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" In vain for him the 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, With tears of artless innocence. Alas ! Nor wife, nor children, more shall... "
The Monthly Review - Page 219
1803
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English Poets of the Eighteenth Century

Ernest Bernbaum - 1918 - 364 pages
...children, peeping out Into the mingling storm, demand their sire, With tears of artless innocence. Alasl Nor wife nor children more shall he behold, Nor friends nor sacred home: on every nerve The deadly Winter seizes, shuts up sense, And, o'er his inmost vitals creeping cold,...
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An English Anthology of Prose and Poetry, Shewing the Main Stream of English ...

Sir Henry John Newbolt - 1922 - 1011 pages
...the vestment warm ; In vain his little children, peeping out Into the mingling storm, demand their sire, With tears of artless innocence. Alas ! Nor...more shall he behold, Nor friends, nor sacred home. On every nerve The deadly Winter seizes ; shuts up sense ; And, o'er his inmost vitals creeping cold,...
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English Childhood: Wordsworth's Treatment of Childhood in the ..., Volume 37

Adolph Charles Babenroth - 1922 - 401 pages
...and the vestment warm; In vain his little children, peeping out Into the mingling storm, demand their sire, With tears of artless innocence. Alas ! Nor wife, nor children, more shall he behold. . . . Because he is awake to social wrongs, Thomson frankly makes himself the poetic advocate of the...
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Landscape, Liberty and Authority: Poetry, Criticism and Politics from ...

Tim Fulford - 1996 - 251 pages
...and the Vestment warm; In vain his little Children, peeping out Into the mingling Storm, demand their Sire With Tears of artless Innocence. Alas! Nor Wife,...more shall he behold, Nor Friends, nor sacred Home. On every Nerve The deadly Winter seizes, shuts up Sense, And, o'er his inmost Vitals creeping cold,...
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The Cambridge Companion to Lucretius

Stuart Gillespie, Philip Hardie - 2007
...and the Vestment warm; In vain his little Children, peeping out Into the mingling Storm, demand their Sire, With Tears of artless Innocence. Alas! Nor Wife,...more shall he behold, Nor Friends, nor sacred Home. ('Winter' 311-17; Thomson 1981: 218) Similarly, Matthew Prior drew on Lucretius' much-anthologised...
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