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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. "
Hesperides: Or, The Works Both Humane and Divine of Robert Herrick - Page 167
by Robert Herrick - 1846 - 613 pages
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The Universal magazine

1811
...last line he'd have plac't, Jocund his muse u-as ; but his life was chast* We have as short a sprint:, As quick a growth to meet decay, As you, or any thing....die, As your hours doe, and drie Away, Like to the summer's raine. Or as the pearlcs of morning's dew, Ne'er to be found againe! I remain, Sir, yours,...
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Literary Hours: Or, Sketches Critical, Narrative, and Poetical, Volume 3

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1804
...having prayM together, we Will go with you along. 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. Wę die, As your hours do, and dry Away, Like to the Summer's rain ; Or as the pearls of Morning's...
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Select Poems from the Hesperides: Or, Works Both Human and Divine

Robert Herrick - English poetry - 1810 - 253 pages
...excelled in the moral, and pathetic. His choice of measure too is admirably adapted to the strain. 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....
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The Manchester iris

1822
...having pray'd together, we Will go with yon along. We 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....
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The Retrospective Review, Volume 5

Books - 1822
...pray'd together, we Will go with you along ! 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 dew Ne'er to be found again."...
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Retrospective Review: And Historical and Antiquarian Magazine, Volume 5

Henry Southern, Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas - 1822
...pray'd together, we Will go with you along ! 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 dew Ne'er to be found again."...
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The Youth's instructer [sic] and guardian

1847
...having pray'd together, we Will go with you along! We have short 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...
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The works of Robert Herrick [ed. by T. Maitland]. Repr, Volume 1

Robert Herrick - 1823
...pray'd together, we We will goe with you along. We have short time to stay as you, We have as short a spring ; As quick a growth to meet decay, As you,...die As your hours doe, and drie Away, Like to the summer's raine ; Or as the pearles of morning's dew, Ne'r to be found againe. TO A MAID. You say you...
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The perennial calendar, and companion to the almanack, revised and ed. [or ...

Thomas Ignatius M. Forster - 1824
...having prayed together, we Will go with you along! 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 raine, Or as the pearls of morning dew, Ne'er to be found agame....
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The poetical works of Robert Herrick, Volume 1

Robert Herrick - 1825
...pray'd together, we We will goe with you along. We have short time to stay as you, We have as short a spring ; As quick a growth to meet decay, As you,...die As your hours doe, and drie Away, Like to the summer's raine ; Or as the pearles of morning's dew, Ne'r to be found againe. TO A MAID. You say you...
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