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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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A London Encyclopaedia, Or Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ..., Volume 2

Thomas Curtis - Aeronautics - 1829
...he comprehends not those strange unaccountable methods by which Providence may dispose of him- SouM. At his control, Despair and anguish fled the struggling soul, Comfort came down the trembling wretch to nice, And his last faultering accents whisper'd praise. Goldtmitl. ANGURIA, the water-melon: a genus...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1830 - 527 pages
...wept, he pray'd and felt for all; And, as a bird each fond endearment tries, To tempt its new-fledged le are — best keep my distance: Our captain, gentle...we've Uid her, His honour is no mercenary trader. dismay'd, The reverend champion stood. At his control, Despair and anguish fled the struggling soul...
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Studies in Poetry: Embracing Notices of the Lives and Writings of the Best ...

George Barrell Cheever - American poetry - 1830 - 516 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...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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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - English poetry - 1830 - 240 pages
...tempt its 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 controul, Despair and anguish fled the struggling soul...
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A memoir of the rev. Edward Payson [by A. Cummings. Ed. by A.L. Payson].

Asa Cummings - Clergy - 1830 - 530 pages
...pastor are the lines of Goldsmith : ' 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. bassador he was. He could scarcely utter a word without rendering it obvious to all who heard him,...
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A Memoir of the Rev. Edward Payson, D.D. Late Pastor of the Second Church in ...

Asa Cummings - Clergy - 1830 - 434 pages
...are the lines of the poet : — " 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." It would be matter for lamentation, if the preceding statements of insulated facts should be so interpreted...
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A Memoir of the Rev. Edward Payson, D.D., Late of Portland, Maine

Asa Cummings - Christian biography - 1839 - 486 pages
...him, are the lines of the poet : " 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." MP 23* It would be matter for lamentation if the preceding statements of insulated facts should be...
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A Memoir of the Rev. Edward Payson, D. D.: Late Pastor of the Second Church ...

Asa Cummings - Christian biography - 1830 - 460 pages
...pastor are the lines of Goldsmith ." 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." • ' Suppose you take the capacity for happiness, which has been said by philosophers to be the only...
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Destiny; Or, The Chief's Daughter, Volume 1

Susan Ferrier - English fiction - 1831 - 1143 pages
...wept, and felt, and pray'd for all ; 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." " Allow me, in the meantime, to lead the way to something more substantial, Miss Lucy," cried Mr M'Dow,...
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Destiny; Or, The Chief's Daughter, Volumes 1-2

Susan Ferrier - Highlands (Scotland) - 1831 - 508 pages
...wept, and felt, and pray'd for all ; And as a bird each fond endearment tries, To tempt its new-fledged offspring to the skies, He tried each art, reproved...each dull delay, Allured to brighter worlds, and led (he way." " Allow me, in the meantime, to lead the way to something more substantial, Miss Lucy," cried...
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