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" When hastening fondly home, Ne'er stoops to earth her wing, nor flies Where idle warblers roam. But high she shoots through air and light, Above all low delay, Where nothing earthly bounds her flight, Nor shadow dims her way. "
Irish Melodies: National Airs, Ballads, Songs, Etc - Page 156
by Thomas Moore - 1828 - 210 pages
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The poetical works of Thomas Moore, ed. with a memoir by W.M. Rossetti

Thomas Moore - 1883
...lustre wastes away ! THE BIRD LET LOOSE. AIR — Beethoven. THE bird, let loose in Eastern skies, -fWhen hastening fondly home, Ne'er stoops to earth her wing,...earthly bounds her flight, Nor shadow dims her way. n. So grant me, God, from every care And stain of passion free, Aloft, through virtue's purer air,...
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Unity Pulpit, Volume 5

Sermons, American - 1883
...message it bears about its neck or under its wing. " The dove, let loose in eastern skies, Returning fondly home, Ne'er stoops to earth her wing, nor flies...earthly bounds her flight, Nor shadow dims her way." Our hearts respond to these beautiful words of Moore, as he pictures this which is familiar to us,...
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The Poets' Birds

Phil Robinson - Birds in literature - 1883 - 490 pages
...let loose in eastern skies, When hastening fondly ho ne, Ne'er stoops to earth her wing, nor flics Where idle warblers roam, But high she shoots through...earthly bounds her flight, Nor shadow dims her way. — Moore: The Bird. (77) Welcome, sweet bird, through the sunny air winging, Swift hast thou come...
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Gems for the young from favourite poets, ed. by R. Mulholland

Gems - 1884
...they cover. THE BIRD LET LOOSE. THOMAS MOOEE. THE bird, let loose in Eastern skies, When hast'ning fondly home, Ne'er stoops to earth her wing, nor flies...earthly bounds her flight, Nor shadow dims her way. So grant me, God, from every care And stain of passion free, Aloft, through Virtue's purer air, To...
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Man, Woman and Child

Minot Judson Savage - Families - 1884 - 211 pages
...message it bears about its neck or under its wing. " The dove, let loose in eastern skies, Returning fondly home, Ne'er stoops to earth her wing, nor flies...earthly bounds her flight, Nor shadow dims her way." Our hearts respond to these beautiful words of Moore, as he pictures this which is familiar to us,...
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An Itinerant's Portfolio: Sermons, Lectures, and Miscellany

Robert L. Harford - Sermons, American - 1885 - 280 pages
...Hope, and following in their wake, we speed in sight of the greenfringed shores of the promised land. ' 'The bird let loose in Eastern skies, When hastening...earthly bounds her flight, Nor shadow dims her way. So grant me, God, from every care And stain of passion free, Aloft, through virtue's purer, air, To...
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Bell's Ladies' reader: a class-book of poetry for schools and families. With ...

David Charles Bell - 1885
...child may joy to hear. 6.—THE DOVK—Jfoore. The bird let loose in Eastern skies, when hast'ning fondly home, Ne'er stoops to earth her wing, nor flies...earthly bounds her flight, nor shadow dims her way. So grant me, God ! from earthly care and stain of passion free, Aloft, through Virtue's purer air,...
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An Itinerant's Portfolio: Sermons, Lectures, and Miscellany

Robert L. Harford - Sermons, American - 1885 - 280 pages
...Hope, and following in their wake, we speed in sight of the greenfringed shores of the promised land. "The bird let loose in Eastern skies, When hastening...earth her wing, nor flies Where idle warblers roam ; Bat high she shoots through air and light, Above all low delay, Where nothing earthly bounds her...
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Poetry as a Representative Art, Volume 3

George Lansing Raymond - Aesthetics - 1886 - 346 pages
...of our lyric poetry, both serious and comic, as in the following containing only a single simile : The bird let loose in eastern skies. When hastening...high she shoots through air and light, Above all low delny, Where nothing earthly bounds her flight, Nor shadow dims her way. So grant me, God, from every...
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Irish Melodies and Songs

Thomas Moore - Songs, Irish - 1887 - 253 pages
...SaKpiowrai• Set. — Chrysost., Homil. 8, in Epist. ad Tim. THE BIRD LET LOOSE. AjR—Beel/ioven. THE bird let loose in Eastern skies,* When hastening...earthly bounds her flight, Nor shadow dims her way. So grant me, God, from every care, And stain of passion free, * The carrier pigeon, it is well known,...
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