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" Where rumour of oppression and deceit, Of unsuccessful or successful war, Might never reach me more ! My ear is pained, My soul is sick with every day's report Of wrong and outrage with which earth is filled. There is no flesh in man's obdurate heart,... "
Poems - Page 37
by William Cowper - 1821
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A Solemn Review of the Custom of War: Showing that War is the Effect of ...

Noah Worcester - Pacifism - 1816 - 32 pages
...MYRIADS ! . " My ear is pain'd, My soul is siek with every day's report Of wrong and outrage with whieh earth is filled. There is no flesh in man's obdurate heart, It does not teel for man. Then what is man 3 And what man seeing this, And having human feelings, does not blush...
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The Friend of Peace: To which is Prefixed A Solemn Review of the Custom of ...

Noah Worcester - Dueling - 1817 - 281 pages
...HUMAN VICTIMS, are sacrificed by HECATOMBS, by THOUSANDS, and even by MYRIADS ! -" My ear is pain'd, My soul is sick with every day's report Of wrong and...in man's obdurate heart, It does not feel for man. Then what is man ? And what man seeing this, And having human feelings, does not blush And hang his...
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A Portraiture of Domestic Slavery, in the United States: With Reflections on ...

Jesse Torrey - Africa, West - 1817 - 94 pages
...paiu'd* My soul is sick with ev'ry day's report • ; Of wrong and outrage with which earth is fill'd. There is no flesh in man's obdurate heart ; It does not feel for man. The nat'ral bond Of brotherhood is sever'd, as the flax • . That falls asunder at the touch of fire....
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - American literature - 1819 - 408 pages
...report Might never reach me more. My ear is pain'd, Of wrong and outrage with which earth is fill'd. There is no flesh in man's obdurate heart, It does not feel for man. The natural bond ! >f brotherhood is sever'd as the flax That falls asunder at the touch of fire. He finds his fellow...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - American literature - 1819 - 408 pages
...oppression and deceit, Of unsuccessful or successful war, Might never reach me more. My ear is pain'd, My soul is sick with every day's report Of wrong and outrage with which earth is fill'd, There is no flet,h in man's obdurate heart, It does not feel for man. The natural bond Of brotherhood...
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Whitehead, 1785, to Anstey, 1805

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1819
...pain'd, My soul is sick, with ev'ry day's report Of wrong and outrage, with which earth is h'll'd. There is no flesh in man's obdurate heart, It does not feel for man ; the nat'ral bond Of brotherhood is sever'd as the flax, That falls asunder at the touch of fire. He finds...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - Elocution - 1819 - 436 pages
...is pain'd, My soul is sick with ev'ry day's report Of wrong and outrage with which earth is fill'd. There is no flesh in man's obdurate heart — It does not feel for man. That nat'ral bond Of brotherhood is sever'd as the flax That falls asunder at the touch of fire. He...
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Poems of William Cowper, Esq: With a New Memoir

William Cowper - 1869 - 288 pages
...pair.' J, My soul is sick with ev'ry day's report Of wrong and outrage with which earth is fili'd. There is no flesh in man's obdurate heart; It does...feel for man ; the natural bond Of brotherhood is sever'd, as the flax, That falls asunder at the touch of fire. He finds his fellow guilty of a skin...
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Figures of Elocution exemplified; or, Directions for reading and reciting ...

Charles RICHSON - 1820 - 76 pages
...is pain'd, My soul is sick with ev'ry day's report Of wrong and outrage with which earth is fill'd. There is no flesh in man's obdurate heart ; It does not feel for man. The nat'ral bond Of brotherhood is sever'd, as the flax That falls asunder at the touch of fire. He finds...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1821 - 263 pages
...contiguity of shade, Of unsuccessful or successful war, Might never reach me more ! My ear is pain'd, My soul is sick with every day's report Of wrong and outrage with which earth is fill'd. There is no flesh in man's obdurate heart ; It does not feel for man. The nat'ral bond Of brotherhood...
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