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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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Poetical Works

Oliver Goldsmith - 1806 - 72 pages
...unregarded love ? " Alas ! the joys that fortune bring!, " Are trifling and decay ; 11 And those -who prize the paltry things, " More trifling still than...And what is friendship but a name, " A charm that lulis to sleep ; " A shade that follows wealth or fame, " And leaves the wretch to weep ! " And love...
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The Lady's Weekly Miscellany, Volume 11

1810
...little long." Yet doei he not betray strong symptoms of his nature, when he declares " Friendship's but a name, A charm that lulls to sleep ; A shade that follows wealth and fame, And leaves the wretch to weep." Now we have experienced in time of necessity that it was...
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Poems on various subjects, selected by E. Tomkins

E Tomkins - 1806
...unreturn'd, 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 hut a name, A charm that lulls to sleep; A shade that follows wealth or fame, And leaves the wretch...
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The Lady's Magazine, Or, Entertaining Companion for the Fair Sex ..., Volume 39

English literature - 1808
...disposition ; :i:ul she, poor maiden ! lell a victim U> his duplicity : — • What is friendship but n name ! A charm that lulls to sleep ; A shade that follows wealth or fame, But leaves the wretch to weep.1 Fatigued and almost perished with cold, poor Harnetta sought a small conservatory of water,...
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith - 1808 - 196 pages
...Alas! the joys that fortnne brines ' Are trifling, and decay; ' And those who priae the paltry thing. ' More trifling still than they. • And what is friendship but a name, * A charm that lulls to sleep; v A shade that follows wealth or fame, ' But leaves the wretch to weep? ' And love is still an emptier...
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith - 1809 - 240 pages
...unretum'd, Or unregarded love ? Alas ! the joys that fortune brings Are trifling, and decay ; And those who prize the paltry things, More trifling still than...lulls to sleep ; A shade that follows wealth or fame. And leaves the wretch to weep ! Or WAKEFIELD. 49 And love is still an emptier sound, The modern fair...
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Specimens of the British poets, Volume 2

British poets - English poetry - 1809
...unregarded love ? Alas I the joys that fortune brings, Are trifling and decay; And those who priae 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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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, Volume 1

Oliver Goldsmith - 1809
...trifling, and decay ; '• And those who prize the paltry things, " More trifling still are they. 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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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 6

1809
...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 rharm that InlU to sleep . " A shade that follows wealth or fame, " A nd leaves the wretch to weep...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1809
...joys that fortune brings ' Are trifling :mtl decay ; • And those who prize the paltry tilings • - `@ - Kills tn sleep : ' A shade that follow* wealth or fame, ' And leaves the wretch to weep ? ' And love...
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