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; looms of Ormus and the mines of Ind, 1 Saba's spicy groves, pay tributes there. ise is in all her gates: upon her walls, d in her streets, and in her spacious courts leard salvation. Eastern Java there eels with the native of the farthest west; 1 Æthiopia spreads abroad the hand, 1 worships. Here report has travellid forth ) all lands. From ev'ry clime they come see thy beauty, and to share thy joy, Sion! an assembly such as earth i never, such as Heav'n stoops down to see. 'hus heav'nward all things tend. For all were once fect, and all must be at length restor'd. God hath greatly purpos’d; who would else nis dishonour'd works himself endure honour, and be wrong'd without redress. ste then, and wheel away a shatter'd world, slow-revolving seasons! we would see sight to which our eyes are strangers yet) vorld, that does not dread and hate his laws, I suffer for its crime; would learn how fair - creature is that God pronounces good, w pleasant in itself what pleases him, re ev'ry drop of honey hides a sting; orms wind themselves into our sweetest flow'rs; d e’en the joy, that haply some poor
heart rives from Heav?n, pure as the fountain is, ullied in the stream, taking a taint m touch of human lips, at best impure. for a world in principle as chaste this is gross and selfish! over which stom and prejudice shall bear no sway, it govern all things here, should'ring aside e meek and modest Truth, and forcing her seek a refuge from the tongue of Strife nooks obscure, far from the ways of men: here violence shall never lift the sword,
Nor Cunning justify the proud man's wrong,
Come then, and, added to thy many crowns,
He seeks not hers, for he has prov'd them vain.
ount him an encumbrance on the state, reiving benefits, and rend'ring none. sphere though humble, if that humble sphere ne with his fair example, and though small influence, if that influence all be spent soothing sorrow, and in quenching strife, Liding helpless indigence, in works, m which at least a grateful few derive he taste of comfort in a world of woe; n let the supercilious great confess serves his country, recompenses well state, beneath the shadow of whose vine sits secure, and in the scale of life is no ignoble, though a slighted, place. man, whose virtues are more felt than seen, it drop indeed the hope of public praise ; he may boast, what few that win it can, t, if his country stand not by his skill, east his follies have not wrought her fall. te Refinement offers him in vain golden tube, through which a sensual world vs gross impurity, and likes it well, neat conveyance hiding all th' offence. that he peevishly rejects a mode Luse that world adopts it. If it bear stamp and clear impression of good sense, be not costly more than of true worth, uts it on, and for decorum's sake wear it ev'n as gracefully as she. idges of refinement by the eye, 'y the test of conscience, and a heart soon deceiv'd; aware that what is base olish can make sterling; and that vice, igh well perfum'd and elegantly dress’d, an unburied carcass trick'd with flow'rs, it a garnish'd nuisance, fitter far cleanly riddance, than for fair attire. fe glides smoothly and by stealth away,