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" SONG. SHALL Man of frail fruition boast ? Shall life be counted dear, Oft but a moment, and, at most, A momentary year ? There was a time, — that time is past, — When, youth ! I... "
The Poetical Works of James Montgomery: Including Several Poems Now First ... - Page 241
by James Montgomery - 1821
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The Poetical register, and repository of fugitive poetry for 1801-11, Volume 4

Literary Criticism - 1806
...The tenants of the simple cot, In cold neglect consume their youth, Unsought, deserted, or forgot. THE OLD MAN'S SONG. SHALL Man of frail fruition boast...momentary year ? There was a time, — that time is pastj When, Youth ! I bloom'd like thee ; A time will come, 'tis coming fast, When thou shalt fade...
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The Poetical Register, and Repository of Fugitive Poetry for 1801-11, Volume 4

English poetry - 1806
...The tenants of the simple cot, In cold neglect consume their youth, Unsought, deserted, or forgot. THE OLD MAN'S SONG. SHALL Man of frail fruition boast...dear, Oft but a moment, and at most A momentary year f There was a time,—that time is past, When, Youth ! I bloom'd like thee; A time will come, 'tis...
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The West Indies, and other poems

James Montgomery - 1810
...cheer'd his eye, now dark in death, The wind that wanders o'er this tomb Was once his vital breath. The roving wind shall pass away, The warming sun forsake...time is past, — When, Youth ! I bloom'd like thee ; A time will come,— 'tis coming fast, When thou shalt fade like me ;— Like me through varying...
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Hymns, Partly Collected and Partly Original: Designed as a Supplement to Dr ...

Hymns, English - 1812 - 908 pages
...find thy promis'd rest. ADDITIONAL FROM MONTGOMERY. HYMN DCCXCIX. Life resigned. ' MONTGOMERY. 1 CHALL man of frail fruition boast? •^ Shall life be counted...dear? Oft but a moment, and at most A momentary year ! 2 I long to cast the chains away That hold my soul a slave, To burst these dungeon walls of clay,...
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The Halcyon Luminary, and Theological Repository, Volume 2

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1813
...so far as to smile at the misfortunes of their benefactors ! THE OLD MAN'S SONG. BY J. MONTGOMERY. Shall Man of frail fruition boast ? Shall life be...that time is past — When, Youth! I bloom'd like ibee; A time will come — 'tis coming fast — When thou shalt fade like me; Like me through varying...
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The West Indies, and other poems

James Montgomery - 1814
...that wanders o'er this tomb Was once his vital breath. The roving wind shall pass away, The wanning sun forsake the sky ; Thy Brother, in that dreadful...Shall live, — and never die. THE OLD MAN'S SONG. Man of frail fruition boast ? Shall life be counted dear, Oft but a moment, and, at most, A momentary...
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The West Indies, and Other Poems

James Montgomery - Slave trade - 1823 - 160 pages
...cheer'd his eye, now dar'k in death, The wind that wanders o'er his tomb Was once his vital breath. The roving wind shall pass away, The warming sun forsake...brother, in that dreadful day, Shall live and never die. 118 OLD MAN'S SONG. SHALL Man of frail fruition boast ? Shall life be counted dear, Oft but a moment,...
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New elegant extracts; a selection from the most eminent British poets and ...

New elegant extracts - History - 1827
...brave : And after they have shown their pride Like you, awhile, they glide Into the grave. - HERRICK. THE OLD MAN'S SONG. SHALL man of frail fruition boast?...momentary year? There was a time, — that time is pass'd, When, Youth ! I bloomed like thee ; A time will come, — 'tis coming fast, When thou shalt...
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The British poets of the nineteenth century, including the select works of ...

British poets - 1828
...this,-THERE LIVED A MAN ! THE OLD MAN'S SONG. Sn MI, Man of frail fruition boast? Shall life be coanted K A time will come, — 'tis coming fast, When thou shalt fade like me:— Like me through varying seasons...
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The poetical works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

Samuel Rogers, Thomas Campbell, James Montgomery, Charles Lamb, Henry Kirke White - 1829 - 497 pages
...cheer'd his eye, now dark in death. The wind that wanders o'er his tomb Wns once his vital breath. The roving wind shall pass away. The warming sun forsake the sky; Thy brother, in thaο dreadful day, Mi, ill live and never die. THE OLD MAN'S SONG. SHALL Man of frai t fruition boast?...
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