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" Thus to relieve the wretched was his pride, And e'en his failings leaned to Virtue's side; But in his duty prompt at every call, He watched and wept, he prayed and felt, for all. And, as a bird each fond endearment tries To tempt its new-fledged offspring... "
The poetic reciter; or, Beauties of the British poets: adapted for reading ... - Page 63
by Henry Marlen - 1838
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Poetry

Vicesimus Knox - Literature - 1825
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Sequel to the English Reader: Or, Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - Elocution - 1825 - 316 pages
...tempt her new-fledg'd offspring to the skies ; He tried eacn art, reprov'd each dull delay, Allur'd to brighter worlds, and led the way. Beside the bed,...life was laid, And sorrow, guilt, and pain, by turns dismay'd^ The rev'rend champion stood. At his control Despair and anguish fled the struggling soul...
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Fire-side scenes, by the author of the Bachelor and married man. 3vols

Fireside scenes - 1825
...Eternal sunshine settles on its head. And as a bird each fond endearment tries To tempt its new-fledged offspring to the skies, He tried each art, reproved...delay, Allured to brighter worlds, and led the way. GoLDSMITHTHE COUNTRY CURATE. JOHN CHALONER is one of my oldest friends. He has travelled along the...
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The Hearts of Steel: An Irish Historical Tale of the Last Century, Volume 1

James M'Henry - Ireland - 1825 - 348 pages
...wept, he pray'd, and felt for all. And as a bird each fond endearment tries To tempt hernete-jledged offspring to the skies,. He tried each art, reproved...delay, Allured to brighter worlds, and led the way. GOLDSMITH. AFTER breakfast the next morning, our three conspirators arranged a plan of recruiting for...
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Elegant Extracts: Consisting of larger poems

English poetry - 1826 - 300 pages
...tempt its new-fledg'd offspring to the skies, He tried each art, reprov'd each dull delay, Allur'd to brighter worlds, and led the way. Beside the bed...life was laid, And sorrow, guilt, and pain, by turns dismay'd, The reverend champion stood. At his control, Despair and anguish fled the struggling soul...
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The Speaker; Or, Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1827 - 346 pages
...the bed where parting life was laid, Ami sorrow, guilt, and pain, by turns dismay 'd, The rev'rend Champion stood. At his control Despair and anguish...down, the trembling wretch to raise, And his last falt'ring accents wbisper'd praise. At church, with meek and unaffected grace, His looks adorn 'd the...
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Specimens of sacred and serious poetry, from Chaucer to the present day ...

John Johnstone - 1827
...tempt its new-fledg'd offspring to the skies, He tried each art, reprov'd each dull delay, Allur'd to brighter worlds, and led the way. Beside the bed...life was laid, And sorrow, guilt, and pain, by turns dismay'd, The reverend champion stood. At his control, Despair and anguish fled the struggling soul:...
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Exercises in Reading and Recitation

Jonathan Barber - Readers, American - 1828 - 251 pages
...the way. Beside the bed, where parting life was laid, And sorrow, guilt, and pain, by turns dismay'd, The reverend champion stood. At his control Despair...trembling wretch to raise, And his last faltering accents whisper'd praise. At church, with meek and unaffected grace, His looks adorn'd the venerable place;...
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The Sacred Lyre: Comprising Poems, Devotional, Moral and Preceptive ...

Christian poetry, English - 1828 - 360 pages
...tempt his new fledg'd offspring to the skies ; He try'd each art, reprov'd each dull delay, Allur'd to brighter worlds, and led the way. Beside the bed...life was laid, And sorrow, guilt, and pain, by turns dismay'd ; The rev'rend champion stood. At his control, Despair and anguish fled the trembling soul...
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Exercises in Reading and Recitation

Jonathan Barber - 1828 - 264 pages
...tempt her new-fledg'd offspring to the skies, He tried each art, reprov'd each dull delay, Allur'd to brighter worlds, and led the way. Beside the bed,...life was laid, And sorrow, guilt, and pain, by turns dismay'd, The reverend champion stood. At his control Despair and anguish fled the struggling soul;...
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