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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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Selections from the Christian Poets, Ancient and Modern

1851 - 431 pages
...side, He begs their flattery with his latest breath, And smothered in't at last, is prais'd to death. L 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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Elements of Rhetoric and Literary Criticism: With Copious Practical ...

1852 - 352 pages
...He begs their flattery with his latest breath, And smother'd in't at last, is praised to death. Von cottager, who weaves, at her own door, Pillow and bobbins, all her little store : Content, though mean, and cheerful, if not gay, Shuffling her thread about the livelong day,...
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Poems, by William Cowper, Esq: Together with His Posthumous Poetry, and a ...

William Cowper - 1853 - 785 pages
...frankincense on ev'ry side, He begs their flattery with his latest breath, 315 And Bmother'd in't at last, is prais'd 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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Entries: or, Stray leaves from a clergyman's note-book

Entries - 1853
...on every side, He hegs 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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Poems

William Cowper, John Johnson - 1853
...ev'ry side, He begs their (lattery with his latest breath, 315 And smothcr'd in't ot last, is pr*is'd 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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Church of Scotland magazine and review, Volume 1

Scotland Church of - 1853
...study the contrast to see where is the finger of God. It is well given by our great English poet ' 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 light of the forge; or, Counsels drawn from the sick-bed of E.M.

William Harrison, Emma M - 1853
...happily expresses it, in his well known lines, when contrasting Voltaire with the English villager " Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins, all her little store, Just knows enough no more her Bible true, A truth the brilliant Frenchman never knew."...
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The Bible and the Working Classes

Alexander Wallace - 1853 - 304 pages
...of glory about to be revealed. Turn to another scene, so beautifully described by Cowper : " 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 livelong day...
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THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF WILLIAM COWPER

REV. H. STEBBING - 1854
...on every side, He begs their flattery with his latest breath, And smother'd m'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 book of celebrated poems

Book - 1854 - 448 pages
...every side, He begs their flattery with his latest breath, A nd 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 livelong day,...
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