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" I'd better not be. I gae then, my lass, to win honour and fame, And if I should luck to come gloriously hame, I'll bring a heart to thee with love running o'er, And then I'll leave thee and Lochaber no more. "
Portraits, Memoirs, and Characters, of Remarkable Persons, from the ... - Page 57
by James Caulfield - 1819
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Unterricht, Erziehung und Fortbildung. 2 Bde. [in 3pt ..., Volume 2, Part 2

H. Loehnis - 1876
...be gained, And beauty and love's the reward of the brave; And I maun deserve it before I can crave. I gae, then, my lass, to win honour and fame; And if I should chance to come glorious hame, 111 bring a heart to thee with love running o'er, And then I'll leave...
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The Poems of Allan Ramsay, Volume 2

Allan Ramsay - Scottish poetry - 1877
...heart is sair pain'd,— By ease that's inglorious no fame can be gain'd,— And beauty and love's the reward of the brave, And I must deserve it before...it, I ne'er can have merit for thee, And without thy favour I'd better not be. I gae then, my lass, to win honour and fame, And if I should luck to come...
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A New Library of Poetry and Song, Volume 1

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1877 - 950 pages
...it before I can crave. Then glory, my Jeany, maun plead my excuse ; Since honor commands me, how ean I refuse ? Without it I ne'er can have merit for thee, And without thy favor I 'd better not be. I gae then, my lass, to win honor and fame, And if I should luck to come gloriously...
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The Fireside Encyclopędia of Poetry: Comprising the Best Poems of the Most ...

Henry Troth Coates - American poetry - 1878 - 997 pages
...brave, And I must deserve it before I can crave. Then glory, my Jcany, maun plead my excuse; Since honor poets tell honor and fame, And if I should luck to come gloriously hame, I'll bring a heart to thee with love...
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The Book of Scottish Poems: Ancient and Modern

John Ross - English poetry - 1878 - 760 pages
...and love's the reward of the brave ; And I maun deserve it before I can crave. Then glory, my Jeanie, maun plead my excuse; Since honour commands me, how...? Without it, I ne'er can have merit for thee; And losing thy favour I'd better not be. I gae then, my lass, to win honour and fame; And if I should chance...
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The Book of Scottish Poems: Ancient and Modern

John Ross - English poetry - 1878 - 760 pages
...commands me, bow can I refuse ? Without it, I ne'er can have merit for thec; And losing thy favour I'd better not be. I gae then, my lass, to win honour and fame ; And if I should chance to come glorious hame, I'll bring a heart to thee with love running o'er. And then I'll leave...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 3

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1879
...love 's the reward of the brave, And I must deserve it before I can crave. Then glory, my Jeanie, mann plead my excuse ; Since honour commands me, how can...it I ne'er can have merit for thee, And without thy favour I'd better not be. I gae then, mv lass, to win honour and fame, And if I should luck to come...
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Voices Through Many Years, Volume 2

George James Finch-Hatton Earl of Winchilsea and Nottingham - Poetry - 1879
...Though forbid to return to Newmarket no more. Then duty, dear Public, must be my excuse ! Since gossip commands me how can I refuse ? Without it I ne'er can have merit for thee ; And of license depriv'd, I had better not be ! I'm off then to ' Baden," where ' Houris ' await The favourite...
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Voices through many years

George James Finch- Hatton (11th earl of Winchilsea.) - 1879
...Though forbid to return to Newmarket no more. Then duty, dear Public, must be my excuse ! Since gossip commands me how can I refuse ? Without it I ne'er can have merit for thee ; And of license depriv'd, I had better not be ! I'm off then to ' Baden,' where ' Houris ' await The favourite...
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The Family Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best ...

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1880 - 1065 pages
...And I must deserve it before I can crave. Then glory, my Jeany, maun plead my excuse ; Since honor care I how g I 'd better not be. I gae then, my lass, to win honor and fame, And if I should luck to come gloriously...
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