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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 Works of Thomas Campbell: Including Theodric and Many Other ...

Thomas Campbell - 1830 - 221 pages
...in disease's shapes abhorred, Or mown in battle by the sword, Like grass beneath the scythe. liv'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 shalt not boast. The eclipse of Nature spreads my pall,— The majesty...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

Samuel Rogers - 1830 - 496 pages
...disease's shapes abhorr'd, Or mown in bettle by the sword, Like gross beneath the scythe. Ev'n I urn weary in yon skies To watch thy fading fire ; Test of all sumiese agonies, Behold not me expire. My lips that speak thy dirge of death — Their rounded gasp...
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Second Class Book: Principally Consisting of Historical, Geographical, and ...

Abraham Thompson Lowe - 1831 - 222 pages
...Stretch'd 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 ;...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 parting...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song: Selected from English and American ...

Charlotte Fiske Bates Rogé - 1832 - 882 pages
...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;...my parting ghost! " This spirit shall return to Him Who gave its heavenly spark: Yet think not. Sun. it shall lie dim When thou thyself art dark ! No!...
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The Casket: A Literary Present for Youth

1834 - 136 pages
...shapes abhorr'd, Or mown in battle, by the sword, Like grass beneath the scythe. E'en I am weary in yo skies To watch thy fading fire ; Test of all sumless...Their rounded gasp, and gurgling breath To see thou shall not boast. Th' 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

Thomas Campbell - 1835 - 221 pages
...abhorred, Or mown in battle by the sword, Like grass beneath the scythe. Ev'n I am weary in yon sties To watch thy fading fire ; Test of all sumless agonies,...speak 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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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montombery, Lamb, and Kirke White

Samuel Rogers - 1836 - 496 pages
...gran beneath the scythe. Ev'n I am weary in yon «kie> To watch thy fading fire ', Test of all sumiese agonies, Behold not me expire. My lips that speak...— Their rounded gasp and gurgling breath To see ihou shalt not boant The eclipse of Nature spreads my pall,— The raajeety of Darkness shall Receive...
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Gleanings, or A series of tales, principally from the best modern writers ...

J H Hedley - 1836
...Stretch'd 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; Test of all sumless agonies, Behold not me expire. i My lips that speak thy dirge of death — Their rounded gasp and gurgling breath To see thou shalt...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 57

1836
...Ev'n I am weary in yon skies To watch thy fading fire j Test of all sumless agonies, Behold not mo expire. My lips that speak thy dirge of death — Their rounded gasp and gurgling breath To sec thou shall not boast. Th" eclipse of nature spreads my pall, The majesty of darkness shall Receive...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montombery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

1836 - 444 pages
...disease's shapes abhorr'd, Or mown in battle by the sword, Like gnus beneath the scythe. Ev'n I nm weary in yon skies To watch thy fading fire ; Test of all sumiese agonies, Behold not me expire. My lips that speak thy dirge of death — Their rounded gasp...
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