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" Tis now become a history little known, That once we called the pastoral house our own. Short-lived possession ! But the record fair, That memory keeps of all thy kindness there, Still outlives many a storm, that has effaced A thousand other themes less... "
Book for Parents: The Genius and Design of the Domestic Constitution, with ... - Page 129
by Christopher Anderson - 1834 - 420 pages
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The Book of Gems: Pomfret to Bloomfield

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1837
...known, • That once we eallkl the past'ral house our own. Short-liv'd possession ! but the reeord fair, That mem'ry keeps of all thy kindness there; Still outlives many a storm, that has eft'ae'd A thousand other themes less deeply trae'd. Thy nightly visits to my ehamber made, That thou...
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The poetic reciter; or, Beauties of the British poets: adapted for reading ...

Henry Marlen - 1838
...once we called the pastoral house our own. Short-lived possession ! but the record fair, That memory keeps of all thy kindness there, Still outlives many...confectionary plum ; The fragrant waters on my cheeks bestowed By thy own hand, till fresh they shone and glowed : All this, and more endearing still than...
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Select poetry for children: with notes, arranged by J. Payne

Joseph Payne - 1839
...once we called the parsonage-house our own. Short-lived possession ! but the record fair, That memory keeps, of all thy kindness there, Still outlives many...left my home, The biscuit, or confectionary plum, [a] The fragrant waters on my cheeks bestow'd By thy own hand, tillfreshthey shone and glow'd — All...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper

William Cowper - 1839 - 516 pages
...once we call'd the pastoral house our own. Short-lived possession ! But the rocord fair, That memory keeps of all thy kindness there, Still outlives many...morning bounties ere I left my home, The biscuit, or confeetionary plum ; The fragrant waters on my cheeks bestow'd By thy own hand, till fresh they shone...
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Reading Book for the Use of Female Schools

Readers - 1839 - 408 pages
...once we called the pastoral house our own. Short-lived possession ! but the record fair, That memory keeps of all thy kindness there, Still outlives many...laid ; Thy morning bounties ere I left my home, The fragrant waters on my cheeks bestow'd The biscuit, or confectionary plum ; By thy own hand till fresh...
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An Essay on Elocution: Designed for the Use of Schools and Private Learners

Samuel Kirkham - Elocution - 1839 - 357 pages
...once we called the pastoral house our own'. Short-lived possession'! but the record fair' That memory keeps of all thy kindness there', Still outlives many...made', That thou might'st know me safe and warmly laid'j Thy morning bounties ere I left my home', The biscuit', or confectionary plum'; The fragrant...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

English poetry - 1840
...public way, Delighted with my bawble coach, and wrapp'd In scarlet mantle warm, and velvet capp'd, 'Tis now become a hist'ry little known, That once...ere I left my home, The biscuit, or confectionary plumb ; The fragrant waters on my cheeks bestow'd By thy own hand, till fresh they shone and glow'd...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

Fitz-Greene Halleck - English poetry - 1840
...public way, Delighted with my bawble coach, and wrapp'd In scarlet mantle warm, and velvet capp'd, "Tig now become a hist'ry little known, That once we call'd...ere I left my home, The biscuit, or confectionary plumb ; The fragrant waters on my cheeks bestow'd By thy own hand, till fresh they shone and glow'd...
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The American Class-reader: Containing a Series of Lessons in Reading; with ...

George Willson - Elocution - 1840 - 288 pages
...pastoral house our own. Short-lived possession ! but the record fair, That memory keeps of all thy kindess there, Still outlives many a storm, that has effaced...traced. Thy nightly visits to my chamber made, That thou might's! know me safe and warmly laid . Thy morning bounties ere I left my home, 5 The biscuit or confectionary...
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The Christian guardian (and Church of England magazine).

1840
...once we called the past'ral house our own ; Short.lived possession ! but the record fair, That memory keeps of all thy kindness there, Still outlives many...storm that has effaced, A thousand other themes less dearly traced." But at the moment when widowhood is new, and the sorrowing heart scarcely fit for deliberation,...
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