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" Fair laughs the morn, and soft the zephyr blows, While proudly riding o'er the azure realm In gallant trim the gilded vessel goes; Youth on the prow, and Pleasure at the helm; Regardless of the sweeping whirlwind's sway, That, hush'd in grim repose, expects... "
Aspects of death and correlated aspects of life in art, epigram, and poetry - Page 67
by Frederick Parkes Weber - 1918 - 786 pages
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Forty years in the world; or, Sketches and tales of a soldier's life, by the ...

Robert Grenville Wallace - 1825
...her situation in language almost as beautiful, and to the same effect, as the fine lines of Gray : " Fair laughs the morn, and soft the zephyr blows, While proudly riding o'er the azure realm, In gilded trim the gallant vessel goes, Youth at the prow, and Pleasure at the helm, Regardless of the...
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Tremaine; or, The man of refinement, Volume 3

Robert Plumer Ward - 1825
...without their threatening conclusion : — • i '" ' Fair laughs the morn, and soft the zephyr blows, ti While, proudly riding o'er the azure realm, ,; . In gallant trim the gilded vessel goes,— ., ._. y . 4 Youth on the prow, and pleasure at the helm.. So it seemed, and so it was; for happier...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Merchant of Venice. As you like ...

William Shakespeare - 1826
...the imagery of this passage in his Bard, but dropt the allusion to the parable of the prodigal — ' Fair laughs the morn and soft the zephyr blows, While,...That hush'd in grim repose expects his evening prey.' 3 So in Othello : ' The bawdy wind, that kisses all it meets.' It has been observed by Mr. Steevens...
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The Poetical Works

Thomas Gray - English poetry - 1826 - 134 pages
...rests among the dead. The swarm, that in thy noontide beam were born ? Gone to salute the rising morn. Fair laughs the morn, and soft the zephyr blows, While...That, hush'd in grim repose, expects his evening prey. II. 3. " Fill high the sparkling bowl, The rich repast prepare, Ver. 64. Low on his funeral couch he...
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Elegant Extracts: Pindaric, Horatian, and other odes

English poetry - 1826
...rests among the dead. The swarm, that in thy noon-tide beam were born, Gone to salute the rising Morn. Fair laughs the Morn, and soft the Zephyr blows, While...Whirlwind's sway, That, hush'd in grim repose, expects bis eveningprey. II. 3. Fill high the sparkling bowl, The rich repast prepare, Reft of a crown,...
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Vestigia Anglicana: Or, Illustrations of the More Interesting and ..., Volume 2

Stephen Reynolds Clarke - Great Britain - 1826
...Edward the Third, than the clouds and tempests which darkened the horizon of his unhappy grandson : Fair laughs the morn, and soft the zephyr blows, While...Regardless of the sweeping whirlwind's sway, That, hushed in grim repose, expects his evening prey. A. — We have another illustration of the misfortunes...
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The Dartmouth, Volume 1

1867
...and beggar'd by the strumpet wind !" (Merch. of Ven., Act II, sec. 6.) may be compared with Gray's "Fair laughs the morn, and soft the zephyr blows While...realm In gallant trim the gilded vessel goes, Youth at the prow and pleasure at the helm ; Regardless of the sweeping whirlwind's sway, That hush'd in...
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Aspects of Eighteenth Century Nature Poetry

Cecil V. Deane - Art - 1967 - 145 pages
...appropriately absent. The conventional language attains a certain splendour in the familiar passage: Fair laughs the Morn, and soft the Zephyr blows While...goes Youth on the prow, and Pleasure at the helm; Coleridge took exception to the concluding line on the grounds that it depended 'wholly on the compositors...
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Biographia Literaria, Or, Biographical Sketches of My Literary Life and Opinions

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - Literary Criticism - 1984 - 856 pages
...ribs and ragged sails, Lean, rent, and beggar'd by the strumpet wind! 3 to the imitation in the bard; Fair laughs the morn, and soft the zephyr blows While...realm In gallant trim the gilded vessel goes, YOUTH at the prow and PLEASURE at the helm, Regardless of the sweeping whirlwind's sway, That hush'd in grim...
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Leigh Hunt and the Poetry of Fancy

Rodney Stenning Edgecombe - Poetry - 1994 - 276 pages
...the epistolary context falls away in the sort of allegorical tableau that Gray presents in The Bard ("In gallant trim the gilded vessel goes; / Youth on the prow and Pleasure at the helm"): 10 I see you now, half eagerness, half ease, Ride o'er the dancing freshness of the seas; I see you...
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