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" To come forth, like the spring-time, fresh and green, And sweet as Flora. Take no care For jewels for your gown or hair ; Fear not, the leaves will strew Gems in abundance upon you ; Besides the childhood of the day has kept Against you come, some orient... "
The Retrospective Review - Page 173
by Henry Southern - 1822
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Once upon a time

Charles Knight - 1859
...Above nn hour since, yet you not drest ; Nay, not so much as out of bed, When all the birds have matins said. And sung their thankful hymns; 'tis sin,...thousand virgins on this day Spring sooner than the lurk to fetch in May.' It was in that happy season that I rubbed up, for the first time, some of the...
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The merrie days of England: sketches of the olden time

Edward McDermott (of Camberwell, Eng.?), Albert Henry Warren - England - 1859 - 154 pages
...much as out of bed ; When all the birds have matteyns seyd, And sung their thankfull hymnes to Heaven, 'tis sin, Nay, profanation to keep in, When as a thousand...day, Spring sooner than the lark to fetch in May. Come, my Corinna, come, and comming marke How each field turns a street, each street a parke, Made...
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Once upon a time

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1859 - 531 pages
...of bed, When all the birds have matins said. i And sung their thankful hymns; 'tis sin, Is'ay, profanation, to keep in ; When as a thousand virgins...this day Spring sooner than the lark to fetch in May/ It was in that happy season that I rubbed up, for the first time, some of the antiquarianism of May-day....
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Once upon a time

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1859 - 531 pages
...as out ot' bed, When all the birds have matins said. And sung their thankful hymns; 'tis ..in, Nay, profanation, to keep in ; When as a thousand...virgins on this day Spring sooner than the lark to fetch iu .May.' It was in that happy season that I rubbed up, for tlio first time, some of the antiquarian...
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The every-day book: or The guide to the year, Volume 1

William Hone - 1859
...not so much as out of bed j When all the birds have matteyns seyd, And sung their thankfull hymnes ; 'tis sin, Nay, profanation to keep in, When as a thousand virgins on this day, Spring sooner then the lark, to fetch in May. Rise, and put on your foliage, and be seenc To come forth, like the...
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The poetical works of Robert Herrick: containing his "Hesperides" and "Noble ...

Robert Herrick, Edward Walford - Literary Criticism - 1859 - 608 pages
...hymnes; 'tis sin, Nay, profanation to keep in, When as a thousand virgins on this day Spring, sooner then the lark, to fetch in May. Rise, and put on your foliage, and be seene To come forth, like the spring-time, fresh and greene, And sweet as Flora. Take no care For jewels...
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Poetry of the Year: Passages from the Poets Descriptive of the Seasons ...

Seasons - 1859 - 110 pages
...dressed! 30 CORINNA'S GOING A MAYING. Nay, not so much as out of bed, When all the birds have matins said, And sung their thankful hymns : 'tis sin Nay, profanation, to keep in, Whereas a thousand virgins on this day Spring sooner than the lark, to fetch in May ! Rise ! and put...
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Poets of England and America; being selections from the best authors of both ...

England - Biography & Autobiography - 1860
...so much as out of bed ; When all the birds have matins said, And sung their thankful hymns : 't is sin, Nay profanation to keep in ; When as a thousand...to fetch in May. Rise, and put on your foliage, and he seen To come forth like the spring-time, fresh and green. And sweet as Flora. Take no care For jewels...
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Specimens with Memoirs of the Less-known British Poets, Volume 2

George Gilfillan - English poetry - 1860
...an hour since; yet you are not drest; Nay, not so much as out of bed; When all the birds have matins said, And sung their thankful hymns; 'tis sin, Nay,...day, Spring sooner than the lark, to fetch in May ! 2 Rise and put on your foliage, and be seen To come forth like the spring-time, fresh and green,...
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The Christian miscellany, and family visiter

Religion - 1861
...W-beepangled mead or flowering copse, in search of the earlv blossoms of May. Thus Herrick deelares, 'tis sin, Nay, profanation, to keep in, When as a...virgins on this day ^ Spring sooner than the lark to feteh m May. This was, in faet, the great rural f"1 of our forefathers. At the first peep of day...
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