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" Then the few whose spirits float above the wreck of happiness, Are driven o'er the shoals of guilt or ocean of excess : The magnet of their course is gone, or only points in vain The shore to which their shiver'd sail shall never stretch again. Then the... "
The Works of the Right Honourable Lord Byron: The siege of Corinth. Parisina ... - Page 139
by George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1817
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The Monthly Review

1816
...blush alone, which fades to fast, But the tender bloom of heart is gone, ere youth itself be past. ' Then the few whose spirits float above the wreck of...only points in vain The shore to which their shiver'd >aiP shall never .stretch again. ' Then * Besides all this objectionable alliteration, the shivered...
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The works of lord Byron, Volume 4

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1820
...blush alone, which fades so fast, But the tender bloom of heart is gone, ere youth itself be past. S. Then the few whose spirits float above the wreck of...which their shiver'd sail shall never stretch again. * These Verses were given by Lord Byron to Mr. Power, Strand, who has published them, with very beautiful...
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British melodies, extracts from the modern poets [signed J.H.R.].

British melodies - 1820
...bloom of heart is gone, ere youth itself be past. Then the few whose spirits float above the wredt of happiness, Are driven o'er the shoals of guilt or ocean of excess : The magnet of their course is .tone, or only points in vain The shore to which their shiver'd sail shall never stretch Then the mortal...
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The works of lord Byron, Volume 5

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1823
...like that it takes away, When the glow of early thought declines in feeling's dull decay; • 'Tis not on youth's smooth cheek the blush alone, which...which their shiver'd sail shall never stretch again. * These Verses were given by Lord Byron to Mr. Power, Strand, who has published them, with very beautiful...
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The complete works of lord Byron with a biogr. and critical notice ..., Volume 7

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1825
...blush alone, which fades so fast, But the tender hloom of heart is gone, ere youth itself be past. Then the few whose spirits float above the wreck of...gone, or only points in vain The shore to which their shiver' d sail shall never stretch again. Then themortal coldness of the soul like death itselfcomes...
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The Atlantic Magazine, Volume 2

1825
...still remain, and are unsatisfied. There the few n hose spirits float above the wreck of happinessi Are driven o'er the shoals of guilt, or ocean of excess;...gone, or only points in vain The shore to which their shivered sail shall never stretch again. Thus the highest conceptions of abstract virtue may only lead...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume

George Gordon Nol Byron - 1826 - 776 pages
...blush alone, which fades so fast, But the tender bloom of heart is gone, ere youth itself be past. Then the few whose spirits float above the wreck of...which their shiver'd sail shall never stretch again. Then the mortal coldness of the soul like death itself comes down ; It cannot feel for others' woes,...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Comprising the Suppressed Poems, Volumes 10-11

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English literature - 1826
....'• pnhlished them, \vith very heantiini mntie hy Sir John Steventon. The magnet of their conrse is gone, or only points in vain The shore to which their shiver'd sail shall never stretch again. Then the mortal coldness of the sonl like death itself comes down ; it cannot feel for others' woes,...
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Manfred. Hebrew melodies. Ode to Napoleon Buonaparte. Monody on the death of ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1828
...give like that it takes away, When the glow of early thought declines in feeling's dull decay; "i'is not on youth's smooth cheek the blush alone, which...excess : The magnet of their course is gone, or only paints in vain The shore to which their shiver'd sail shall never stretch again. * These verses were...
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Jones's Cabinet Edition of British Poets, Volume 2

1831
...blush alone, which fades so fast, But the tender bloom of heart is gone, ere youth ilbelf be past. Then the few whose spirits float above the wreck of happiness, Are driven o'er the shoalsof guilt or ocean of excess; The magnet of their course is gone, or on U point* in vain The shore...
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