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" THE wretch, condemn'd with life to part, Still, still on hope relies ; And every pang that rends the heart, Bids expectation rise. Hope, like the glimmering taper's light, Adorns and cheers the way ; And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter... "
The wild garland; or, Curiosities of poetry, selected by I.J. Reeve - Page 263
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The Cloister Book: For Shut-in Worshipers and Pastorless Congregations

David James Burrell - Presbyterian Church - 1909 - 340 pages
...which frequently occurs in the catacombs is the anchor. Its reference is to the Christian's hope, which Like the glimmering taper's light Adorns and cheers...still as darker grows the night Emits a brighter ray. It is spoken of in this wise : "Which hope we have as an anchor of the soul, both sure and steadfast,...
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The Pageant of English Poetry: Being 1150 Poems and Extracts by 300 Authors

English poetry - 1909 - 606 pages
...preceding death Bids expectation rise. • Hope, like the gleaming taper's light, Adorns and cheers our way ; And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. O. GOLDSMITH (The Captivity). 403. WHEN LOVELY WOMAN STOOPS TO FOLLY WHEN lovely woman stoops to folly,...
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The Dublin book of Irish verse, 1728-1909

John Cooke - English poetry - 1909 - 803 pages
...rends the heart Bids expectation rise. Hope, like the gleaming taper's light/ Adorns and cheers our way ; And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. fMemory From the Same \J[ EMORY, thou fond deceiver ! •*•*•'• Still importunate and vain ;...
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Foundation Readers, Book 4

B. Ellen Burke - 1911
...chimney-sweep ? 8 Write five new words you have learned during the last week Hope, like the gleaming taper's light, Adorns and cheers the way, And still as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. 177 OUR FIELD. JULIANA HORATIA EWING JULIANA HORATIA EWING was born at Yorkshire, England, 1842, and...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from English and American Poets

Henry George Bohn - Quotations, English - 1911 - 761 pages
...brighter ray. 2259 Goldsmith : Captivity. Act ii. Song. The wretch, condemn'd with life to part, Still, still on hope relies ; And every pang that rends the heart Bids expectation rise. 2260 Goldsmith : Captivity. Act ii. Song. (Orig- Ms.) Hope and fear alternate chase Our course through...
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A dictionary of quotations from English and American poets

Anna Lydia Ward - Quotations, English - 1911 - 761 pages
...despair. 2258 Lord Lyttelton : Eptyram. Hope, like the gleaming taper's light, Adorns and cheers our way; And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. 2259 Goldsmith : Captivity. Act ii. Song. The wretch, condemn'd with life to part, Still, still on...
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The Loyal Catholic: Some Topics of Interest to the Devoted Sons and ...

Cornelius J. Warren - Christian life - 1912 - 165 pages
...more and more. CHAPTEK X CHRISTIAN HOPE "Hope like a gleaming taper's light, Adorns and cheers our way; And still, as darker grows the night Emits a brighter ray." —Goldsmith. HEISTIAN hope bas two distinct parts. On the one hand it aspires to the possession of...
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1914 - 1454 pages
...Bids expectation rise. Oriyinal MS 599 Hope, like the gleaming taper's light, Adorns and cheers our way ; * And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. The Captivity. Act iir Garriek 'sa salad ; for in him we see Oil, vinegar, sugar, and saltness agree...
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A Dictionary of Similes

Frank Jenners Wilstach - Quotations, English - 1916 - 488 pages
...— DEMOPHILUS. A woman's hopes are woven as sunbeams ; a shadow annihilates them. — GEORGE ELIOT. Hope, like the glimmering taper's light Adorns and...still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. — GOLDSMITH. Our hopes, like withered leaves, fall fast. — LONGFELLOW. As froth on the face of...
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