Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" O Woman ! in our hours of ease Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And variable as the shade By the light quivering aspen made; When pain and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou! "
The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal - Page 252
1853
Full view - About this book

The Duke, Volume 1

Elizabeth Caroline Grey, Mrs. Grey (Elizabeth Caroline) - 1839
...PRINTED BY IAMUEL B1NTLBT, Bangor House, Shoe Lane. THE DUKE, A NOVEL. BY MRS. GREY. Oli, woman ! in onr hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please,...When pain and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angtl thon ! SCOTT. IN THREE VOLUMES. VOL. I. LONDON: RICHARD BENTLEY, NEW BURLINGTON STREET. 1839....
Full view - About this book

Marmion

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1839
...from the spring, To slake my dying thirst !" xxx. O, woman ! in our hours of ease, Uneertain, eoy, and hard to please, And variable as the shade By the...and anguish wring the brow. A ministering angel thou ! — Searee were the piteous aeeents said, When, with the Itaron's easque, the maid To the nigh streamlet...
Full view - About this book

The Poughkeepsie Casket, Volume 2

1839
...favorites ; they go down much >ctter than them old fashioned staves o' Watts. 'Oh woman, in our hour of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And variable...shade By the light quivering aspen made ; When pain und anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou.' • If I did'nt touch it off to the nines, it's...
Full view - About this book

The Clockmaker, Or the Sayings and Doings of Sam. Slick of Slickville: To ...

Thomas Chandler Haliburton - Canada - 1839 - 421 pages
...favorites; they go down muchbetter than them old-fashioned staves o' Watts. ' Oh woman, in our hour of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And variable as the shade By the light quivering aspen made : VVhcu pain and anguish wring the brow, A ioiuisttrim; ungelthon.' If I didn't touch it oil to the...
Full view - About this book

The Ladies' Cabinet of Fashion, Music & Romance, Volume 8

Fashion
...unrelenting, remorseless foe. Never did man speak more truly of woman than Scott, when he sang, — " O woman, in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And variahle as the shade By the light quivering aspen made ; When pain and anguish wring the trow, Administering...
Full view - About this book

The Husband-hunter; Or, "Das Schiksal.", Volume 2

John O'Brien Grant - 1839
...pocket, began to feel its influence, and dropped, insensibly, into a heavy slumber. CHAPTER XXIII. Oh, Woman! in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please ! When pain and sorrow wring the brow A ministering angel thou ! Sm WALTER SCOTT. THE princess flew...
Full view - About this book

The American Lounger: Or, Tales, Sketches, and Legends, Gathered in Sundry ...

Joseph Holt Ingraham - African American women - 1839 - 273 pages
...found use for them! I consider my coat altogether comme il faut. But woman's tact and penetration! Oh, woman! " In our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please!" Fortune favor the wretch who has to pass the ordeal of your inquisitive and searching glance! I foresaw...
Full view - About this book

The Duke

Elizabeth Caroline Grey - 1839
...GREY. Oh, woman ! in our honn or ttc, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And variable as the abide By the light quivering aspen made. When pain and anguish wring the lirow, A minUtering angel Hum ! SCOTT. IN THREE VOLUMES. VOL. I. LONDON: RICHARD BENTLEY, NEW BURLINGTON...
Full view - About this book

Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

Fitz-Greene Halleck - English poetry - 1840
...squire, or groom, one cup to bring Of blessed water from the spring, To slake my dying thirst !" Oh, woman ! in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and...and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou ! Scarce were the piteous accents said, When, with the baron's casque, the maid To the nigh streamlet...
Full view - About this book

The Idler in Italy, Volume 3

Marguerite Countess of Blessington - Italy - 1840
...their lives at the risk of her own. VOL. nr. c Well might our great and good Scott say of women — O woman ! in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and...and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou ! From being less frequented by travellers than most other places in Italy, Ancona possesses no good...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF