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" MINE be a cot beside the hill ; A beehive's hum shall soothe my ear ; A willowy brook that turns a mill, With many a fall shall linger near. The swallow, oft, beneath my thatch Shall twitter from her clay-built nest ; Oft shall the pilgrim lift the latch,... "
THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF SAMUEL ROGERS - Page 222
by EPES SARGENT - 1854
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In the Side Shows

William Wedgwood Benn Stansgate (Viscount) - Soldiers - 1919 - 310 pages
...True I had been most courteously shown round and most kindly treated, but it had betrayed my hope, " Oft shall the pilgrim lift the latch And share my meal — a welcome guest." Relief from this chilly atmosphere was sought by a detour to Naples. It is impossible for the traveller...
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Story Hour Readings, Book 6

Ernest Clark Hartwell - Readers - 1921
...many a fall shall linger near. The swallow oft beneath my thatch 5 Shall twitter from her clay-built nest ; Oft shall the pilgrim lift the latch And share...shall spring Each fragrant flower that drinks the dew ; I0 And Lucy at her wheel shall sing In russet gown and apron blue. The village church among the trees,...
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The Dalhousie Review, Volume 8

American periodicals - 1928
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The Way of Poetry: An Anthology for Younger Readers

John Drinkwater - Children's poetry - 1922 - 240 pages
...many a fall shall linger near. The swallow, oft, beneath my thatch Shall twitter from her clay-built nest; Oft shall the pilgrim lift the latch, And share...drinks the dew; And Lucy, at her wheel, shall sing In russet-gown •and apron blue. The village-church, among the trees, Where first our marriage-vows were...
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English Poetry of the Nineteenth Century: A Connected Representation of ...

George Roy Elliott, Norman Foerster - English poetry - 1923 - 825 pages
...many a fall shall linger near. The swallow, oft, beneath my thatch 5 Shall twitter from her clay-built nest ; Oft shall the pilgrim lift the latch, And share...shall spring Each fragrant flower that drinks the dew; 10 And Lucy, at her wheel, shall sing In russet-gown and apron blue. The village-church, among the...
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A Book of British and American Verse

Henry Van Dyke, Hardin Craig, Asa Don Dickinson - American poetry - 1922 - 1908 pages
...a fall shall linger near. 4, The swallow, oft, beneath my thatch, Shall twitter from her clay-built nest; Oft shall the pilgrim lift the latch, And share...porch shall spring Each fragrant flower that drinks thede*; And Lucy, at her wheel, shall sing In russet gown and apron blue. The village-church, among...
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Patriotism in Literature

John Drinkwater - Literature and medicine - 1924 - 245 pages
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language

Francis Turner Palgrave - English poetry - 1924 - 483 pages
...meal, a welcome guest. Around my ivied porch shall spring Bach fragrant flower that drinks the dew ; 10 And Lucy, at her wheel, shall sing In russet gown and apron blue. The village-church among the trees, Where first our marriage-vows were given, With merry peals shall swell...
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Magic Casements

American poetry - 1926 - 727 pages
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