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" Twas pity Nature brought ye forth Merely to show your worth, And lose you quite. But you are lovely leaves, where we May read how soon things have Their end, though ne'er so brave: And after they have shown their pride Like you, awhile, they glide Into... "
Moral and sacred poetry, selected by T. Willcocks and T. Horton - Page 218
by Moral and sacred poetry - 1829
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The New annual register, or General repository of history ..., Volume 25

1805
...But you are lovely leaves, where wt May read how «oon things have Their end, though ne'er so brave; And after they have shown their pride, Like you a while : they glide Into the grave.' " The concluding lines of the first and third stanzas of this beau, tiful little piece, are peculiarly impressive...
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Literary Hours: Or, Sketches Critical, Narrative, and Poetical, Volume 3

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1804
...But you are lovely Leaves, where we May read how soon things have Their end, though ne'er so brave : And after they have shown their pride, Like you a while: They glide Into the Grave. The concluding lines of the first and third stanzas of this beautiful little piece, are peculiarly impressive...
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Censura Literaria: Containing Titles, Abstracts, and Opinions ..., Volumes 3-4

Sir Egerton Brydges - Bibliography - 1807
...bid good-night ? Twas pity Nature brought ye forth Merely to shew your worth, And lose you quite. 3. But you are lovely leaves, where we May read how soon things have Their end, though ne'er so brave : And after they have shewn their pride. Like you, awhile, they glide Into the grave. *The Country...
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Censura Literaria: Containing Titles, Abstracts, and Opinions of ..., Volume 3

Sir Egerton Brydges - English literature - 1807
...bid good-night ? Twas pity Nature brought ye forth Merely to shew your worth, And lose you quite. 3. But you are lovely leaves, where we May read how soon things have Their end, though ne er so brave : And after Uwy have »hewn their pride, Like you, awhile, they glide Into the grave....
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The Polyanthos, Volume 4

Joseph Tinker Buckingham - 1807
...bid good-night ? Twas pity nature brought ye forth Merely to shew your worth, And lose you quits.. A But you are lovely Leaves, where we May read how soon. things have Their end, tho'. ne'er so brave : . .. Arid after they have shewn their pride Like you awhile : they glide . Into...
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Select Poems from the Hesperides: Or, Works Both Human and Divine

Robert Herrick - English poetry - 1810 - 253 pages
...bid good night ? 'Twas pity nature brought ye forth Merely to shew your worth, And lose you quite. But you are lovely leaves, where we May read how soon things have Their end, though ne'er so brave : And after they have shown their pride, Like you, awhile ; they glide Into the grave. POEM CL.]...
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The Analectic Magazine, Volume 3

1814
...nature brought you forth Merely to show your worth, And kwe you quite. But you are lovely leaves, wliere we May read how soon things have Their end, though ne'er so brave : And after they have shown their pride. Like you awhile, they glide 1 ') ' 'j the grave ! SCIENTIFIC...
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The Analectic Magazine ...: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography ...

Washington Irving - 1814
...bid good night ; "Twas pity nature brought you forth Merely to sliow your worth, A ud lose you quite* But you are lovely leaves, where we May read how soon things have Their end, though ne'er so brave : And after they have shown their pride, Like you awhile, they glide lulu the grave ! SCIENTIFIC...
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Wild flowers and their teachings

Wild flowers - 1845
...shine, See—that it all is fair and bright, Feel—that it all is cold and gone ! BBAINARD. BUT yon are lovely leaves, where we May read how soon things have Their end, though ne'er so brave. And after they have shown their pride, Like you awhile, they glide Into the grave. INDEX OF...
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The contemplative philosopher: or, Short essays on the various ..., Volume 1

Richard Lobb - Nature study - 1817
...bid good night ! •Twas pity Nature brought you forth Merely to show your worth, And lose you quite. But you are lovely leaves, where we May read how soon things have Their end, though ne'er so brave : And after they have shown their pride, Like you awhile they glide Into the grave. HERRICK....
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