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" Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store, Content though mean, and cheerful if not gay, Shuffling her threads about the livelong day, Just earns a scanty pittance, and at night Lies down secure, her heart and pocket... "
Poems - Page 71
by William Cowper - 1787
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The Biblical Repository and Classical Review

1848
...soul, and an unmistakable certainty ot" judgment, such as the proudest philosopher never arrived at. Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door. Pillow and bobbins all her little store, Content, though mean, and cheerful, if not pay, Shuffling her threads about, the live- long...
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John William Lester - 1848 - 99 pages
...contrast between the simple peasant and the witty Voltaire, what mild lustre glows in every line : — Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store; Content tho' mean, and cheerful if not gay, Shuffling her threads about the livelong day, Just...
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The Biblical Repository and Classical Review

1848
...soul, and an unmistakable certainty of judgment, such as the proudest philosopher never arrived at. Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door. Pillow and bobbins all her little store, Content, though mean, and cheerful, if not gay, Shuffling her threads about, the live-long day,...
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The Biblical Repository and Classical Review

1848
...and an unmistakable certainty of judgment, such as the proudest philosopher never arrived at. ' Ton cottager, who weaves at her own door. Pillow and bobbins all her little store, Content, though mean, and cheerful, if not gay. Shuffling her threads about, the live- long...
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The Complete Poetical Works of William Cowper ...: Including the Copyright ...

William Cowper - 1849 - 672 pages
...every side, He begs their flattery with his latest breath, And smother'd in 't at last, is praised to death. Yon cottager who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store, Content, though mean, and cheerful, if not gay, Shuffling her threads about the live-long day,...
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The Family friend [ed. by R.K. Philp].

Robert Kemp Philp - 1864
...charms of SKrtTES. literature. As they were in Cowper's day, so they are now ; and he said of them — Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door. Pillow and bobbins all her little store; Content, though m«an, and chevrful If not gay, Shuffling about her threads the live-long day,...
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A Manual of Morals for Common Schools

Arethusa Hall - 1849 - 212 pages
...ignorant lace-weaver, with the great intellectual distinction of the poet and philosopher, Voltaire : " Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store ; Content, though mean ; and cheerful, if not gay ; Shuffling her threads about the livelong...
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Poems

William Cowper - 1850 - 514 pages
...every side, He begs their flattery with his latest breath. And smothered in 't at last, is praised to death. Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store ; Content though mean, and cheerful if not gay, Shuffling her threads about the livelong day,...
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The Training System, the Moral Training School, and the Normal Seminary

David Stow - 1850 - 474 pages
...Scripture, and one from Cowper: — ' Knowledge puffeth up, but charity edifleth ; ' (buildeth up.) ' Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store, Just knows, and knows no more, her Bible's true — A truth the brilliant Frenchman* never knew...
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The Works of Cowper and Thomson: Including Many Letters and Poems Never ...

William Cowper - 1851 - 537 pages
...every side, He begs their flattery with his latest breath, And smothered in 't at last, is praised to death. Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store ; Content though mean, and cheerful if not gay, ShufHing her threads about the livelong day,...
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