Gray, Burns and Other Romantic Poets of the Eighteenth Century ...

1901 - 86 pages
...shapeless drift, Thinking o'er all the bitterness of death ; Mixed with the tender anguish nature shoots Through the wrung bosom of the dying man, His wife,...children, and his friends unseen. In vain for him the officious * wife prepares The fire fair-blazing, and the vestment ' warm ; In vain his little children,...
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Chambers's Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A History Critical and ...

Robert Chambers - 1902
...shapeless drift, Thinking o'er all the bitterness of death, Mixed with the tender anguish Nature shoots ties, which were very serviceable to others, the officious wife prepares The fire fair-blazing, and the vestment warm ; In vain his little children,...
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Chamber's Cyclopædia of English Literature, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1902
...Thinking o'er all the bitterness of death, Mixed with the tender anguish Nature shoots Through the wnmg an Congre ve right, Pudding and beef make Britons fight. Tokay and coffee cause this work B the officious wife prepares The fire fair-blazing, and the vestment warm ; In vain his little children,...
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The British classical authors: with biographical notices. On the basis of a ...

Ludwig Herrig - 1906 - 752 pages
...drift, 85 Thinking o'er all the bitterness of death, Mixed with the tender anguish Nature shoots Thro' the wrung bosom of the dying man — His wife, his...unseen. In vain for him th' officious wife prepares 90 The fire fair-blazing and the vestment warm ; In vain his little children, peeping out Into the...
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James Thomson

George Campbell Macaulay - 1907 - 259 pages
...The lines of Winter, 311 ff.,— " In vain for him th' officious wife prepares The fire fair- blazing and the vestment warm ; In vain his little children,...peeping out Into the mingling storm, demand their sire," must have been consciously or unconsciously in his mind when he wrote the stanza : — " For them no...
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English Poems: The restoration and the eighteenth century (1660-1800)

Walter Cochrane Bronson - 1908
...drift, Thinking o'er all the bitterness of death, 85 Mixed with the tender anguish • nature shoots Through the wrung bosom of the dying man — His wife,...prepares The fire fair-blazing and the vestment warm; 90 In vain his little children, peeping out Into the mingling storm, demand their sire, With tears...
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English Poems: The restoration and the eighteenth century (1660-1800)

Walter Cochrane Bronson - 1908
...shapeless drift, Thinking o'er all the bitterness of death, 85 Mixed with the tender anguish nature shoots Through the wrung bosom of the dying man— His wife,...prepares The fire fair-blazing and the vestment warm; go In vain his little children, peeping out Into the mingling storm, demand their sire, With tears...
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The Complete Poetical Works of James Thomson

James Thomson - 1908 - 516 pages
...shapelewrTtnffii Thinking o'er all the bitterness of death, Mixed with the tender anguish nature shoots Through the wrung bosom of the dying man- His wife,...children, and his friends unseen. In vain for him the officious wife prepares The fire fair-blazing and the vestment warm -j In vain his little children,...
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The Complete Poetical Works of James Thomson

James Thomson - 1908 - 516 pages
...shapeless drift, Thinking o'er all the bitterness of death, Mixed with the tender anguish nature shoots Through the wrung bosom of the dying man — His wife, his children, and his friends unseen. 310 In vain for him the officious wife prepares The fire fair-blazing and the vestment warm ; In vain...
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