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" They mourn, but smile at length ; and, smiling, mourn : The tree will wither long before it fall ; The hull drives on, though mast and sail be torn ; The roof-tree sinks, but moulders on the hall In massy hoariness; the... "
The poet's daughter - Page 259
by Poet - 1837
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The Port Folio

Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1817
...is, perhaps, weakened by extension, are strikingly appropritte, and possess great poetical beauty. " They mourn, but smile at length; and, smiling, mourn: The tree will wither, long before it fall; t The bull drives on, tho' mast and sail be torn; The roof-tree sinks, but moulders on the wall In...
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The Amusing chronicle, a weekly repository for miscellaneous ..., Volume 1

1816
...vain longing, and the name * So honoured but assumes a stronger, bitterer claim. They mourn, butsnjile at length ; and, smiling, mourn ; The tree will wither long before it full ; The hull drives on, though mast and sail be torn ; The roof -tree sinks, but moulder* on the...
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New Monthly Magazine, Volume 10

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1818
...smiling mourn : The tree will wither long before its fall ; The hull drives on, tho* mast and ťail be torn, The roof-tree sinks, but moulders on the...wind-worn battlements are gone, The bars survive the captive/they enthral The day drags through, tho' storms keep out the sun, And thus the heart wul break,...
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The works of ... lord Byron, Volumes 7-8

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1819
...The fever of vain longing , and the name So honoured but assumes a stronger, bitterer claim. XXXII. They mourn, but smile at length; and, smiling) mourn...massy hoariness ; the ruined wall Stands when its wind- worn battlements are gono ; The bars survive the captive they enthral ; The day drags through...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Childe Harold's pilgrimage

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1821
...The fever of vain longing, and the name So honour'd but assumes a stronger, bitterer claim. XXXII. They mourn, but smile at length ; and, smiling, mourn...sinks, but moulders on the hall In massy hoariness; the ruin'd wall Stands when its wind-worn battlements are gone ; The bars survive the captive they enthral...
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Lord Byron's Works ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English poetry - 1821
...vain longing, and the name So honoured but assumes a stronger, bitterer claim. XXXII. They, mourn, hut smile at length; and smiling, mourn : The tree will...hull drives on, though mast and sail be torn ; The roof— tree sinks, but moulders on the hall In massy hoariness ; the ruined wall Stands when its wind-worn...
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Conversation; or, Shades of difference

Heron - 1821
...though mast and sail be torn; The roof-tree sinks — it moulders on the hall : In massy heaviness the ruined wall Stands when its wind-worn battlements...gone; The bars survive the captive they enthral ; The days drag through, though storms keep out the sun, And thus the heart will break, yet brokenly live...
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Memoirs of the life and writings of lord Byron

George Clinton (biographer of Byron.) - 1825
...trump, not Glory's, must awake Those whom they thirst for : though the sound of Fame They ns'iin ii, but smile at length ; and, smiling, mourn : The tree...battlements are gone ; The bars survive the captive they inthrall ; The day drags through though storms keep out the sun , And thus the heart will break, yet...
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The complete works of lord Byron with a biogr. and critical ..., Volumes 1-2

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1825
...fever of vain longing, and the name So honour'd but assumes a stronger, bitterer claim. 11. • XXXII. They mourn, but smile at length; and, smiling, mourn...sinks, but moulders on the hall In massy hoariness; the ruin'd wall Stands when its wind-worn battlements are gone; The bars survive the captive they inthral;...
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The North American Review, Volume 21

North American review and miscellaneous journal - 1825
...of mind, which apprehends resemblances and illustrations, imparting a moral type to material things. They mourn, but smile at length ; and, smiling, mourn...hull drives on, though mast and sail be torn ; The roof tree sinks, but moulders on the hall, In massy hoariness ; the ruin'd wall Stands when its wind...
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