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" Invites the young pursuer near. And leads him on from flower to flower, A weary chase and wasted hour, Then leaves him, as it soars on high, With panting heart and tearful eye: So beauty lures the full-grown child, With hue as bright, and wing as wild,... "
The Kilmarnock mirror, and literary gleaner - Page 200
1820
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Sketches of eminent statesmen and writers, with other ..., Issue 290, Volume 2

Abraham Hayward - 1880 - 494 pages
...heart and tearful eye : So Beauty lures the full-grown child, With hue as bright, and wing as wild ; A chase of idle hopes and fears, Begun in folly, closed in tears. If won, to equal ills betray'd, Woe waits the insect and the maid ; A life of pain, the loss of peace, From infant's play,...
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Sketches of Eminent Statesmen and Writers: With Other Essays, Volume 2

Abraham Hayward - Authors - 1880 - 444 pages
...heart and tearful eye : So Beauty lures the full-grown child, With hue as bright, and wing as wild ; A chase of idle hopes and fears, Begun in folly, closed in tears. If won, to equal ills betray'd, Woe waits the insect and the maid ; A life of pain, the loss of peace, From infant's play,...
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The Family Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best ...

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1880 - 1124 pages
...With hue as bright, ami wiml as wild ; A chase of idle ho])es and fears, Begun in folly, elosed ill 'T was sad by lits, by starts Ч was wild. But thou, 0 Hope, with eyes so fair, — (>ain, the loss of peace, From infant's play and man's caprice ; The lovely toy, so fiercely sought,...
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Sketches of Eminent Statesmen and Writers: With Other Essays, Volume 2

Abraham Hayward - Authors - 1880 - 470 pages
...; A chase of idle hopes and fears, Begun in folly, closed in tears. If won, to equal ills betray'd, Woe waits the insect and the maid ; A life of pain, the loss of peace, From infant's play, and man's caprice : The lovely toy so fiercely sought Hath lost its charm by being caught,...
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The poetical works of lord Byron. Repr. with life, notes &c. 'Albion' ed

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1881 - 800 pages
...heart and tearful eye : So Beauty lures the full-grown child, With hue as bright, and wing as wild ; yrinth had run, Nor made atonement when he did amiss. Had sigh'd to many, though he lov betray'd, Woe waits the insect and the maid ; A life of pain, the loss of peace, From infant's play,...
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The poetical works of lord Byron, ed. with a critical mem. by W. M. Rossetti

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1881 - 680 pages
...heart and tearful eye : So beauty lures the full-grown child. With hue as bright, and wing as wild* A chase of idle hopes and fears, Begun in folly, closed in tears. If won, to equal ill s_bc tray 'd, * The ataghan, a long dagger worn with pistols in the belt. t Green is the privileged...
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The Complete Poetical and Dramatic Works of Lord Byron: With a Comprehensive ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English drama - 1883 - 1162 pages
...eye: So Beauty lures the full-grown child, With hue as bright, and wing as wild; A chase of idle dopes rs:—if ye meet with such In the exercise of your inquisitive fu betray'd, Woe waits the insect and the maid; A life of pain, the loss of peace, From infant's play,...
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A Thousand and One Gems of English and American Poetry from Chaucer to ...

Edwin O. Chapman - American poetry - 1884 - 430 pages
...heart and tearful eye : So Beauty lures the full-grown rbUd, With hue as bright, and wing as vi'd ; A chase of idle hopes and fears, Begun in folly, closed in tears. IF THAT HIGH WORLD. IF that high world, which lies beyond Our own, surviving Love endears ; If there the...
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Red-letter Poems by English Men and Women

Thomas Young Crowell - English poetry - 1885 - 702 pages
...heart and tearful eye : So Beauty lures the full-grown child, With bue as bright, and wing as wild; A chase of idle hopes and fears, Begun in folly, closed...the maid: A life of pain, the loss of peace, From infant's play and man's caprice; The lovely toy so fiercely sought, Hath lost its charm hy being caught....
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Bell's Ladies' Reader: a Class-book of Poetry for Schools and Families. With ...

David Charles Bell - 1885 - 344 pages
...and tearful eye ; — so Beauty lures the full-grown child, with hue as bright, and wing- as wild : a chase of idle hopes and fears, begun in folly — closed in tears ! If won, to equal ills betray'd ; woe waits the insect and the maid : a life of pain, the loss of peace, from infant's play,...
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