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" On some fond breast the parting soul relies. Some pious drops the closing eye requires; Ev'n from the tomb the voice of Nature cries, Ev'n in our ashes live their wonted fires. For thee, who mindful of th... "
Poems by Mr. Gray - Page 145
by Thomas Gray - 1768 - 187 pages
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The beauties of the poets: a collection of moral and sacred poetry, compiled ...

Thomas Janes - 1810
...longing ling'ring look behind ? On some fond breast the parting soul relies, Some pious drops the closing eye requires, Ev'n from the tomb the voice of nature cries, Ev'n in our ashes live their wonted fires. For thee, who, mindful of th' unhonour'd dead, Dost in these lines their...
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All the odes of Pindar, tr. by J.L. Girdlestone

Pindarus - 1810
...hero forget even death itself." V. 127. The fragrance ] Gray writes in a spirit not very unlike. " Ev'n from the tomb the voice of nature cries, Ev'n in our ashes live their wonted fires." GR. V. 131. Fame, ev>v-licing.] As Mercury is the conductor of the...
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Rights of God, Written for the Benefit of Man: Or, the Impartiality of ...

Thomas Branagan - Bibliography - 1812 - 360 pages
...longing ling'ring look behind? On some fond breast the parting si>ul relies, Some pious drops the closing eye requires ; Ev'n from the tomb the voice of nature cries, Ev'n ia our ashes live the wonted fires. For thee, v ho mindful of ih' unhonor'd dead, Dost in these lines...
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Beauties of Poetry: Consisting of Elegant Selections from the Works of Pope ...

English poetry - 1814 - 300 pages
...longing, lingering look behind ? On some fond breast the parting soul relies, Some pious drops the closing eye requires ; Ev'n from the tomb the voice of Nature cries, Ev'n in our ashes live their wonted fires. For thee, who, mindful of the unhonor'd dead, Dost in these lines their...
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History of the University and Colleges of Cambridge: Including ..., Volume 1

George Dyer - Engraving - 1814
...longing lingering look behind ? On some fond breast the parting soul relies. Some pious drops the closing eye requires; Ev"n from the tomb the voice of nature cries ; Ev'n in our ashes live their wonted fires." — And with regard to our poets — I hope I shall be forgiven some...
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Elegant poems. Pope's Essay on man, Blair's Grave, Gray's Elegy, Goldsmith's ...

Elegant poems - 1814
...ling'ring, look behind ? H 3 On some fond breast the parting soul relies, Some pious drops the closing eye requires ; Ev'n from the tomb the voice of nature cries, Ev'n in our ashes live their wonted fires. For thee, who, mindful of th' unhonpur'd dead, Dost in these lines their...
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Sequel to the English Reader, Or Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - Authors - 1816 - 286 pages
...refign'd, Left the warm precin<2s of the cheerful day, Nor caft one longing, lingering look behind ? On fome fond breaft the parting foul relies, Some pious drops the clofing eye requires : E'en from the tomb the voice of nature cries, E'en in our allies live their wonted fires. For thee,...
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The poems, with critical notes; a life of the author; and an essay on his ...

Thomas Gray, John Mitford - 1816
...And, " Then from his closing eyes thy form shall part," ver. 80. And so Solon, ver. 5. ed. Brunclc. : Ev'n from the tomb the voice of nature cries, Ev'n in our ashes live their wonted fires. For thee, who, mindful of th' unhonour'd dead, Dost in these lines their...
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The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany, Volume 97

English literature - 1825
...of those we are leaving. On some fond breast the parting soul relies, Some pious drop« the closing eye requires ; Ev'n from the tomb the voice of Nature cries, — Ev'n in our ashes live their wonted fires. It is clear that we are none of us indifferent to the kindness of our...
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The British Prose Writers: Gray's letters

British prose literature - 1821
...Lying Valet * Of the Elegy in the church-yard. — -B. t The verse to which he alludes is this : " Ev'n from the tomb the voice of nature cries ; Ev'n in our ashes live their wonted fires." The last line of which he had at first written thus : " Awake and faithful...
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