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" Seven years thou wert lent to me, and I thee pay, Exacted by thy fate, on the just day. O, could I lose all father, now! For why Will man lament the state he should envy? To have so soon 'scaped world's and flesh's rage, And, if no other misery, yet age!... "
The Monthly anthology, and Boston review - Page 312
1808
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Select and Remarkable Epitaphs on Illustrious and Other Persons ..., Volume 2

John Hackett - Epitaphs - 1757 - 288 pages
...•' ".. i: r .*'•' .;' - • " COLLECTION OF EPITAPHS. FAREWELL ! * them Child of my Right'Hand and Joy ; My Sin was too much Hope of thee, lov'd Boy. Seven Years th'wert lent to me, and I thee pay, Exa&ed by thy Fate, on the juft Day. O ! could I lofe all Father,...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical ...

Robert Anderson - English poetry - 1795
...FAREWELL, tbou child of my rieht hand, and joy; My fin was too much hope of thec, lov'd boy : Seven year* thou wert lent to me, and I thee pay, Exacted by thy fate on the juft day. O, could I lofe all father now ! for why Will man lament the ftat« he (hou'd envy ? To have...
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A select collection of epitaphs and monumental inscriptions, with anecdotes ...

Select collection - Epitaphs - 1806 - 230 pages
...cover lightly, gentle earth. On the First Son of Ben Jonson. Farewel, thou child of my right hand, and joy ; My sin was too much hope of thee, lov'd boy, Seven years thou were lent to me, and I thee pay, Exacted by thy fate on the just day. O, could I lose all father, now....
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 5

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
..., thou child of my right hand, and joy; My sinne was too much hope of thee, lov'd boy, Seven yeares thou wert lent to me, and I thee pay, Exacted by thy fate on the just day. O, conlil 1 lose all father, now. For why, Will man lament the state he should cnvie ? To have so soone...
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The Works of Ben Jonson...: With Notes Critical and Explanatory, and a ...

Ben Jonson, William Gifford - Dramatists, English - 1816
...child was duad of the plague. Jonson added, that his sou appeared to him of a Seven years thou wertlent to me, and I thee pay, Exacted by thy fate, on the...lose all father, now! for why, Will man lament the state he should envy ? To have so soon scaped world's, and flesh's rage, And, if no other misery, yet...
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Childhood, a selection from the poets, by H.M.R.

Childhood - 1841 - 80 pages
...thou child of my right hand and joy, My sin was too much hope of thee, loved boy. Seven years were lent to me, and I thee pay, Exacted by thy fate on...lose all father, now ! For why Will man lament the state he should envy ? To have so soon 'scaped world's and flesh's rage, And if no other misery, yet...
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Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, Volumes 5-6

1846
...thinks shall be at the resurrection.' Jonson honoured his boy's memory with some 1 Seven years Ihou wert lent to me, and I thee pay, Exacted by thy fate, on the j\ist day. Oh, could I lose all father now ! for why AVitI man lament the Htate he should envy ? To...
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Bentley's quarterly review, Volume 2

1860
...child of my right hand, and joy: My sin was too much hop, < of thee, lov'd boy: Seven years thou wort lent to me, and I thee pay, Exacted by thy fate on...just day. O, could I lose all father now ! for why W < ill man lament the state he should envy'! To have so soon 'scaped world's and flesh's rage, And,...
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A Critical Examination of the Text of Shakespeare: With Remarks on ..., Volume 2

William Sidney Walker - 1860 - 355 pages
...was almost lost ; the advocate Had betray'd all." (Uncorrupt ?) Epigram xlv., On my First Son, — " Seven years thou wert lent to me, and I thee pay, Exacted by thy fate, on the just day." Underwoods, Epistle to Sir E. Sackville, Whalley's edition, " Or feats of darkness acted in mid-sun,...
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Bentley's quarterly review. [with variant title-leaf to vol. 1]., Volume 2

1860
...Herbert was taken from him. ' Farewell, thou child of my right hand, and joy : My sin was too much hop? of thee, lov'd boy : Seven years thou wert lent to me, and I thee pay, Kxacted by thy fate on the just day. 0, could I lose all father now ! for why Will man lament the state...
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