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" Talk not of ruling in this dolorous gloom, Nor think vain words (he cried) can ease my doom. Rather I'd choose laboriously to bear A weight of woes, and breathe the vital air, A slave to some poor hind that toils for bread, Than reign the sceptred monarch... "
Irish Druids And Old Irish Religions
by James Bonwick
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The Odyssey of Homer

Homer - 1761 - 455 pages
...this dol'rous gloom, 595 Nor think vain words, he cry'd, can eafe my doom : Rather I chufe laborioufly to bear A weight of woes, and breathe the vital air, A Have to feme poor hind that toils for bread, Than reign the fcepter'd monarch of the dead. 6rDO But...
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The Universal Magazine, Volume 90

Literary Criticism - 1792
...this dolorous gloom, Nor think vain words/ he cried, 'can eafe my doom.1 Rather I choofe laboriourty to bear A weight of woes, and breathe the vital air, A flave to fome poor hind that toils for bread, Than reign the fçepter'd monarch of the dead. POPE....
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Encyclopædia britannica: or, A dictionary of arts ..., Volume 16, Part 1

Colin Macfarquhar, George Gleig - Reference - 1796
...this dol'rous glooiib Nor think vain words (he cry'd) can eafe my doom ; Rather I choofe laborioufly to bear A weight of woes, and breathe the vital air, A SLATE TO SOME POOR HIND THAT TOILS FOR BREAD, THAN LIVE A SCEFTER'D MONARCH OF THE DÏAD. In this gloomy...
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Dialogues of Lucian: from the Greek, Volume 2

Lucian (of Samosata.), John Carr - Greek literature - 1779
...a&ion of his life! who, when he might have reigned fecure many years [»] Rather 1 choofe laborioufly to bear A weight of woes, and breathe the vital air, A flave to fome poor hind, that toils for bread, Than reign the fcepterM monarch of the dead. Pope's...
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The Miniature

Solomon Grildrig, Stratford Canning Stratford de Redcliffe (Viscount), Henry Gally Knight, Thomas Rennell - 1805 - 368 pages
...and striking proof. Rather I chuse laboriously to bear A weight of woes, and breathe the vital ^ir, A slave to some poor hind that toils for bread, Than reign the sceptred momarch of the dead. POPE HOM. ODYSS. 11. 597. « The heathens therefore as being ignorant of the true...
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The Odyssey of Homer, Volume 3

Homer - Greek poetry - 1806
...not of ruling in this dol'rous gloom, 595 Nor think vain words (he cry'd) can ease my doom. Rather I choose laboriously to bear A weight of woes, and breathe...bread, Than reign the sceptred monarch of the dead. But say, if in my steps my son proceeds, And emulates his godlike father's deeds? If at the clash of...
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Six Dissertations Upon Different Subjects

John Jortin - Theology, Doctrinal - 1809 - 245 pages
...Talk not of ruling in this dolorous gloom, Nor think vain words, he cried, can ease my doom : Bather I choose laboriously to bear A weight of woes, and breathe...bread, Than reign the sceptred monarch of the dead." But, considering the disposition and the character of Achilles, he could not be happy in a state which...
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Suppliants. Iphigenia in Aulis. Iphigenia in Tauris. Rhesus. Trojan captives ...

Euripides - 1809
.../Swro; ereJa<f ita H ulawiv nxuwtrt Kara ^liUIVOi<riv nvaa-ffea. Odyss. L. ii. ^. 488* Rather I chuse laboriously to bear A weight of woes and breathe the...some poor hind that toils for bread, Than reign the scepter'd monarch of the dead. P0PE. At Argos, will they kill, nor in their rage Spare either you or...
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The Greek tragic theatre: containing Æschylus by dr. Potter, Sophocles by ...

Greek tragic theatre - 1809
...axXfljo, w foi /Biwof craXu; mi H Tsawn maaimi Kima f&pima» awrtrea. Odyss. L. ii. v. 488, Bather I chuse laboriously to bear A weight of woes and breathe the...some poor hind that toils for bread, Than reign the scepter'd monarch of the dead, POPE. At Argos, will they kill, nor in their rage Spare either you or...
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The works of the English poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: including the series ...

Alexander Chalmers - Literary Criticism - 1810
...dolorou« gloom, Nor think vain words' (he cries) ' can ease my Rather I .huso laboriously to bear [doom. A weight of woes, and breathe the vital air, A slave...bread ; Than reign the sceptred monarch of the dead. Bnt say, if in my steps my son proceeds, And emulates his godlike father's deeds ? If at the clash...
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