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" Alas! they had been friends in youth; But whispering tongues can poison truth; And constancy lives in realms above; And life is thorny; and youth is vain; And to be wroth with one we love Doth work like madness in the brain. "
Spirit of the English Magazines - Page 360
1824
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The Augustan review, Volume 3

1816
...misfortune to read : " Alas! they hail been friends in youth, But whispering tongues can poison truth ; And constancy lives in realms above; And life is thorny;...one we love, Doth work like madness in the brain. And thus itchanc'd, as I divine, With Roland and Sir Leoline. Each spake words of high disdain, And...
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An Address to the Literary Members of the University

John Bickerton - Farrago - 1816 - 19 pages
...Tryermaine ? Alas ! they had been friends in youth ; But whispering tongues can poison truth ; And constancy lives in realms above ; And life is thorny...one we love, Doth work like madness in the brain. And thus it chanc'd, as I divine, With Roland and Sir Leoline. Each spake words of high disdain And...
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Christabel: Kubla Khan, a Vision ; The Pains of Sleep

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - Electronic books - 1816 - 64 pages
...Tryermaine ? Alas ! they had been friends in youth ; But whispering tongues can poison truth ; And constancy lives in realms above ; And life is thorny...one we love, Doth work like madness in the brain. And thus it charic'd, as I divine, With Roland and Sir Leoline. Each spake words of high disdain And...
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The Literary Panorama and National Register

English literature - 1816
...; But • hispcring tongues can poison truth ; And constancy lives in realm! abore , And life i thorny and youth is vain : And to be wroth with one we love Doth work like madness in the brain. And thus it chanced as I divine With Roland and Sir Leoline. Each spake words of high disdain, And...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Lord Byron: The siege of Corinth. Parisina ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1817
...whispering tongues can poison truth; And constancy lives in realms above: And Dfe is thorny ; andyouth is vain : And to be wroth with one we love, Doth work like madness in the brain : ***** But never either found another To free the hollow heart from paining— They stood aloof, the...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 76

England - 1854
...whispering tongues can poison trnth : And constancy dwells in realms above; And life is thorny ; and yonth is vain ; And to be wroth with one we love Doth work like maduess in the brain. Each spake words of high disdain And insult to his heart's best brother; They...
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Lectures on the English Poets

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1818 - 331 pages
...friends in youth. " Alas ! they had been friends in youth, But whispering tongues can poison truth) And constancy lives in realms above ; And life is thorny...with one we love, Doth work like madness in the brain : And thus it chanc'd as I divine, With Roland and Sir Leoline. Each spake words of high disdain And...
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British melodies, extracts from the modern poets [signed J.H.R.].

British melodies - 1820
...,VT CoieriOge. ALAS ! they had been friends in youth ; But whispering tongues can poison truth ; And constancy lives in realms above ; And life is thorny...one we love, Doth work like madness in the brain. And thus it chanc'd, as I divine, With Roland and Sir Leoline. Each spake words of high disdain And...
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Lord Byron's Works: vol.1, 4, 5

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English literature - 1821
...lengthen when begun. Alas ! they had been friends in youth ; But whispering tongues can poison truth ; And constancy lives in realms above : And life is thorny...one we love , Doth work like madness in the brain: But never either found another To free the hollow heart from paining — They stood aloof, the scars...
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The woman of genius [by mrs. Ross].

mrs. Ross - 1821
...her. CHAP. XXI. " Alas! they had been friends in youth, But whispering tongues can poison truth ; And constancy lives in realms above ; And life is thorny,...wroth with one we love, Doth worK like madness in the brain.1* COLERIDGE. ANN Fitzelm declared to her family that she thought the Countess of Athol the most...
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