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" With lenient arts extend a mother's breath, Make languor smile, and smooth the bed of death, Explore the thought, explain the asking eye, And keep a while one parent from the sky... "
The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: In Four Volumes. Collated with the ... - Page 78
by Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808
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Poems divine and moral: many of them now first published

Music - 1821 - 468 pages
...being oppress'd, commands the mind To suffer with the body. Me, let the teader office long engage, To rock the cradle of reposing age, With lenient arts extend a Mother's breath, Make langour smile, and smooth the bed of death; Explore the thought, explain the asking eye, And keep a...
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The British poets: including translations ...

Classical poetry - 1822
...domestic bliss be thine ! Be no unpleasing melancholy mine: Me, let the tender office long engage To rock the cradle of reposing age, With lenient arts...Explore the thought, explain the asking eye, And keep a while one parent from the sky ! On cares like these, if length of days attend, May Heaven, to bless...
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Political fragments of Archytas, Charondas, Zaleucus, and other ancient ...

Thomas Taylor - Philosophers - 1822 - 115 pages
...his mother, in the following most beautiful lines : " Me let the tender office long engage, To rook the cradle of reposing age, With lenient arts extend...languor smile, and smooth the bed of death ; Explore tht thought, eitplain the n.itiny tye, And keep awhile one parent from the skj. of their children is...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 4

Alexander Pope - 1822
...jicv opel/aT iAiv,ro ?c TCTpaTov,tKtro Explore the thought, explain the asking eye, And keep a while one parent from the sky ! On cares like these, if length of days attend, May Heav'n, to bless those days, preserve my friend, Preserve him social, cheerful, and serene, 416 And...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 4

Alexander Pope - 1822
...domestic bliss be thine ! Be no unpleasing Melancholy mine : Me, let the tender office long engage, To rock the cradle of reposing Age, With lenient arts extend a Mother's breath, 410 Make Languor smile, and smooth the bed of Death, NOTES. Ver. 408. Me, let the tender office] These...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 4

Alexander Pope - 1822
...domestic bliss be thine ! Be no unpleasing Melancholy mine : Me, let the tender office long engage, To rock the cradle of reposing Age, With lenient arts extend a Mother's breath, 410 Make Languor smile, and smooth the bed of Death, NOTES. Ver. 408. Me, let the tender office] These...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - English poetry - 1822
...domestic bliss be thine ! Be no unpleasing melancholy mine: Me, let the tender office long engage To rock the cradle of reposing age, With lenient arts extend a mother's breath, Makelanguor smile, and smooth the bed of death; Explore the thought, explain the asking eye, And keep...
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The Works of Alexander Popekesq., with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1824
...to which he has alluded in lines never to be forgotten : " Me let the tender office long engage, To rock the cradle of reposing age ; With lenient arts...Explore the thought, explain the asking eye, And keep at least one parent from the sky." Prol. to the Satires. Nor can such a remark justly be applied to...
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New Elegant Extracts: A Unique Selection ... from the Most Eminent Prose and ...

Richard Alfred Davenport - English literature - 1824
...domestic bliss be thine ! Be no unpleasing melancholy mine : Me, let the tender office long engage To rock the cradle of reposing age, With lenient arts...Explore the thought, explain the asking eye, And keep a while one parent from the sky ! On cares like these, if length of days attend, May Heaven, to bless...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: With Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 6

Alexander Pope, William Roscoe - English literature - 1824
...exercise of which he makes his own happiness to consist: " Me, let the tender office long engage To rock the cradle of reposing age; With lenient arts...Explore the thought, explain the asking eye, And keep a while one parent from the sky!" And now this incomparable poem, which holds so much of the DRAMA,...
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