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" Drink to me only with thine eyes, And I will pledge with mine; Or leave a kiss but in the cup And I'll not look for wine. The thirst that from the soul doth rise Doth ask a drink divine; But might I of Jove's nectar sup, I would not change for thine. "
The British minstrel; A choice collection of modern songs. 2 pt. [in 1 vol ... - Page 62
by British minstrel - 1848
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Noctes Ambrosianę, Volume 1

John Wilson, James Hogg, John Gibson Lockhart - Blackwood's Edinburgh magazine - 1854
...mine ; So fill my gloss with whisky punch, And I'll not look for wine. The thirst that in my throat doth rise Doth ask a drink divine; But might I of Jove's nectar sip, That honor I'd resign. The second verse is not worth parodying. Ay, this is something like. Your health,...
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NOCTES AMBROSIAN

JOHN WILSON - 1854
...thirst that in my throat doth rise And I will pledge in mine ; So fill my glass with whisky punch, Doth ask a drink divine; But might I of Jove's nectar sip, That honor I'd resign. The second verse is not worth parodying. Ay, this is something like. Your health,...
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Recollections of a Literary Life

Mary Russell Mitford - Authors - 1855 - 558 pages
...half over before I had recovered the tone of feeling proper to the place and the occasion. Drink to me only with thine eyes, And I will pledge with mine...cup, And I'll not look for wine. The thirst that from the soul doth rise Must surely be divine ; But might I of Love's nectar sup I would not change for...
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The Greek Romances of Heliodorus, Longus, and Achilles Tatius: Comprising ...

Rowland Smith - English literature - 1855 - 511 pages
...puella bibe." Ovid, de Art. Am. i. 595. " Drink to me only with thine eyes, And I will pledge thee with mine ; Or leave a kiss but in the cup And I'll not look for wine." Ben Jonson (imitation of a passage in Philostratus. imitating me, and drinking as I had done, which,...
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Palęstra musarum; or, Materials for translation into Greek verse, selected ...

Benjamin Hall Kennedy - 1856
...with what he gets, Come hither, come hither, come hither ; Here shall he see No enemy 795. Drink to me only with thine eyes, And I will pledge with mine ; Or leave a kiss but in the cup, And ni not look for wine. The thirst that from the soul doth rise, Doth ask a drink divine ; But might...
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A Collection of Familiar Quotations: With Complete Indices of Authors and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1856 - 358 pages
...She and comparisons are odious. BEN JONSON. 1574-1637. To Celia. [From " The Forest."] Drink to me only with thine eyes, And I will pledge with mine ; Or leave a kiss but in the cup, And I 'll not look for wine.* The Sweet Neglect. [From the " Silent woman." Act i. So. 5.J Still to be...
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Songs of England. The book of English songs, ed. by C. Mackay

Charles Mackay - 1857 - 319 pages
...Forest," a poem by Bz* JOITSOTT, born 1574, dicd 1637. Set as a glee ; composer unknown. DRINK to me only with thine eyes, And I will pledge with mine...ask a drink divine ; But might I of Jove's nectar sup, I would not change for thine. I sent thee late a rosy wreath, Not so much honouring thee, As giving...
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The book of popular songs, ed. by J.E. Carpenter

Joseph Edwards Carpenter - 1858 - 275 pages
...they're free, We'll rove and think them ours. DRINK TO ME ONLY WlTH THINE EYES. [BBN JOSSON.] Drink to me only with thine eyes, And I will pledge with mine...not look for wine. The thirst that from my soul doth riro Doth ask a drink divine ; But might 1 of Jove's nectar sup, I would not change for thine. I sent...
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Wittgenstein, Theory, and the Arts

Richard Allen, Malcolm Turvey, Professor of Film History and Chair of Visual Culture Department Malcolm Turvey - Art - 2001 - 302 pages
...falsehood and triviality. Consider a random example (the first lines of Johnson's To Celia'): 'Drink to me only with thine eyes, / And I will pledge with mine;...kiss but in the cup / And I'll not look for wine'. There is no semantic equivalence between the rhyming words 'mine' and 'wine'; nor between 'kiss' and...
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The Early Simple Stories

Langston Hughes - Fiction - 2002 - 382 pages
...out of school a long time." "I still remember some of their poems, though. For instance: Drink to me only with thine eyes, And I will pledge with mine, Or leave a kiss but in the cup, And I'll not ask for wine." Meanwhile, Simple was beckoning the bartender, and the juke box was blaring. I said,...
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