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" More trifling still than they. " And what is friendship but a name, A charm that lulls to sleep; A shade that follows wealth or fame, But leaves the wretch to weep? "
Essays on Song-writing: With a Collection of Such English Songs as are Most ... - Page 47
by John Aikin, Robert Harding Evans - 1810 - 352 pages
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The Vicar of Wakefield ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1903 - 260 pages
...Or unregarded love ? " Alas ! the joys that fortune brings Are trifling, and decay ; And those who prize the paltry things, More trifling still than they. " And what is friendship but'a name, A charm that lulls to sleep ; A shade that follows wealth or fame, But leaves the wretch...
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith - Abduction - 1904 - 254 pages
...the joys that fortune brings ' Are trifling, and decay ; 'And those, who prize the paltry things, 4 More trifling still than they. 'And what is friendship...' And love is still an emptier sound, ' The modern fair-one's jest ; ' On earth unseen, or only found ' To warm the turtle's nest. ' For shame, fond youth,...
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The World's Best Poetry ...

John Vance Cheney, Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts, Charles Francis Richardson, Francis Hovey Stoddard, John Raymond Howard - English poetry - 1904
...unreturned, Or unregarded love? " Alas ! the joys that fortune brings Are trifling, and decay; And those who prize the paltry things More trifling still than they....lulls to sleep; A shade that follows wealth or fame, And leaves the wretch to weep? " And love is still an emptier sound, The modern fair one's jest; On...
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Useful Instruction (In Matters Religious, Moral and Other.)

Motilal M. Munshi - 1904
...joys that fortune brings, " Are trifling and decay ; " And those who prize the paltry things, XIX. "And what is friendship but a name, " A charm that...follows wealth or fame, " But leaves the wretch to weep ? XX. " And love is still an emptier sound, " The modern fair-one's jest : " On earth unseen, or only...
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Charlotte Temple: A Tale of Truth, Volumes 1-2

Mrs. Rowson - Betrayal - 1905 - 281 pages
...silence; but the anguish of her heart was too great to permit her to articulate a single word. CHAPTER XXX And what is friendship but. a name, A charm that lulls to sleep, A shade that follows wealth and fame, But leaves the wretch to weep. * WHEN Charlotte was left to herself, she began to think what...
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The vicar of Wakefield, with an intr. by R. Garnett

Oliver Goldsmith - 1906
...Or unregarded love ? " Alas ! the joys that fortune brings, Are trifling and decay ; And those who prize the paltry things, More trifling still than...? " And love is still an emptier sound, The modern fair-one's jest : On earth unseen, or only found To warm the turtle's nest. " For shame, fond youth,...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1906 - 278 pages
...unregarded love ? ' Alas ! the joys that fortune brings Are trifling, and decay ; 70 And those who prize the paltry things, More trifling still than...lulls to sleep ; A shade that follows wealth or fame, 75 But leaves the wretch to weep ? ' And love is still an emptier sound, The modern fair one's jest...
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The Vicar of Wakefield

Oliver Goldsmith - 1906 - 301 pages
...unregarded love ? " Alas 1 the joys that fortune brings 25 Are trifling, and decay ; And those who prize the paltry things, More trifling still than...friendship, but a name, A charm that lulls to sleep : 30 A shade that follows wealth or fame, But leaves the wretch to weep ? " And love is still an emptier...
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Publication, Issue 10

Illinois State Historical Society - Illinois - 1906
...visits among distant neighbors necessary and pleasant. Friendship then was warm and true, not merely A name, A charm that lulls to sleep, A shade that...follows wealth or fame, But leaves the wretch to weep. Needs of mutual help bound old settlers in fraternal bonds of closest, tenderest ties. None knew when...
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Transactions of the Illinois State Historical Society for the Year 1905: 1906

Illinois State Historical Library, Illinois State Historical Society - Illinois - 1906 - 500 pages
...visits among distant neighbors necessary and pleasant. Friendship then was warm and true, not merely A name, A charm that lulls to sleep, A shade that follows wealth or fame, Hut leaves the wretch to weep. Needs of mutual help bound old settlers in fraternal bonds of closest,...
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