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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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The Rhyme and Reason of Country Life

Country life - 1856 - 428 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...at her wheel shall sing, In russet gown and apron bine. The village-church among the trees, Where first our marriage vows were giy'n, With merry peals...
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The Rural Poetry of the English Language: Illustrating the Seasons and ...

Joseph William Jenks - English poetry - 1856 - 554 pages
...many a fall, shall linger near. The swallow, oft, beneath my thatch, Shall twitter from her clay-built ed headlong from the height of life, They furnish russet-gown and apron blue. The village church, among the trees, Where first our marriage vows were...
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Salad for the Social

1856
...presents us with the following: " The swallow oft beneath my thatch Shall twitter from her clay-built nest ; Oft shall the pilgrim lift the latch, And share my meal, a welcome guest." Goldsmith's well-known lines: "Man wants but little here below, Nor wants that little long," — were...
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Salad for the Social

Frederick Saunders - American essays - 1856 - 401 pages
...them from their lowly bed ;" " The swallow oft beneath my thatch Shall twitter from her clay-built nest; Oft shall the pilgrim lift the latch, And share my meal, a welcome guest." Goldsmith's well-known lines: "Man wants but little here below, Nor wants that little long," were evidently...
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Salad for the social: by the author of 'Salad for the solitary'.

Frederick Saunders - 1856 - 358 pages
...presents us with the following : " The swallow oft beneath my thatch Shall twitter from her clay-built nest ; Oft shall the pilgrim lift the latch, And share my meal, a welcome guest." Goldsmith's well-known lines : "Man wants but little here below, Nor wants that little long," were...
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Salad for the Social

Frederick Saunders - American essays - 1856 - 401 pages
...us with the following: " The swallow oft beneath my thatch Shall twitter from her clay-built uest j Oft shall the pilgrim lift the latch, And share my meal, a welcome guest." Goldsmith's well-known lines: " Man wants but little here below, Nor wants that little long,"— were...
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Songs of England. The book of English songs, ed. by C. Mackay

Charles Mackay - 1857 - 319 pages
...linger near. The swallow oft, beneath my thatch, Shall twitter near her clay -built nest; Oft shaU the pilgrim lift the latch, And share my meal, a welcome...The village church among the trees, Where first our marriage-vows were given, With merry peals shall swell the breeze, And point with taper spire to heaven....
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The Western Bell: A Collection of Glees, Quartetts and Choruses

Choruses (Mixed voices) with piano - 1857 - 199 pages
...meal, a With many a fall shall lin - ger near. lift the latch, And share my meal, wel - come guest. 3 Around my ivied porch shall spring Each fragrant flower that drinks the dew ; And Mary at her wheel shall sing, In rustic gown and apron blue ; And Mary at her wheel shall sing, In...
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The National Magazine, Volume 2

Abel Stevens, James Floy - American essays - 1858
...twitter from the clay-built nest ; Oft shall the pilgrim lift the lateh, And share my meal — a weleome guest. Around my ivied porch shall spring Each fragrant flower that drinks the dew ; And Luey, at her wheel, shall sing, In russet gown and apron blue. — Bogert. [For the Nationil Mnpums.]...
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The Arts of Life ... Described in a series of letters ... By the author of ...

J. A. - 1858 - 228 pages
...object in cottage scenery and often celebrated by the poets — thus Eogers in his " Wish : " — " And Lucy at her wheel shall sing, In russet gown and apron blue." Thus charmingly, too, has Wordsworth placed it amid the family group of "the homely priest of Ennerdale...
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