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" Thy soul was like a star, and dwelt apart: Thou hadst a voice whose sound was like the sea: Pure as the naked heavens, majestic, free, So didst thou travel on life's common way, In cheerful godliness; and yet thy heart The lowliest duties on herself did... "
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Come Back to Me My Language: Poetry and the West Indies

J. Edward Chamberlin - Social Science - 1993 - 325 pages
...selfish men; Oh! raise us up, return to us again; And give us manners, virtue, freedom, power. Thy soul was like a Star, and dwelt apart: Thou hadst a voice...and yet thy heart The lowliest duties on herself did lay.7 Sometimes, the purposes to which the form was turned were ironically political, undermining the...
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Literary Englands: Versions of 'Englishness' in Modern Writing

David Gervais - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 280 pages
...Leavis dismissed them as being, they hardly succeed in creating a real sense of Milton himself: Thy soul was like a Star, and dwelt apart ; Thou hadst a voice whose sound was like the sea This lofty apartness is what really stirs the poet of solitude, not the prospect of national consensus....
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Selected Poems

William Wordsworth - Fiction - 1994 - 587 pages
...selfish men; Oh! raise us up, return to us again; And give us manners, virtue, freedom, power. Thy soul was like a Star, and dwelt apart: Thou hadst a voice...thy heart The lowliest duties on herself did lay. Written in London, September, 1802 O Friend! I know not which way I must look For comfort, being, as...
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The Wordsworth Book of Sonnets

Linda Marsh, Masson - Poetry - 1995 - 195 pages
...selfish men; O raise us up, return to us again, And give us manners, virtue, freedom, power! Thy soul was like a Star, and dwelt apart ; Thou hadst a voice...thy heart The lowliest duties on herself did lay. WILLIAM WORDSWORTH Why did I laugh tonight? Why did I laugh tonight? No voice will tell: No God, no...
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Saha and His Formula

Ganesan Venkataraman - Atmospheric thermodynamics - 1995 - 194 pages
...selfish men; Oh! raise us up, return to us again; And give us manners, virtue, freedom, power. Thy soul was like a Star, and dwelt apart; Thou hadst a voice whose sound was like the sea: ... Box 9.2 The following are some of the tributes paid to Saha on the occasion of his sixtieth birthday...
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Your Name is Hughes Hannibal Shanks: A Caregiver's Guide to Alzheimer's

Lela Knox Shanks - Medical - 1996 - 191 pages
...annihilation via radiation. Oh! rise up, return to us again; And give us the virtue to protest this shame. Thou hadst a voice whose sound was like the sea: Pure...godliness; and yet thy heart The lowliest duties on itself did lay. You never visited my town; but, oh, how you affected its people. My earliest recall...
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The Anxiety of Influence: A Theory of Poetry

Harold Bloom - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 157 pages
...is described as Wordsworth sees himself here: Thy soul was like a Star, and dwelt apart: Thou hadsi a voice whose sound was like the sea; Pure as the naked heavens, majestic, free. . . . The prayer then is to be an influence, and not to be influenced, and the precursor is praised...
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The Classic Hundred Poems: All-time Favorites

William Harmon - Poetry - 1998 - 360 pages
...with an image of Milton the extraordinary genius who also took on the most ordinary chores: Thy soul was like a Star, and dwelt apart; Thou hadst a voice...thy heart The lowliest duties on herself did lay. Byron's pantheon included "Milton, Dryden, Pope," and Keats wrote a touching poem called "On Seeing...
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A Century of Sonnets: The Romantic-Era Revival 1750-1850

Paula R. Feldman, Daniel Robinson - Poetry - 2002 - 304 pages
...selfish men; Oh! raise us up, return to us again; And give us manners, virtue, freedom, power. Thy soul was like a star and dwelt apart: Thou hadst a voice...godliness; and yet thy heart The lowliest duties on itself did lay. (1807) 218. October, 1803 When, looking on the present face of things, I see one Man,...
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Essays Before a Sonata: The Majority and Other Writings

Charles Ives, Howard Boatwright - Literary Criticism - 1970 - 258 pages
...Let us place the transcendent Emerson where he, himself places Milton,1 in Wordsworth's apostrophe: "Pure as the naked heavens, majestic, free, so didst...travel on life's common way in cheerful Godliness." The Godliness of spiritual courage and hopefulness— these fathers of faith rise to a glorified peace...
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