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" twas wild. But thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure ! Still it whispered promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail... "
The poetical works of William Collins, with the comm. of Langhorne. To which ... - Page 140
by William Collins - 1804
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The art of reading: containing a number of useful rules, exemplified by a ...

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1817 - 240 pages
...his grief beguil d A solemn, strange and mingled air, 'Twas sad by fits, by starts 'twas wild (8) Bui thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure ? Still it whispcr'd promis'd pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail ! Still woujd her touch the...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 46

England - 1839
...succeeds Despair, obliterating in a moment the memory of his very being from the earth ? " Thou, 0 Hope! with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure ? Still it wuispcr'd piomiscd pleasure, And bade the lovely icenes at distance — bail ! Still would her touch...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1820 - 407 pages
...sounds his grief beguil'd : A solemn, strange and mingled air : 'Twas sad by fits, by starts 'twas wild. But thou, O Hope ! with eyes so fair, What was thy...pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail Sull would her touch the strain prolong ; And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, She cali'd on Echo...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott, John Walker, James Burgh - Elocution - 1820 - 407 pages
...sounds his grief beguil'd : A solemn, strange and mingled air : 'Twas sad by-fits, by starts 'twas wild. But thou, O Hope ! with eyes so fair. What was thy delighted measure ! Still it whisper'd proanis'd pleasure. And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail 9till would her touch the strain prolong...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1819 - 360 pages
...sounds his grief beguil'd : A solemn, strange and mingled air : Twas sad by fits, by starts 'twas wild. But thou, O Hope ! with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure ! Still it wliisper'd promis'd pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance bail ! Still would her touch the...
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The Wreath: A Collection of Poems from Celebrated English Authors

English poetry - 1821 - 259 pages
...his grief beguil'd J A solemn, 8trang«, and mingled air ; 'Twas sad liy fitf:, by starts 'twas wild. But thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure ? Still it \vhis,per'd promis'd pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail ! Still would her touch...
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The orphan boy, or test of innocence

Catherine George Mason - 1821
...prospects which surrounded him, and he involuntarily exclaimed in the words of the inspired bard,— " But thou, O hope, with eyes so fair, " What was thy delighted measure ? " Still it whispered promised pleasure i " And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail." Ah ! why must we remove...
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The Orator's Guide, Or, Rules for Speaking and Composing: From the Best ...

Oratory - 1822 - 104 pages
...sounds his grief beguil'd A solemn, strange, and mi. gled ajr, 'Twas sad by fits, by starts 'twas wild, But thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure ? Still it whisper d promis'd pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail ! Still would her touch the...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - English poetry - 1822
...sounds his grief beguiled ; A solemn, strange, and mingled air ; Twas sad by fits, by starts 'twas wild. But thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure 1 Still it whisper' d promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail ! Still would...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, a Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1823 - 372 pages
...his grief beguil'd : ' A solemn, strange, and mingled air : 'Twas sad by fits, by starts 'twas wild. But thou, O Hope ! with eyes so fair, What was thy...strain prolong; ; And from the rocks, the woods, the rale, She call'd on Echo still through all her song : . • And where her sweetest theme she chose,...
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