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accent appear bear beauty better cheeks compares conjectures corrected dead death desire dost doth Dowden early edition explains eyes face fair false fault fear fire flower give hand hast hath hear heart honour kind later leave light lips live look love's Lucrece Malone meaning mind nature never night noun once painted passion perhaps play poem poet poor praise printed quarto quotes quoth reference rest rhyme Rich seems sense Shakespeare Shakspere Shakspere's shame sight Sonnets sorrow speak spirit stand Steevens strange suggests sweet tears tell thee thine things thou thou art thought tongue true truth Venus and Adonis verse youth
Page 20 - DURING the first year that Mr. Wordsworth and I were neighbours, our conversations turned frequently on the two cardinal points of poetry, the power of exciting the sympathy of the reader by a faithful adherence to the truth of nature, and the power of giving the interest of novelty by the modifying colours of imagination.
Page 82 - The warrant I have of your honourable disposition, not the worth of my untutored lines, makes it assured of acceptance. What I have done is yours ; what I have to do is yours ; being part in all I have, devoted yours.
Page 22 - For there his smell with others being mingled, The hot scent-snuffing hounds are driven to doubt, Ceasing their clamorous cry till they have singled With much ado the cold fault cleanly out; Then do they spend their mouths. Echo replies, As if another chase were in the skies. "By this, poor Wat, far off upon a hill, Stands on his hinder legs with listening ear, To hearken if his foes pursue him still. Anon their loud alarums he doth hear; And now his grief may be compared well To one sore sick that...