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" THE wretch, condemn'd with life to part, Still, still on hope relies ; And every pang that rends the heart, Bids expectation rise. Hope, like the glimmering taper's light, Adorns and cheers the way ; And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter... "
The wild garland; or, Curiosities of poetry, selected by I.J. Reeve - Page 265
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The Complete Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith, Sir Emery Walker, Sir Joshua Reynolds, Thomas Stothard, John Bewick, Thomas Bewick, Robert Hasell Newell, Richard Westall - English poetry - 1906 - 278 pages
...that rends the heart, Bids Expectation rise. Hope, like the glim'ring taper's light, Adorns and chears the way ; And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. Mitford, who printed The Captivity from Newbery's version, records a number of ' first thoughts ' afterwards...
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Quentin Durward

Sir Walter Scott - France - 1907 - 474 pages
...placidly while she dwelt upon it.1 CHAPTER XXXVI THE SALLY The wretch condemn'd with life to part, Still, still on hope relies, And every pang that rends the heart Bids expectation rise. Hope, like a glimmering taper'i light, Adorns and cheers the way ; And still the darker grows the night, Emits...
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The Ridgefield Tavern: A Romance of Sarah Bishop, Hermitess, During the ...

Maurice Enright - American fiction - 1908 - 229 pages
...heavenward. CHAPTER XXV. The Hermitess Finds Peace and Balm to her Troubled Spirit "Hope, like the glimm'ring taper's light, Adorns and cheers the way; And still,...as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray." — Goldsmith. AFTER the death and burial of Agathy, Sarah relapsed somewhat into her old moods of...
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The Cloister Book: For Shut-in Worshipers and Pastorless Congregations

David James Burrell - Presbyterian Church - 1909 - 340 pages
...which frequently occurs in the catacombs is the anchor. Its reference is to the Christian's hope, which Like the glimmering taper's light Adorns and cheers...still as darker grows the night Emits a brighter ray. It is spoken of in this wise : "Which hope we have as an anchor of the soul, both sure and steadfast,...
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The Pageant of English Poetry

English poetry - 1909 - 606 pages
...preceding death Bids expectation rise. • Hope, like the gleaming taper's light, Adorns and cheers our way ; And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. O. GOLDSMITH (The Captivity). 403. WHEN LOVELY WOMAN STOOPS TO FOLLY WHEN lovely woman stoops to folly,...
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The Dublin Book of Irish Verse 1728-1909

John Cooke - English poetry - 1909 - 803 pages
...rends the heart Bids expectation rise. Hope, like the gleaming taper's light/ Adorns and cheers our way ; And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. fMemory From the Same \J[ EMORY, thou fond deceiver ! •*•*•'• Still importunate and vain ;...
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Foundation Readers, Book 4

B. Ellen Burke - 1911
...chimney-sweep ? 8 Write five new words you have learned during the last week Hope, like the gleaming taper's light, Adorns and cheers the way, And still as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. 177 OUR FIELD. JULIANA HORATIA EWING JULIANA HORATIA EWING was born at Yorkshire, England, 1842, and...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from English and American Poets

Henry George Bohn - Quotations, English - 1911 - 761 pages
...brighter ray. 2259 Goldsmith : Captivity. Act ii. Song. The wretch, condemn'd with life to part, Still, still on hope relies ; And every pang that rends the heart Bids expectation rise. 2260 Goldsmith : Captivity. Act ii. Song. (Orig- Ms.) Hope and fear alternate chase Our course through...
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A dictionary of quotations from English and American poets

Henry George Bohn - Quotations, English - 1911 - 761 pages
...despair. 2258 Lord Lyttelton : Eptyram. Hope, like the gleaming taper's light, Adorns and cheers our way; And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. 2259 Goldsmith : Captivity. Act ii. Song. The wretch, condemn'd with life to part, Still, still on...
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The Loyal Catholic: Some Topics of Interest to the Devoted Sons and ...

Cornelius J. Warren - Christian life - 1912 - 165 pages
...more and more. CHAPTEK X CHRISTIAN HOPE "Hope like a gleaming taper's light, Adorns and cheers our way; And still, as darker grows the night Emits a brighter ray." —Goldsmith. HEISTIAN hope bas two distinct parts. On the one hand it aspires to the possession of...
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