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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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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...To lure thee to thy doom. " Here to the houseless child of want My door is open still ; And though glittering textures of the filmy dew, Dipp'd in the richest tinctures of the skies, v " No flocks that range the valley free, To slaughter I condemn: Taught by that power which pities...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton ...

John Milton - 1824 - 131 pages
...to the houseless child of want My door is open still ; And though my portion is but scant, I «ire it with good will. • Then turn to-night, and freely share Whate'er my cell bestows ; My rush у couch and frugal fare. My blessing and repose. •• ' No flocks that range the valley free,...
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith - 1824 - 220 pages
...to the houseless child of want * My door is open still ; • And though my portion is but scant, ' J give it with good will. ' Then turn to-night, and freely share ' Whate'er my cefl bestows ; ' My rushy couch, and frugal fare, ' My blessing and repose. ' No flocks that range...
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The Traveller, The Deserted Village, and Other Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1825 - 144 pages
...To lure thee to thy doom r> " 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....couch and frugal fare, My blessing and repose. " No floeks that range the valley free To slaughter I condemn : Taught by that Pow'r that pities me, 1 learn...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Miscellaneous poems. The good ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1825
...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....rushy couch and frugal fare, My blessing and repose. VOL. II. « No flocks that range the valley free, To slaughter I condemn ; Taught by that Power that...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1825
...child of want My door is open still ; And though my portion is but scant, I give it with good will. ii Then turn to-night, and freely share Whate'er my cell...rushy couch and frugal fare, My blessing and repose. u No flocks that range the valley free, To slaughter I condemn ; Taught by that Power that pities me,...
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Floral Emblems

Henry Phillips - Emblems - 1825 - 352 pages
...endive, radishes, and succory." Dry den. The succory formerly made one of the dishes of frugality. " Then turn to-night, and freely share Whate'er my cell...rushy couch and frugal fare, My blessing and repose. from the mountain's grassy side A guiltless feast I bring; A scrip, with herbs and fruits supply'd,...
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith - 1825 - 144 pages
...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....Then turn to-night, and freely share ' Whate'er my eel! hestows : ' My rushy couch, and frugal fare, ' My blessing and repose. * No flocks that range...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...Here to the houseless ehild of want My door is open still ; — ' And though my portion is but seant, es sake, for every poure wight, Withouten hire, if it lay in his might. His t eell bestows ; My rushy eoueh and frugal fare, My blessing and repose. " No floeks that range the valley...
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The Literary magnet of the belles lettres, science, and the fine ..., Volume 4

Tobias Merton (pseud) - 1826
...Much sooner would I lead the life of the hermit, and become a subject, for some future Goldsmith. " No flocks that range the valley free, To slaughter I condemn ; Taught by that Power that pities me, 1 learn to pity them. But from the mountain's grassy side, A guiltless feast I bring ; A scrip, with...
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