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" The grass is soft, its velvet touch is grateful to the hand ; And, like the kiss of maiden love, the breeze is sweet and bland ; The daisy and the buttercup are nodding courteously; It stirs their blood with kindest love, to bless and welcome thee ; And... "
The Edinburgh Literary Journal: Or, Weekly Register of Criticism and Belles ... - Page 143
1830
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The Paisley magazine Vol 1

...the shadow vast of patriarchal treei Scan through its leaves the cloudless sky in rapt tranquillity. The grass is soft, its velvet touch is grateful to...their blood with kindest love to bless and welcome thee : And mark how with thine own thin locks — they now are silvery greyThat blissful breeze is...
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The American Monthly Magazine, Volume 3

1837
...shadow vast of patriarchal tree, Scan through its leaves the cloudless sky in rapt tranquillity. " The grass is soft, its velvet touch is grateful to...their blood, with kindest love, to bless and welcome thee: And mark how with thine own thin locks— they now are silvery grey — That blissful breeze...
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The American Monthly Magazine, Volume 4; Volume 10

American literature - 1837
...shadow vast of patriarchal tree, Scan through its leaves the cloudless sky in rapt tranquillity. " The grass is soft, its velvet touch is grateful to...their blood, with kindest love, to bless and welcome thee: And mark how with thine own thin locks — they now are silvery greyThat blissful breeze is wantoning,...
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Poems, Narrative and Lyrical

William Motherwell - Scotland - 1844 - 216 pages
...the shadow vast of patriarchal tree, Scan through its leaves the cloudless sky in. rapt tranquillity. The grass is soft, its velvet touch is grateful to...their blood, with kindest love, to bless and welcome thee : And mark how with thine own thin locks, — they now are silvery gray, — That blissful breeze...
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The Poets and Poetry of England, in the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Authors, English - 1845 - 504 pages
...the shadow vaat Of patriarchal tree, Scan through its leaves the cloudless sky In rapt tranquillity. The grass is soft, its velvet touch Is grateful to...their blood with kindest love To bless and welcome thee : And mark how with thine own thin locks — They now are silver gray— That blissful breeze...
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The Poets and Poetry of England: In the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Authors, English - 1846 - 504 pages
...the shadow vast Of patriarchal tree, Scan through its leaves the cloudless sky In rapt tranquillity. The grass is soft, its velvet touch Is grateful to...It stirs their blood with kindest love To bless and weleome thee : And mark how with thine own thin locks—- They now are silver gray- That blissful breeze...
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The Poetical Works of William Motherwell

William Motherwell, James M'Conechy - English poetry - 1847 - 283 pages
...the shadow vast of patriarchal tree, Scan through its leaves the cloudless sky in rapt tranquillity. The grass is soft, its velvet touch is grateful to...their blood, with kindest love, to bless and welcome thee : And mark how with thine own thin locks, — they now are silvery gray, — That blissful breeze...
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The Oxford and Cambridge review, Volume 4

1847
...hills, or rest thyself where peaceful waters glide ; Or, underneath the shadow vast of patriarchal tree, The grass is soft, its velvet touch is grateful to...their blood with kindest love, to bless and welcome thee ; And mark how with thine own thin locks, — they now are silvery grey, — That blissful breeze...
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The Poetical Works of William Motherwell: With Memoir by James M'Conechy, Esq

William Motherwell, James M'Conechy - English poetry - 1849 - 318 pages
...the shadow vast of patriarchal tree, Scan through its leaves the cloudless sky in rapt tranquillity. The grass is soft, its velvet touch is grateful to...their blood with kindest love, to bless and welcome thee : And mark how with thine own thin locks, — they now are silvery grey, — That blissful breeze...
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The Irish Quarterly Review, Volume 3, Part 1

Irish literature - 1853
...the shadow vast of patriarchal tree, Scan through its leaves the cloudless sky in rapt tranquillity. The grass is soft, its velvet touch is grateful to...their blood, with kindest love, to bless and welcome thee : That blissful breeze is wantoning, and whispering "Be gay!" And mark how with thine own thin...
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