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" And I have loved thee, Ocean ! and my joy Of youthful sports was on thy breast to be Borne, like thy bubbles, onward : from a boy I wantoned with thy breakers — they to me Were a delight : and if the freshening sea Made them a terror — 'twas a pleasing... "
The works of lord Byron - Page 262
by George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1820
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1847 - 827 pages
...Horace, and Virgil, and Homer, that was dinned into hia repulsive spirit I To the shock of this change e Gordon Byron billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane — as I do here. CLXXXV. My task is done 3 —...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 64

England - 1848
...was on thy breast to be Borne, like thy bubbles, onward : from a boy I wanton'dwith thy breakers — they to me Were a delight ; and if the freshening...was as it were a child of thee. And trusted to thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane — as I do here." These Stanzas may be separated...
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Romance of the History of Louisiana: A Series of Lectures

Charles Gayarré - Louisiana - 1848 - 265 pages
...sports was on thy breast to be Borne, like bubbles, onward : from a boy I wantoned with thy breakers — they to me Were a delight ; and if the freshening...was as it were a child of thee, And trusted to thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane." But, before his departure, he gave some wholesome...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 64

England - 1848
...was on thy breast to be Borne, like thy bubbles, onward : from a boy I wanton'd with thy breakers — they to me Were a delight ; and if the freshening...them a terror — 'twas a pleasing fear, For I was ae it were a child of thee, And trusted to thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane...
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The Select Poetical Works

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1848 - 406 pages
...was on thy breast to be Borne, like thy bubbles, onward ; from a boy I wantoned with thy breakers — they to me Were a delight ; and if the freshening sea Made them a terror — "t was a pleasing fear, For I was as it were a child of thee, And trusted to thy billows far and...
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The Sea Lions; Or, The Lost Sealers

James Fenimore Cooper - Antarctica - 1849 - 351 pages
...breast to be Borne, like thy bubbles, onward; from a boy_ • ' I wanton'd with thy breakers—they to me Were a delight; and if the freshening sea Made them a terror—'twas a pleasing fear 5 For I was, as it were, a child of thee, ^ And laid my hand upon thy...
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The literary class book; or, Readings in English literature

Robert Joseph Sullivan - 1850
...on thy breast to be Borne, like thy bubbles, onward : from a boy I -wanton'd with thy breakers — they to me Were a delight ; and if the freshening...was as it were a child of thee, And trusted to thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane — as I do here. XXVI Till! FIELD OF WATERLOO....
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An Essay on Elocution: with Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors ...

John Hanbury Dwyer - Elocution - 1850 - 294 pages
...was on thy breast to be Borne, like thy bubbles onward : from a boy I wantoned with thy breakers — they, to me, Were a delight; and if the freshening...was, as it were, a child of thee, And trusted to thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane — as I do here. JiTRoir. "Silence, ye troubled...
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The United States Democratic Review, Volume 26

United States - 1850
...which is meant for fine poetry, and stolen from Byron at that. Byron says, speaking of the ocean : " For I was as it were a child of thee, And trusted to thy billows, far nnd near, And laid my hand upon thy mune — as I do here." Mr. Macaulay is determined...
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Voyage of the Prince Albert in Search of Sir John Franklin: A Narrative of ...

William Parker Snow - Arctic regions - 1851 - 416 pages
...was on thy breast to be Bome, like thy bubbles, onward : from a boy I wanton'd with thy breakers— they to me Were a delight ; and if the freshening...was as it were a child of thee, And trusted to thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane — as I do here." CHILDB HAROLD, canto iv. ver....
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