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" So the struck Eagle, stretched upon the plain, No more through rolling clouds to soar again, Viewed his own feather on the fatal dart, And winged the shaft that quivered in his heart; Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion which... "
Lord Byron's Works - Page 43
by George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1821
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THE WORKS OF CHARLES SUMNER

1875
...heart. Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel, While the same plumage that had warmed his nest Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast." That we may fulljr, estimate this system of conduct in its enormity, we must call to mind the evils...
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GLEANINGS FOR THE CURIOUS FROM THE HARVEST-FIELDS OF LITERATURE

1875
...heart: .Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel, While the same plumage that had warmed his nest 'Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast. BYRON: On the Death of Kirke White. WALLER says, in his Lines to a Lady singing a song of his oivn...
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The Works of Charles Sumner, Volume 2

Charles Sumner - Slavery - 1875
...heart. Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel, \Vhile the same plumage that had warmed his nest Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast." That we may fully estimate this system of conduct in its enormity, we must call to mind the evils of...
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Destiny: And Other Poems

George Bruce - St. Andrews (Scotland) - 1876 - 514 pages
...Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel, He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel ; While the same plumage that had warmed his nest, Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast." Henry Kirke Whyte died young— through the effects of too much study— on a weak constitution. Something...
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Our Poetical Favorites, Second Series: A Selection from the Best Monor Poems ...

English poetry - 1876 - 543 pages
...Keen were his pangs ; but keener far to feel He n irsed the pinion which impelled the steel, While the same plumage that had warmed his nest Drank the last life-drop from his bleeding breast ! LORD BVRON. Hymn to Adversity. "DAUGHTER of Jove, relentless power, *-*'...
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The Life and Industrial Labors of William Wheelwright in South America

Juan Bautista Alberdi - 1877 - 270 pages
...heart. Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel, While the same plumage that had warmed his nest Drank the last life-drop from his bleeding breast.' " This you will think rather too poetical for a steam man, or a man of business,...
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The Richmond and Louisville Medical Journal, Volume 26

Medicine - 1878
...but keener far to feel ; He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel ; While the same plumage which had warmed his nest, Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast." A committee of three were appointed by the chairman to draft suitable resolutions. The following is...
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The Poetical Works of Henry Kirke White

1880 - 55 pages
...Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel, He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel ; While the same plumage that had warmed his nest Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast. SONNET ON HENRY KIRKE WHITE. BY CAPEL LOFFT. MASTER so early of the various 1;те Energie, pure, sublime...
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The Poetical Works of Isaac Watts and Henry Kirke White, Volume 63

Isaac Watts - 1881
...Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel, He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel ; While the same plumage that had warmed his nest Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast. SONNET ON HENRY KIRKE WHITE. BY CAPEL LOFFT. MASTER so early of the various lyre Energic, pure, sublime...
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The poetical works of lord Byron. Repr. with life, notes &c. 'Albion' ed

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1881
...far to feel, He nursed the pinion which impell d the steel ; While the same plumage that had warm'd his nest Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast. There be, who say, in these enlighten'd days, That splendid lies are all the poet's praise ; That strain'd invention, ever on the...
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