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" But alas ! recollection at hand Soon hurries me back to despair. But the sea-fowl is gone to her nest, The beast is laid down in his lair, Even here is a season of rest, And I to my cabin repair. "
Poems - Page 266
by William Cowper - 1810
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The English Reader: Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1812 - 356 pages
...In a moment 1 seem to be there ; But, alas ! recollection at hand Soon hurries me back to despair. But the sea-fowl is gone to her nest, The beast is laid down in his lair ; Even here is a season oi rest, And mercy — encouraging thought ! Gives even affliction a grace, And I to my cabin repair....
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - English poetry - 1814
...back to despair. VII. But the sea-fowl is gone to her nest, The beast is laid down in his lair, Ev'n here is a season of rest, And I to my cabin repair....every place; And mercy, encouraging thought! Gives evftn affliction a grace, And reconciles man to his lot. The happy Effects of early application to...
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Poems by William Cowper ...

William Cowper - English poetry - 1814 - 480 pages
...moment I seem to be there; Bnt alas! recollection at hand Soon hnrries me back to despair. VII. Bnt the seafowl is gone to her nest, The beast is laid down in his lair; Even hei ws a season of rest, And I to my cabin repair. There's mercy in every place, And mercy, enconraging...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1816 - 254 pages
...In a moment I seem to be there ; But, alas ! recollection at band, Soon hurries me back to despair. But the sea-fowl is gone to her nest. The beast is...Gives even affliction a grace, And reconciles man to bit lot. COWPERt SECTION VI. Gratitude. WHEN all thy mercies, O my God ! My rising soul surveys, Transported...
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Elegant extracts in poetry, Volume 2

Elegant extracts - 1816
...In a moment I stem to be there; But, al.is ! recollection at hand, Soon hurries me back to despair. But the sea-fowl is gone to her nest, The beast is laid down in his lair: E'en here is a season of rest, And I to my cabin repair. There is mercy in every place, And mercy,...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1817
...recollection at hand Soon hurries me hack to despair. But the sra-i'ou I is gone to her nest, The heast is laid down in his lair ; Even here is a season of rest, And I to my cahin repair. There's mercy in every place, And mercy, encouraging thought ! Gives even affliction...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - English poetry - 1817
...recollection at hand Soon hurries me hack to despair. But the sea-fowl is gone to her nest, The heast is laid down in his lair ; Even here is a season of rest, Aod I to my cahin repair. There's mercy in every place, And mercy, encouraging thonght ! Gives even...
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The minor poems of William Cowper

William Cowper - 1818 - 108 pages
...recollection at hand Soon hurries me hack to despair. But the seafowl is gone to her nest, The heast is laid down in his lair ; Even here is a season of...encouraging thought ! Gives even affliction a grace, And reconcile* man to his lot. THE CAST-AWAY. 1799. OBSCUREST night involved the sky, The Atlantic billows...
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Poems of William Cowper, Esq: With a New Memoir

William Cowper - 1869 - 288 pages
...Though a friend I am never to see. ffow fleet is a glance of the mind ! Compar'd with the speed of its flight The tempest itself lags behind, And the swift-winged...Gives even affliction a grace, And reconciles man to bit lot. Of an adjudge! Case, not to be fourjl in any ef the Books. I. BETWEEN Nose and Eyes a strange...
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Poems

William Cowper - Digital images - 1820 - 24 pages
...a moment I seem to be there; But alas ! recollection at hand Soon hurries me back to despair. VIT. But the sea-fowl is gone to her nest, The beast is...There's mercy in every place, And mercy, encouraging thonght! Gives even affliction a grace, And reconciles man to his lot. ON THE PROMOTION Of EDWARD THURLOW,...
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