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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. "
Our Poetical Favorites, Second Series: A Selection from the Best Minor Poems ... - Page 151
1876 - 543 pages
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Christabel: Kubla Khan, a Vision ; The Pains of Sleep

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - Electronic books - 1816 - 64 pages
...so bright a dame! But when he heard the lady's tale, And when she told her father's name, Why wax'd Sir Leoline so pale, Murmuring o'er the name again,...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 insult to...
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An Address to the Literary Members of the University

John Bickerton - Farrago - 1816 - 19 pages
...whole book. — " But when he heard the lady's tale, And when she told her father's name. Why wax'd Sir Leoline so pale, Murmuring o'er the name again,...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 insult to his...
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The Augustan review, Volume 3

1816
...which appears to us to be the vilest jargon we ever had toe misfortune to read : " Alas! they hail been friends in youth, But whispering tongues can...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 insult to...
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Spirit of the English Magazines

1824
...Chrlstabel. Alas ! they had been friends in youth ; But whispering tongues can poison truth Ала constancy lives in realms above : And life is thorny...with one we love Doth work like madness in the brain : They parted ne'er to meet again,— But never either found another To free the hollow heart from...
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Lectures on the English Poets: Delivered at the Surrey Institution

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1818 - 331 pages
...quarrel between Sir Leoline and Sir Roland de Vaux of Tryermaine, who had been friends in youth. " Alas! they had been friends in youth, But whispering...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 insult to his...
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British melodies, extracts from the modern poets [signed J.H.R.].

British melodies - 1820
...remember'd long, Shall live the towers of Hougomont, And fields of WATERLOO. R LEOLTNE. ,VT CoieriOge. ALAS ! they had been friends in youth ; But whispering...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 insult to his...
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The works of lord Byron, Volume 4

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1820
...ocean. FARE THEE WELL. " Alls ! they had been friends in Youth; "But whispering tongues can fpoison truth ; " And constancy lives in realms above : "...one we love, " Doth work like madness in the brain : ******* " But never either found another " To free the hollow heart from paining — " They stood...
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Lord Byron's Works ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English literature - 1821
...the story ends; 'Tis to be wished it had been sooner done, But stories somehow lengthen when begun. Alas ! they had been friends in youth ; But whispering...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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Manfred. Hebrew melodies. Ode to Napoleon Buonaparte. Monody of the death of ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1821
...and adore thee ; With a full but soft emotion, Lake the swell of Summer's ocean. FARE THEE WELL. ' Alas! they had been friends in Youth; " But whispering...one we love, " Doth work like madness in the brain: • •*•*•* " But never either found another " To free the hollow heart from paining— " They...
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The woman of genius [by mrs. Ross].

mrs. Ross - 1821
...whole period of her acquaintance with Miss Avondel had not-been able to procure for her. CHAP. XXI. " Alas! they had been friends in youth, But whispering...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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