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" O woman ! in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And variable as the shade By the light quivering aspen made ; When pain and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou... "
Exercises in Reading and Recitation - Page 143
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The Dublin University Magazine, Volume 41

1853
...— " 1 cannot help expressing my regrets " O woman, in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and bard to please, And variable as the shade, By the light,...anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou." Then turn to the Bard of Hope, and not done so already -.— . learn these Hues by heart, if you have...
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The Dublin university magazine

University magazine - 1853
..."Excúseme, madam," said ho; the last canto of "Marmion'' : — " I cannot help expressing my regrets " Ξ woman, in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard...And variable as the shade, By the light, quivering ψπρο made ; When pain and anguish wring the brow, A miuiatering augel thou." Then turn to the Bard...
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Memoirs and Corresponence of Major-General Sir William Nott ..., Volume 1

Sir William Nott - 1854
...the linen which they wore, to bind up the wounds of the sufferers who lay in numbers around them. " O woman ! in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and...anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou." The ration of water was but half a wine-glassful to each ; and this scene of misery lasted for weeks....
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The Last Earl of Desmond:: A Historical Romance of 1599-1603. ... In Two ...

Charles Bernard Gibson, James Fitz-Thomas (17th earl of Desmond.) - 1854
...make yourself useful in many ways, but the sick-bed must be left to the care of the softer sex. " Oh, woman ! in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and...anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou."* * Marmion, Canto vi. 30. 1 It was near midnight. Lady Margaret sat beside the bed of the dying Earl,...
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The Last Earl of Desmond:: A Historical Romance of 1599-1603. ... In Two ...

Charles Bernard Gibson, James Fitz-Thomas (17th earl of Desmond.) - 1854
...make yourself useful in many ways, but the sick-bed must be left to the care of the softer sex. " Oh, woman ! in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and...anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou."* * Marmion, Canto vi. 30. THE LAST EARL OF DESMOND. 359 It was near midnight. Lady Margaret sat beside...
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Lives of the Queens of Scotland and English Princesses Connected with the ...

Agnes Strickland - 1854
...characteristics of her sex, so beautifully described by Sir Walter Scott, than Mary Stuart :— " Oh, woman, in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard...and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou !" Such had she been to her first consort, the sickly, stammering, unattractive Francis, proving herself,...
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Lives of the Queens of Scotland and English Princesses, Connected ..., Volume 5

Agnes Strickland, Elisabeth Strickland - 1854
...beautifully described by Sir Walter Scott, than Mary Stuart : — " Oh, woman, in our hours of case, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And variable as...and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou ! " Such had she been to her first consort, the sickly, stammering, unattractive Francis, proving herself,...
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Memoirs and Correspondence of Major-General Sir William Nott, Volume 1

Sir William Nott - 1854
...wounds of the sufferers who lay in numbers around them. " 0 woman! in our hours of case, Uneertain, coy, and hard to please, And variable as the shade...anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou." The ration of water was but half a wine-glassful to each; and this scene of misery lasted for weeks....
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Memoirs and Correspondence of Major-General Sir William Nott, Volume 1

Sir William Nott - 1854
...around them. ;*j.! ','^ . . . " 0 woman ! in our hours of case, i Uncertain, coy, and hard to plcase, And variable as the shade By the light quivering aspen...anguish wring the brow, . A ministering angel thou." .-.- . The ration of water was but half a wine-glassful to each ; and this scene of misery lasted for...
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The poetical works of sir Walter Scott. With life. 8 engr. on steel

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1855
...Page, squire, or groom, one cup to bring Of blessed water from the spring, To slake my dying thirst I " O woman ! in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and...accents said, When, with the Baron's casque, the maid To tin nigh streamlet ran : Forgot were hatred, wrongs, and fears — The plaintive voice alone she hears,...
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