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" Than when the shades of Time serenely fall On every broken arch and ivied wall ; The tender images we love to trace, Steal from each year a melancholy grace! And as the sparks of social love expand, As the heart opens in a foreign land; And with a brother's... "
Poems - Page 35
by Samuel Rogers - 1834 - 295 pages
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Extracts from English Literature

John Rolfe - 1867 - 383 pages
...love to trace, Steal from each year a melancholy grace ! And as the sparks of social love expand, And the heart opens in a foreign land ; And, with a brother's...smile, The stranger greets each native of his isle ; * No one can justly or successfully discover the nature of any one thing in that thing itself, ot...
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The Poetical Works of Samuel Rogers

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1869 - 453 pages
...arch and ivied wall ; The tender images we love to trace Steal from each year a melancholy grace ! And as the sparks of social love expand, As the heart...rude, But wins the heart, and wakes the social sigh, Wins every claim of close affinity ! But these pure joys the world can never know ; In gentler climes...
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Encyclopaedia of English & American Poetry from Caedmon & King Alfred's ...

Samuel Orchart Beeton - American poetry - 1873
...arch and ivied wall ; The tender images we love to trace Steal from each year a melancholy grace ! " the lady replied, " Though I should die to-night." view'd, However trivial, and however rude, But wins the heart, and wakes the social sigh, With every...
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Rogers to Hemans

Rossiter Johnson - English poetry - 1876
...arch and ivied wall ; The tender images we love to trace, Steal from each year a melancholy grace ! Nu, view'd, However trivial, and however rude, But wins the heart, and wakes the social sigh, With every...
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Lay of the Last Minstrel

Walter Scott - 1886 - 188 pages
...' (near middle of Part II.) were in Scott's mind when he wrote these famous patriotic stanzas : — 'And as the sparks of social love expand, As the heart...smile, The stranger greets each native of his isle. ***** Above, below, aerial murmurs swell, From hanging wood, brown heath, and bushy dell. ***** A blithe...
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The Poetical Works of Samuel Rogers

Samuel Rogers - 1891 - 451 pages
...arch and ivied wall ; The tender images we love to trace, Steal from each year a melancholy grace ! And as the sparks of social love expand, As the heart...foreign land ; And, with a brother's warmth, a brother's sm The stranger greets each native of his isle ; So scenes of life, when present and confest, Stamp...
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The Works of the British Poets: Selected and Chronologically ..., Volume 3

John Aikin, John Frost - English poetry - 1866
...arch and ivied wall j The tender images we love to trace, Steal from each year a melancholy grace ! And as the sparks of social love expand, As the heart...but their bolder features on the breast ; Yet not an'image, when remotely view'd, However trivial, and however rude, But wins the heart, and wakes the...
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Travels After the Peace of Amiens: Through Parts of France ..., Volume 1

John Gustavus Lemaistre - Europe - 1806
...same idea in the following lines, taken from the Pleasures of Memory. — as the sparks of social life expand ; As the heart opens in a foreign land ; And...of his isle ; So scenes of life, when present and confess'd, Stamp but their bolder features oa the breast." natural feeling; and strangers, remembering...
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