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" Devouring flames, and murdering steel ! The pious mother, doom'd to death, Forsaken, wanders o'er the heath, The bleak wind whistles round her head, Her helpless orphans cry for bread ; Bereft of shelter, food, and friend, She views the shades of night... "
The Scottish songs - Page 168
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Bell's Classical Arrangement of Fugitive Poetry ..., Volumes 13-15

English poetry - 1791
...victor's soul was not appeas'd: The naked and forlorn must feel Devouring flames, and murd'ring steel I The bleak wind whistles round her head, Her helpless orphans cry for bread ; Bereft ot shelter, food, and friend, She views the shades of night descend ; And, stretch'd beneath th' unclement...
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Specimens of the Later English Poets: With Preliminary Notices, Volume 2

Robert Southey - English poetry - 1807 - 482 pages
...victor's soul was not appeased : The naked and forlorn must feel Devouring flames, and murdering steel ! The pious mother, doom'd to death, Forsaken wanders...inclement skies, Weeps o'er her tender babes, and dies. While the warm blood bedews my veins. And unimpair'd remembrance reigns, Resentment of my country's...
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Specimens of the British poets

British poets - 1809
...victor':, soul was not appeas'd; The naked and forlorn must feel Devouring flames, and murdering steel! The pious mother, doom'd to death, Forsaken wanders...inclement skies, Weeps o'er her tender babes and dies. While the warm blood bedews my veins, And unimpair'd remembrance reigns. Resentment of my country's...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1809 - 1016 pages
...miisl feel •. Dooming flames and inurd'ring steel ! The picms mother doom'd to death, Forsilu-n, s shall drink him till thcv burst. Old Cotta sham'd...His court with nettles, moats with cresses sior'd slretch'd beneath th' inclement skies, Weeps o'er her tender babes, and dies. Whilst trre warm blood...
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The muses' bower, embellished with the beauties of English poetry, Volume 1

English poetry - 1809
...soul was not appeas'd; The naked and forlorn must feel f* Devouring flames, and murdering steel !: ' The bleak wind whistles round her head, Her helpless...the shades of night descend, And stretch'd beneath th' inclement skies, Weeps o'er her tender babes and dies. While the warm blood bedews my veins, And...
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The British Plutarch [by T. Mortimer].

Thomas Mortimer - 1810
...victor's soul was not appeas'd: The naked and forlorn must feel Devouring flames, and murdering steel: VI. The pious mother, doom'd to death, forsaken wanders...the shades of night descend, And stretch'd beneath th' inclement skies, Weeps o'er her tender babes and dies. VII. While the warm blood bedews my veins,...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 15

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...victor's soul was not appeas'd : The naked and forlorn must feel Devouring flames, and murd'ring steel! The pious mother doom'd to death, Forsaken wanders...friend, She views the shades of night descend, And, streteh'd beneath th' inclement skies, Weeps o'er her tender babes and dies. SSi While the warm blood...
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English Minstrelsy: Being a Selection of Fugitive Poetry from the Best ...

Sir Walter Scott - English poetry - 1810
...The naked and forlorn must feel Devouring flames, and murdering steel ! * The pious mother, doomed to death, Forsaken, wanders o'er the heath ; The bleak...friend, She views the shades of night descend ; And stretched beneath the inclement skies, Weeps o'er her tender babes, and dies. While the warm blood...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper, Volume 15

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810
...victor's soul was not appeas'd : The naked and forlorn must feel Devouring flames, and murd'ring steel! The pious mother doom'd to death, Forsaken wanders...helpless orphans cry for bread; Bereft of shelter, fuod, and friend, She views the shades of night descend, And, stretch'd beneath th' inclement skies,...
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The works of the English poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: including the series ...

Alexander Chalmers, Samuel Johnson - Literary Criticism - 1810
...flames, and murd'ring steel! TI*1 pious mother doom'd to death, F'jr»akeii wanders o'er the heath, ТЫ' bleak wind whistles round her head, Her helpless orphans cry for bread; B^n-ft of shelter, f>od, and friend, She views the shades of uizht descend, And, strutch'd beneath...
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