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" CHILD of the sun ! pursue thy rapturous flight. Mingling with her thou lov'st in fields of light; And, where the flowers of paradise unfold, Quaff fragrant nectar from their cups of gold. There shall thy wings, rich as an evening sky Expand and shut with... "
Poems - Page 35
by Samuel Rogers - 1839 - 48 pages
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The Christian mother's magazine, ed. by mrs. Milner, Volume 1

Mary Milner - 1844
...pursue thy rapturous flight, Winging thy glorious way through fields of light ; And where the floweri of Paradise unfold, Quaff fragrant nectar from their cups of gold. There shall thy wings, rich as an evening sky, Expand and shut, with silent ecstacy ! Yet wert thou once a thing that crept, On the base...
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - 1845
...divine, And nursed thy infant years with many a strain from Heaven ! * Mrs. Sheridan's. TO THE BUTTERFLY. CHILD of the sun! pursue thy rapturous flight, Mingling...rich as an evening-sky, Expand and shut with silent ecstasy ! — Yet wert thou once a worm, a thing that crept On the bare earth, then wrought a tomb...
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Elocution, Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - Elocution - 1845 - 320 pages
...was very welcome to fly to the church ; but he would encourage no one to uyfrom it. THE BUTTERFLY. Child of the sun! pursue thy rapturous flight, Mingling with her thou íor'sí — in fields of light; And, where the flowers of Paradise unfold, Quaff fragrant nectar—...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1845
...feathers. Thy sun is set, thy spring1 is gone — We frolic while 'tis May. Gray. TO THE BUTTERFLY.1 CHILD of the sun ! pursue thy rapturous flight, Mingling with her thou lovest in fields of light, And where the flowers of paradise unfold, Quaff fragrant nectar from their...
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Wandering Thoughts, Or Solitary Hours

Philip Tocque - Newfoundland - 1846 - 387 pages
...Furcillata) frisking in the dying radiance of the sun. I thought of the beautiful lines of Rogers : " Child of the sun ! pursue thy rapturous flight, Mingling...cups of gold ; There shall thy wings,, rich as an evening sky, Expand and shut with silent ecstacy; Yet wert thou once a worm — a thing that crept...
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Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts

William Chambers, Robert Chambers - Art - 1847
...And bores 'tis easier to bear, Than chase them from their needless care. -LA FONTAINE. INSECT EMBLEM. CHILD of the sun ! pursue thy rapturous flight, Mingling...their cups of gold. There shall thy wings, rich as an evening sky, Expand and shut with silent ecstacy ! Yet thou wert once a worm, a thing that crept On...
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The Family friend [ed. by R.K. Philp].

Robert Kemp Philp - 1857
...Perta JIuvialilit. which are so appropriate that we consider them worthy of a place in our columns : " Child of the Sun ! pursue thy rapturous flight, Mingling...their cups of gold. There shall thy wings, rich as an evening sky, Expand and shut with silent ecstasy ! Tet wert thou once a worm, a thing that crept On...
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A New Elucidation of the Principles of Speech and Elocution: A Full ...

Alexander Melville Bell - Elocution - 1849 - 311 pages
...dozes till the dawn of day, Then - claps his well-fledged wings, - and soars away. TO THE BUTTERFLY. Child of the sun ! - pursue thy rapturous flight,...cups of gold : There - shall thy wings, - rich as an evening sky, Expand and shut - with silent ecstasy. Yet, - wert thou once a worm, — a thing - that...
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The Church-warder and domestic magazine, Volumes 4-5

...regain breath, while the golden winged "child of the sun," mocked thee as it mingled with its rays — " Child of the sun ! pursue thy rapturous flight, Mingling with her thou lovest in field of light ! And where the flowers of Paradise unfold, Quart fragrant nectar from their...
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1851 - 305 pages
...in the child! * Alluding to some verses which she had written on an elder sister. TO THE BUTTERFLY. CHILD of the sun! pursue thy rapturous flight, Mingling...rich as an evening-sky, Expand and shut with silent ecstasy! —Yet wert thou once a worm, a thing that crept On the bare earth, then wrought a tomb and...
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