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" We have short time to stay, as you, We have as short a Spring ; As quick a growth to meet decay As you, or any thing. We die, As your hours do, and dry Away Like to the Summer's rain ; Or as the pearls of morning's dew, Ne'er to be found again. "
Lotus-eating: a Summer Book - Page 164
by George William Curtis - 1852 - 206 pages
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The New annual register, or General repository of history, politics, and ...

1805
...have ai short a spring; A^ quick a growth to meet Decay. As you, or anv thing. We die, As your hourt do, and dry Away, Like to the Summer's rain ; Or as the pearls of Morning'* dew, Ne'er to be found again.* Page 144. " The cultivation of descriptive poetry had, during...
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Literary Hours: Or, Sketches Critical, Narrative, and Poetical, Volume 3

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1804
...stay, as you, We. have as short a Spring ; As quick a growth to meet Decay, As you, or any thing. W die, As your hours do, and dry Away, Like to the Summer's rain ; Or as the pearls of Morning's dew Ne'er to be found again. Page 144. The cultivation of DESCRIPTIVE Poetry had, during...
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The Works of the British Poets, with Lives of the Authors, Volume 5

English poetry - 1819
...have short time to stay as you, We have as short a spring; As quiek a growth to meet deeay, As you or any thing. We die, As your hours do, and dry Away, Like to the summer's rain, Or as the pearls of morning's dew, Ne'er to be found again. THE NIGHT-PIECE, TO JULIA. IU:n eyes the glow-wonn lend thee,...
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The Manchester iris

1822
...have short time to stay as yon, We have as short a spring ; As quick a growth to meet decay, As you or any thing, We die As your hours do, and dry Away, Like to the summer's rain ; Or as the pearls of morning's due Ne'er to he found again. • Ф • SONNET TO ELIZA. Had there dwelt less of beauty...
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The Retrospective Review

Henry Southern - Books - 1822
...have short time to stay, as you ; We have as short a spring, As quick a growth to meet decay, As you, or any thing : We die, As your hours do ; and dry...Away Like to the summer's rain, Or as the pearls of morning dew Ne'er to be found again." To Primroses, filled with Morning Dew. " Why do ye weep, sweet...
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Retrospective Review: And Historical and Antiquarian Magazine, Volume 5

Henry Southern, Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas - 1822
...have short time to stay, as you ; We have as short a spring, As quick a growth to meet decay, As you, or any thing: We die, As your hours do ; and dry Away Like to the summer's rain, Or as the pearls of morning dew Ne'er to be found again." To Primroses, JiUed with Morning Dev. " Why do ye weep, sweet...
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The Youth's instructer [sic] and guardian

1847
...time to stay, as you ; We have as short a spring, As quick a growth to meet decay As you, or anything: "We die, As your hours do ; and dry Away Like to the summer's rain, Or as the pearls of morning dew, Ne'er to be found again. III. — THE SUCCESSION OF THE FOUR SWEET MONTHS. FIRST, April,...
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The perennial calendar, and companion to the almanack, revised and ed. [or ...

Thomas Ignatius M. Forster - 1824
...have short time to stay, as you ; We have as short a spring, As quick a growth to meet decay, As you, or any thing: We die ' As your hours do; and dry Away, Like to the summer's raine, Or as the pearls of morning dew, Ne'er to be found agame. We are reminded of the first appearance...
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The Wild Garland; Or, Prose and Poetry Connected with English Wild Flowers ...

S. Waring - Plants - 1827 - 80 pages
...have short time to stay as you, We have as short a spring ; As quick a growth to meet decay As you, or any thing: We die As your hours do; and dry Away Like to the summer's rain, Or, as the pearls of morning dew, e'er to be found again. Peziza coccinea. Jew's-ears. Cryptogamia. Hoot short, white...
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Specimens of sacred and serious poetry, from Chaucer to the present day ...

John Johnstone - 1827
...have short time to stay as you, We have as short a spring ; As quick a growth to meet decay, As you or any thing. We die, As your hours do, and dry Away, Like to the summer's rain, Or as the pearls of morning's dew, Ne'er to be found again. MILTON. units 160S—DIED 1674. Thy'soul was like a star, and...
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