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" Forbear, my son," the hermit cries, " To tempt the dangerous gloom ; For yonder faithless phantom flies To lure thee to thy doom. " Here, to the houseless child of want, My door is open still ; And, though my portion is but scant, I give it with good... "
Essays on Song-writing: With a Collection of Such English Songs as are Most ... - Page 45
by John Aikin, Robert Harding Evans - 1810 - 352 pages
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The Traveller, The Deserted Village, and Other Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - Book ornamentation - 1817 - 166 pages
...flies To lure thee to thy doom. " Here to the houseless child of want My door is open still; And though my portion is but scant, I give it with good will....valley free To slaughter I condemn : Taught by that Pow'r that pities me, I learn to pity them : " But from the mountain's grassy side A guiltless feast...
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The Child's Instructor: Consisting of Easy Lessons for Children ...

John Ely - Readers - 1817 - 103 pages
...Thirty-seventh. Hospitality of Edwin, the Hermit, to a Stranger who had lost his way. 1. Here to tire houseless child of want, My door is open still ; And...with good will. Then turn to-night, and freely share, Whaie'er ray cell bestows : My rushy-couch and frugal fare, My blessing and repose. 2. No flocks that...
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The Deserted Village, Traveller, and Miscellaneous Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1819 - 108 pages
...open still ; Ajid though my p'ortion is but scant» I give it wilh good will. 'Then turn to-nighf, and freely share Whate'er my cell bestows ; My rushy...«No flocks that range the valley free; To slaughter 1 condemn : Tmght by that Power that pities me, 1 learn to pity them : •But from the mountain's grassy...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 9

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 807 pages
...flies To lure thee to thy doom. " Here to the houseless child of want My door is open still; And though my portion is but scant, I give it with good will....valley free To slaughter I condemn : Taught by that Pow'r that pities me, I learn to pity them: " But from the mountain's grassy side A guiltless feast...
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The Wreath: A Collection of Poems from Celebrated English Authors

English poetry - 1821 - 259 pages
...lure thee to thy doom. " Here to the houseless child of want " My door is open still ; " And though my portion is but scant, " I give it with good will....frugal fare, " My blessing and repose. • " No flocks tha t range the viillny (tee, " To slaughter I condemn ; " Taught by that power that pities me, " I...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - Classical poetry - 1822
...flies To lure thee to thy doom. ' Here to the houseless child of want My door is open still; And though my portion is but scant, I give it with good will....slaughter I condemn : Taught by that Power that pities me, ' But from the mountain's grassy side A guiltless feast I bring; A scrip with herbs and fruits supplied,...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 30

Ezekiel Sanford, Robert Walsh - English poetry - 1822
...To lure thee to thy doom. ' Here to the houseless child of want My door is open still ; And though my portion is but scant, I give it with good will....to-night, and freely share Whate'er my cell bestows ; 56 THE BERMI1-. ' No flocks that range the valley free To slaughter I condemn : Taught by that Power...
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The Novels of Sterne, Goldsmith, Dr. Johnson, Mackenzie, Horace Walpole, and ...

Laurence Sterne - 1823 - 659 pages
...flies To lure thce to thy doom. " Here to the houseless child of want My doorls open still ; And though instructions of the planets. Twenty months are past,...awakened to more vigorous exertion, by hearing a maid, w ree, I leam to pity them. " But from the mountain's grassy side A guiltless feast I bring ; A scrip...
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith - Abduction - 1823 - 146 pages
...homeless child of want, My door is open still-, And though my portion is but scant, I giTe k wkh good-wiH. Then turn to-night, and freely share Whate'er my cell...rushy couch, and frugal fare, My blessing and repose. Ko flocks that range the valley rVee, To slaughter I condemn; Taught by that power that pities me,...
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The vicar of Wakefield

Oliver Goldsmith - 1823
...doom. * Here to the houseless ehild of want My door is open still; And though my portion is but seant, I give it with good will. • Then turn to-night, and freely share Whate'er my eell bestows; My rushy eoueh, and frugal fare. My blessing and repose. • No floeks that range the...
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