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" Alas! regardless of their doom The little victims play ! No sense have they of ills to come Nor care beyond to-day: Yet see how all around 'em wait The ministers of human fate And black Misfortune's baleful train! "
Elegy Written in Country Churchyard and Other Poems - Page 96
by Thomas Gray - 1853 - 186 pages
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Gray

Thomas Gray - English poetry - 1804 - 207 pages
...slumbers light, That fly th' approach of morn. Alas ! regardless of their doom The little victims play I No sense have they of ills to come, Nor care beyond...The Ministers of human fate, And black Misfortune's baneful train I Ah, show them -where in ambush stand, To seize their prey, the murd'rous band ! Ah,...
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Poems on Various Subjects: Selected to Enforce the Practice of Virtue, and ...

E. Tomkins - Didactic poetry, English - 1804 - 256 pages
...thoughtless day, the easy night, The .spirits pure, the slumhers light. That fly the approach of nioru. Alas! regardless of their doom. The little victims play ! No sense have they of ills to come, No care heyond to-day : Yet see how all around them wait, The ministers of human fate. And hlack Misfortune's...
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Poetical Works

Oliver Goldsmith - 1806 - 72 pages
...pure, the slumbers light, That fly th' approach of morn. Alas! regardless of their doom, The liltle victims play! No sense have they of ills to come,...human fate, And black Misfortune's baleful train! Ah ! shew them where in ambush stand, To seize their prey, the murd'rous band ! Ah! tell them they are...
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The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

English poetry - 1806 - 380 pages
...thoughtless day, the easy night. The spirits pure, the slumbers light,. That fly th' approach of morn. Alas, regardless of their doom, The little victims play ! No sense have they of ills to come, No care beyond to-day : • ^'et see how all around them wait Tie ministers of human fate, And black...
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Poems on various subjects, selected by E. Tomkins

E Tomkins - 1806
...easy night, The spirits pure, the slumbers light, That fly th' approach of morn. Alas! regard less of their doom, The little victims play! No sense have they of ills to come, No care beyond to-day : Yet see how all around them wait, The ministers of human fate, And black Misfortune's...
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The Works of Thomas Gray: Containing His Poems, and Correspondence ..., Volume 1

Thomas Gray - 1807
...thoughtless day, the easy night, The spirits pure, the slumbers light, That fly th' approach of morn. Alas, regardless of their doom, The little victims play! No sense have they of ills to come, Jsor care beyond to-day : Yet see how all around 'em wait The Ministers of human fate, And black Misfortune's...
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The Speaker; Or Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English Writers ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1808 - 400 pages
..., No sense have they of ills to corne^ - . No care beyond to-day : '- . Yet see how all around them wait The Ministers of human fate, .'. And black Misfortune's baleful train ! Ah, shew them where in ambush stand , .. To seize their prey the murth'rous band J Ah, tell them, they...
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The Muses' Bower,: Embellished with the Beauties of English Poetry, Volume 1

English poetry - English poetry - 1809
...thoughtless day, the easy night, The spirits pure, the slumbers light, That fly th' approach of morn. Alas ! regardless of their doom The little victims...come, Nor care beyond to-day : Yet see, how all around 'era wait ' • The Ministers of human fate, And black Misfortune's baleful train ! Ah, shew them where...
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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 6

1809
...thoughtless day, the easy night, 'rlic spirits pure, the slumberii light, That fly th' approach of morik. Alas! regardless of their doom, The little victims play ! No sense have they of ills to come, Nor rare beyond to day : Yet see, how all around 'em wait The ministers of human fate, And blackmisfortune's...
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Specimens of the British poets, Volume 2, Part 1

British poets - 1809
...night, The spirits pure, the slumbers light, THOMAS GRAY. Alas ! regardless of their doom, The liule victims play ! No sense have they of ills to come. Nor care beyond to-day ; Yet see how all wound 'em wait The ministers of human fate, And black Misfortune's baleful train ! Ah ! shew them where...
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