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" ... curtain fall Upon the stage of men. Nor with thy rising beams recall Life's tragedy again: Its piteous pageants bring not back, Nor waken flesh, upon the rack Of pain anew to writhe; Stretched in disease's shapes abhorred, Or mown in battle by the... "
Spirit of the English Magazines - Page 103
1824
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The Poetical Melange, Volume 1

1828
...Stretched in disease's shapes abhorred, Or mown in battle by the sword, Like grass beneath the scythe. Even I am weary in yon skies To watch thy fading fire ;...majesty of darkness shall Receive my parting ghost. "4 The spirit shall return to him That gave its heavenly spark ; Yet think not, Sun, it shall be dim...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors

John Hanbury Dwyer - 1828 - 298 pages
...in disease's shapes abhorr'd.. Or mown in battle by the sword, Like grass beneath the scythe. Ev'n I am weary in yon skies To watch thy fading fire ;...speak thy dirge of death— Their rounded gasp and girgling breath To see thou sbalt not boast. The eclipse of Nature spreads my pall,The majesty of Darkness...
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The British poets of the nineteenth century, including the select works of ...

British poets - 1828
...Strctch'd in disease's shapes abhorr'd, Or mown in battle by the sword. Like gross beneath the scythe. Even I am weary in yon skies To watch thy fading fire ; Test of all sumlcss agonies. Behold not me expire. My lips that speak thy dirge of death Their ronnded gasp and...
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Moral and Sacred Poetry

Thomas Willcocks - 1829 - 296 pages
...abhorr'd, Or mown in battle hy the sword, flow, JUDGMENT. Ev'n I am weary in yon skies To watch thy fadling fire ; Test of all sumless agonies, Behold not me...rounded gasp and gurgling breath To see thou shalt not hoast. Th* ecliptt of Nature spreads my pall,— The majesty of Darkness shall Receive my parting ghost...
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The Poetical Album: And Register of Modern Fugitive Poetry, Volume 2

Alaric Alexander Watts - 1829
...mown in battle by the sword, Like grass beneath the scythe. Even I am weary in yon skies To watch the fading fire ; Test of all sumless agonies, Behold...lips that speak thy dirge of death — Their rounded grasp and gurgling breath To see thou shall not boast : The eclipse of Nature spreads my pall, —...
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The Poetical Album: And Register of Modern Fugitive Poetry, Volume 2

Alaric Alexander Watts - 1829
...grass beneath the scythe. Even I am weary in yon skies To watch the fading fire ; Test of all sumlcss agonies, Behold not me expire. My lips that speak thy dirge of death — Their rounded grasp and gurgling breath To see thou shall not boast : The eclipse of Nature spreads my pal], —...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

Samuel Rogers - 1829 - 497 pages
...skie« To watch thy fading fire; Test of all sum)«,»** agonies, Behold not me expire. My lips lh,it speak thy dirge of death — Their rounded gasp and gurgling breath To see thou shall not boast. The eclipse of Nature spread* ray pall, — The majesty of Darkness »hall Receive...
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Moral and sacred poetry, selected by T. Willcocks and T. Horton

Moral and sacred poetry - 1829
...weary in yon skies To watch toy fading fire ; Test of all sumless agonies, .Behold not me expire. M> lips that speak thy dirge of death — Their rounded gasp and gurgling hreath To see thou shalt not hoast. Tli' eclipse of Nature spreads my pall, — Tiie majesty of Darkness...
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The poetical works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

Samuel Rogers - 1830
...disease's shapes ahhorr'd, Or mown in batue by the sword. Like grass beneath the scythe. Ev'n I ị́ weary in yon skies To watch thy fading fire ; Test...Their rounded gasp and gurgling breath To see thou shall not boast The eclipse of Nature spreads my pall,— The majesty of Darkness shall Receive my...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell: Including Theodric and Many Other ...

Thomas Campbell - 1830 - 221 pages
...Stretched in disease's shapes abhorred, Or mown in battle by the sword, Like grass beneath the scythe. Ev'n I am weary in yon skies To watch thy fading fire ;...spea'k thy dirge of death— Their rounded gasp and girgling breath To see thou shalt not boast. The eclipse of Nature spreads my pall,— The majesty...
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