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" And the swift-winged arrows of light. When I think of my own native land, In a moment I 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... "
Poems - Page 209
by William Cowper - 1806
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Joyful Memories

Poetry - 1912 - 64 pages
...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....affliction a grace And reconciles man to his lot. — W. Cowper. JCJC GOING TO THE WARS me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery ' Of thy .chaste...
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Choice Literature, Book 5

Readers - 1912
...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....mercy in every place, And mercy, encouraging thought I Gives even affliction a grace, And reconciles man to his lot. THE BATTLE OF HASTINGS CHARLES DICKENS...
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The American School Readers, Book 5

Kate Forrest Oswell, Charles Benajah Gilbert - Readers - 1912
...hurries me back to despair. But the sea fowl is gone to her nest, 50 The beast is laid down in his lair; Even here is a season of rest, And I to my cabin repair....in every place, And mercy — encouraging thought! — 55 Gives even affliction a grace, And reconciles man to his lot. WILLIAM COWPER. QUESTIONS FOTC...
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South America: A Supplementary Geography

James Franklin Chamberlain, Arthur Henry Chamberlain - South America - 1913 - 189 pages
...friend I am never to see. But the sea fowl has 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....affliction a grace, And reconciles man to his lot." The people of Chile are sometimes called the English of South America. This is probably because they...
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Selected Lyrics from Dryden, Collins, Gray, Cowper, and Burns

John Dryden, William Collins, Thomas Gray, William Cowper, Robert Burns - Lyric poetry - 1913 - 89 pages
...hurries me back to despair. 40 But the sea-fowl is gone to her nest, The beast is laid down in his lab-; Even here is a season of rest, And I to my cabin repair. There's mercy in every place, 45 And mercy, encouraging thought! Gives even affliction a grace And reconciles man to his lot. TO...
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The Sixth Reader

Martha Adelaide Holton, Charles Madison Curry - Readers - 1914 - 314 pages
...hurries me back to despair. But the sea fowl has gone to her nest, M The beast is laid down in his lair, And I to my cabin repair. There's mercy in every place,...affliction a grace, And reconciles man to his lot. GLOSSARY. Assuage; sallies. STUDY. Recall the evidences of loneliness and homesickness in the preceding...
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The Leading English Poets from Chaucer to Browning

Lucius Hudson Holt - English poetry - 1915 - 918 pages
...hurries me back to despair. But the sea-fowl is gone to her nest, The beast is laid down in his lair, 5o plight, Smoothing the rugged brow of Night, While Cynth There 's mercy in every place, And mercy, encouraging thought ! Gives even affliction a grace, And...
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The Leading English Poets from Chaucer to Browning

Lucius Hudson Holt - English poetry - 1915 - 918 pages
...me back to despair. But the sea-fowl is gone to her nest, The beast is laid down in his lair, Kvrn u and I alike — Yon, at the point of your first p There 's mercy in every place, And mercy, encouraging thought ! Gives even affliction a grace, And...
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Samuel Butler, Author of Erewhon (1835-1902): A Memoir, Volume 1

Henry Festing Jones - Authors, English - 1919
...Alexander Selkirk say : But the sea-fowl is gone to her nest, The beast is laid down in his lair j Even here is a season of rest, And I to my cabin repair. There's mercy in every place — I quoted these sweet lines to Mr. Garnett the other day, but he didn't seem to think they were...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper: With a Memoir, Volume 1

William Cowper - English poetry - 1854
...hurries me back to despair. But the seafowl 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....mercy in every place, And mercy, encouraging thought I Gives even affliction a grace, And reconciles man to his lot. ON OBSEKVING SOME NAMES OF LITTLE NOTE...
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