When fond el'tecm in every look's exprefs'd, And mutual paflion fires each feeling breaft, Joys to thofe trifling tribes of youth unknown, Who pay their vows to Change's fickle throne ; Chafte is the blifs that fires the hero's heart, And pure that love... Poems on Various Subjects - Page 307by Henry James Pye - 1787Full view
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Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - English imprints - 1781
...tender HYMEN knows with gentle power On faithful hearts unnumber'd joys to fhower, When fond el'tecm in every look's exprefs'd, And mutual paflion fires...hero's heart, And pure that love where weaknefs has no part : He knows the bonds of luxury to defpife, And fwift to arms at honour's mandate flies.' C3> Some...