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" Half-hidden, like a mermaid in sea-weed, Pensive awhile she dreams awake, and sees, In fancy, fair St. Agnes in her bed, But dares not look behind, or all the charm is fled. "
The Poetical Works of John Keats: In Two Parts - Page 36
by John Keats - 1846
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The book of days, a miscellany of popular antiquities, Volume 1

Robert Chambers - Chronology, Historical - 1862
...and sees, In fancy, fair St Agnes in her bed, But dares not look behind, or all the charm is fled. ' 3 5 7ܭ `~" % a ; w6g E " 2J >eEO G H Ք ˖& 3s perplcx'd she lay ; Until the poppied warmth of sleep oppress'd Her soothed limbs, and soul fatigued...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 60

1863
...descriptive of sleep falling on Madeline, with its image, is of a higher order of poetic beauty : " Soon trembling in her soft and chilly nest, In sort of wakeful swoon, perplexed she lay, Until the poppied warmth of sleep oppressed Her soothed limbs, and soul fatigued...
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The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal

1863
...descriptive of sleep falling on Madeline, with its image, is of a higher order of poetic beauty : — "Soon trembling in her soft and chilly nest, In sort of wakeful swoon, perplexed she lay, Until the poppied warmth of sleep oppressed Her soothed limbs, and soulfatiguedaway,...
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Essays and poems, selected from the literary remains of F. Hinde

Frederick Hinde - 1864 - 124 pages
...and sees, In fancy, fair St Agnes in her bed, But dares not look behind, or all the charm is fled. " Soon, trembling in her soft and chilly nest, In sort...away ; Flown, like a thought, until the morrow-day ; Blessfully haven'd both from joy and pain ; , Clasp'd like a missal where swart Paynims pray ; Blinded...
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THE SEER OR, COMMON-PLACES REFRESHED

LEIGH HUNT - 1864
...to a " mermaid in sea-weed " ! But the next stanza is perhaps the most exquisite in the poem : — Soon, trembling in her soft and chilly nest, In sort of wakeful swoon, perplexed she lay, Until the poppied warmth of sleep oppressed Her soothed limbs, and soul, fatigued...
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What men have said about woman. Compiled by H. Southgate

Henry Southgate - 1865
...reputations she has torn, And holds them dangling at ami's length in scorn. Cowper. When wrapped in Slumber. Soon, trembling in her soft and chilly nest, In sort of wakeful swoon, perplex'd she lay, UntO the poppied warmth of sleep oppress'd Her soothed limbs, and soul fatigued away, Flown, like a...
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The Christian world magazine (and family visitor)., Volume 18

1882
...pillow in the upper berth, and slept the serene sleep of youth, and health, and a light heart, — Blissfully haven'd both from joy and pain ; Clasp'd like a missal where swart Paymins pray ; Blinded alike from sunshine and from rain, As though a rose should shut, and be a bud...
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Golden Leaves from the British Poets

John William Stanhope Hows - English poetry - 1866 - 546 pages
...sees In fancy fair St. Agnes in her bed, But dares not look behind, or all the charm is fled. XXVII. Soon, trembling in her soft and chilly nest, In sort of wakeful swoon, perplexed she lay, Until the poppied warmth of sleep oppressed Her smoothed limbs, and soul, fatigued...
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A Manual of Elocution Founded Upon the Philosophy of the Human Voice

M. S. Mitchell - Elocution - 1869 - 396 pages
...on my cross, and look at him Until we kneel before Thy throne in heaven ! " ST. MAURA. — Kingsley. "Soon, trembling in her soft and chilly nest, In sort of wakeful swoon, perplexed she lay, Until the poppied warmth of sleep oppressed Her smoothed limbs and soul fatigued...
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Favourite English poems and poets

English poems - 1870 - 672 pages
...sees, In fancy, fair St. Agnes in her bed, But dares not look behind, or all the charm is fled. XXVIL Soon, trembling in her soft and chilly nest, In sort...soul fatigued away ; Flown, like a thought, until the morrow day ; Blissfully haven'd both from joy and pain ; Clasp'd like a missal where swart Paynims...
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