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" We look before and after, And pine for what is not: Our sincerest laughter With some pain is fraught; Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought. "
Beauties of the Country: Or, Descriptions of Rural Customs, Objects, Scenery ... - Page 263
by Thomas Miller - 1837 - 425 pages
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Works, Volume 2

Leigh Hunt - English literature - 1859
...cannot be : Shadow of annoyance Never came near thee : Thou lovest; but ne'er knew love's sad satiety Waking or asleep, Thou of death must deem Things more...true and deep Than we mortals dream, Or how could thy note flow in such a crystal stream ? We look before and aftci , And pine for what is not ; Our sincerest...
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Pearls from the poets: specimens selected, with biogr. notes, by H.W. Dulcken

Henry William Dulcken - 1860
...Thou lovest ; but ne'er knew love's sad satiety. Waking or asleep, Thou of death must deem Tilings more true and deep Than we mortals dream, Or how could...laughter With some pain is fraught ; Our sweetest songs arc those that tell of saddest thought. Yet if we could scorn Hate, and pride, and fear ; If we were...
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The Ladies' Reader: Designed for the Use of Ladies' Schools and Family ...

John William Stanhope Hows - Readers - 1860 - 425 pages
...lovest ; but never knew love's sad satiety. Waking or asleep, Thou of death must deem Things more trae and deep Than we mortals dream, Or how could thy notes...look before and after, And pine for what is not : Our siucerest laughter With some pain ls fraught ; Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought....
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The Dublin Review, Volume 48

1860
...yet know not God, exclaim with Shelley,— " We look before and after, And pine for what is not; Oar sincerest laughter, With some pain is fraught ; Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought." But to Christian men is revealed the secret of that universal and wistful pining...
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A book of English poetry; ed. by T. Shorter

Thomas Shorter - 1861
...cannot be : Shadow of annoyance Never came near thee : Thou lovest; but ne'er knew love's sad satiety. Waking or asleep, Thou of death must deem Things more...: Our sincerest laughter With some pain is fraught ; Onr sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought Yet if we could scorn Hate, and pride,...
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The Poetry of Nature

English poetry - 1861 - 111 pages
...cannot be : Shadow of annoyance Never came near thee : Thou lovest; but ne'er knew love's sad satiety. Waking or asleep, Thou of death must deem Things more...how could thy notes flow in such a crystal stream r We look before and after, And pine for what is not : Our sincerest laughter With some pain is fraught;...
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A Compendious History of English Literature and of the English ..., Volume 2

George Lillie Craik - English language - 1861
...cannot be : Shadow of annoyance Never came near thee : Thou lovest ; but ne'er knew love's sad satiety. Waking or asleep, Thou of death must deem Things more...mortals dream, Or how could thy notes flow in such ,1 crystal ctream ? We look before aud after, And pine for what is not ; Our sinccrest laughter With...
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English ...

Francis Turner Palgrave - English poetry - 1861 - 332 pages
...cannot be: Shadow of annoyance Never came near thee : Thou lovest; but ne'er knew love's sad satiety. Waking or asleep Thou of death must deem Things more...Than we mortals dream, Or how could thy notes flow in soch a crystal We look before and after With some pain is fraught; Our sweetest songs are those that...
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Sunbeams for all seasons; counsels, cautions, and precepts &c

Sunbeams - 1861
...allured him to the course, his struggles are great, and bitter, and overcoming. We look before and after, And pine for what is not : Our sincerest laughter...some pain is fraught ; Our sweetest songs are those which tell of saddest thought. Shelley. ffliscretion. There is a seede called Discretion, if a husbandman...
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Lyra sacra, being a collection of hymns ancient and modern, odes and ...

Bourchier Wrey Savile - 1861
...came near thee ; Thou loveft, but never knew love's fad fatiety. Waking or afleep Thou of death muft deem Things more true and deep Than we mortals dream, Or how could thy notes flow in fuch a cryftal ftream ? We look before and after, And pine for what is not ; Our fincereft laughter...
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