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" GOING TO THE WARS Tell me not, Sweet, I am unkind That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind, To war and arms I fly. True, a new mistress now I chase, The first foe in the field; And with a stronger faith embrace A sword, a horse, a shield.... "
The Bachelor's Wife: A Selection of Curious and Interesting Extracts, with ... - Page 148
by John Galt - 1824 - 444 pages
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Cupid's album: being a choice collection of elegant compliments and ...

Cupid - 1826 - 228 pages
...not, sweet, I am unkind ; That, from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast, and quiet mind, To war and arms I fly. True : a new mistress now I chase, The first...love thee, dear, so much, Loved I not honour more. " ON BEDS OF ROSES." ' BY RICHARD RYAN. On beds of roses let me lie, Where fairies near May o'er me...
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Ancient Ballads and Songs, Chiefly from Tradition, Manuscripts, and Scarce ...

Thomas Lyle - Ballads, English - 1827 - 250 pages
...not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast, and quiet mind, To war and arms I fly. True, a new mistress now I chase, The first...love thee, dear, so much, Loved I not honour more. ELINDA'S GLOVE. THOU snowy farm, with thy five tenements, Tell thy white mistress here was one That...
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Ancient ballads and songs; with notices, including original poetry. By T. Lyle

Ancient ballads - 1827
...LUCASTA. TELL me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast, and quiet mind, True, a new mistress now I chase, The first foe in...love thee, dear, so much, Loved I not honour more. ELINDA'S GLOVE. THOU snowy farm, with tliy five tenements, Tell thy white mistress here was one That...
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Reuben Apsley, Volume 1

Horace Smith - 1827
...chaste breast and quiet mind, To war and arms I fly. — True, a new mistress now I chase, The fii-st foe in the field ; And with a stronger faith embrace...love thee, dear, so much, Loved I not honour more. RICHARD LOVELACE. ALTHOUGH Goldingham maintained it to be the duty of every loyal man to contribute...
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Reuben Apsley. By the author of Brambletye house

Horace Smith - 1827
...not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind, To war and arms I fly. — True, a new mistress now I chase, The first foe in the field; And with n stronger faith embrace A sword, a horse, a shield — Yet this inconstancy is such As you too shall...
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Specimens of the Lyrical, Descriptive, and Narrative Poets of Great Britain ...

John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.) - English poetry - 1828 - 560 pages
...o'erflowing glass. TO LUCASTA, GOING TO THE WARS. Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind To war and arms I fly. True, a new mistress now I chase, , The first...you too shall adore, I could not love thee, dear, so much, Lov'd I not honour more. RICHARD CRASHAW. DIED ABOUT 1650. CRASHAW, a Catholic priest, is chiefly...
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Reginald Trevor, or, The Welsh loyalists

Edward Trevor Anwyl - 1829
...That from the nunnery Ol.thy chiisio breast, anil quiet uiiml, To war and arms 1 fly. •' True : & new mistress now I chase, The first foe in the field ; • And with a stronger faith embrace A swunl , a horse, a shield. " Yet this inconstancy is such. As yon, too, shaJI adore ; I could net love...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song: Selected from English and American ...

Charlotte Fiske Bates Rogé - American poetry - 1832 - 882 pages
...not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind, To war and arms I fly. True, a new mistress now I chase, The first...a horse, a shield. Yet this inconstancy is such As yon, too. shall adore, I could not love thee, dear, so much, Loved I not honor more. SAMUEL LOVER....
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The Buccaneer: A Tale, Volumes 1-2

Mrs. S. C. Hall - 1833
...sings his ballads most sweetly. You toov had you heard him, would have listened a second tune : — '* True, a new mistress now I chase The first foe in...thee, dear, so much, Loved I not honour more!" But I forget, the theme is a forhidden one ; and I see, Constance, you do not like my poet, and I have...
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The Court Magazine and Belle Assemblée, Volume 2

English literature - 1833
...not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste heart and quiet mind. To war and arms I fly. True, a new mistress now I chase, The first...faith embrace. A sword, a horse, a shield. Yet this in constancy is such, As you too shall adore, I could not love thee, dear, so much, Lov'd I not honour...
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