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" twould a saint provoke" (Were the last words that poor Narcissa spoke), " No, let a charming chintz, and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs, and shade my lifeless face : One would not, sure, be frightful when one's dead — And, Betty, give this cheek a... "
The Encyclopaedia Britannica: Mun to Pay - Page 71
1911
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The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

English poetry - 1806 - 380 pages
...spoke) " No, Jet a charming chintz, and Brussels lace, " Wrap my cold limbs, and shade my lifeless face : " One would not, sure, be frightful when one's dead— " And — Betty — give this cheek a little red." The courtier smooth, who forty years had shin'd An humble servant to all human...
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Poetical Works

Alexander Pope - 1808
...Narcissa spoke) No, let a charming chintz and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs and shade my lifeless face : One would not, sure, be frightful when one's dead— And — Betty — give this cheek a little red.' The courtier smooth, who forty years had shin'd An bumble servant to all human-kind,...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: In Four Volumes. Collated with the ...

Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808
...Narcissa spoke) No, let a charming chintz and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs and shade my lifeless face : One would not, sure, be frightful when one's dead— And — Betty — give this cheek a little red.' The courtier smooth, who forty years had shin'd An hnmble servant to all human-kind,...
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Poems by Cowley, Waller, Butler, Denham, Dryden, and Pomfret, Issues 77-79

Abraham Cowley - 1810 - 220 pages
...Narcissa spoke!) no, let a charming chintz and Brussels lace wrap my cold limbs, and shade my lifeless face : one would not, sure, be frightful when one's dead — and— Betty— give this cheek a little red." 25 1 The Courtier smooth, who forty years had shin'd an humble servant to all...
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Poems

Joseph Addison - 1810 - 597 pages
...Narcissa spoke!) no, let a charming chintz and Brussels lace wrap my cold limbs, and shade my lifeless face: one would not, sure, be frightful when one's dead — and — Betty — give this cheek a little red." 251 The Courtier smooth, who forty years had shin'd an humble servant to all human...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With a selection of explanatory notes ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1812
...spoke ;) " No, let a charming chintz and Brussels lace " Wrap my cold limbs, and shade my lifeless face : " One would not, sure, be frightful when one's dead— " And — Betty — give this cheek a little red." 251 The courtier smooth, who forty years had shin'd An humble servant to all human...
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The Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions and ...

Decoration and ornament - 1813
...p.,ke); " No, let a charming chintz and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limb* and shade my lifeless ftce: One would not sure be frightful when one's dead— And — Betty— give this cheek a little red" trigue with her groom, she would'' expect from him a mark of kind- . ness, though...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - English poetry - 1820 - 807 pages
...Narcissa spoke,) " No, let a charming chintz and Brussels lace, Wrap my cold limbs, and shade my lifeless face : One would not, sure, be frightful when one's dead — And— Betty — give this cheek a little red." The courtier smooth, who forty years had sliin'd An humble servant to all human-kind,...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 5

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 807 pages
...Narcissa spoke,) " No, let a charming chintz and Brussels lace, Wrap my cold limbs, and shade my lifeless face : One would not, sure, be frightful when one's dead—- And — Betty— -give this cheek a little red." The courtier smooth, who forty years had fthin'd An humble servant to all human-kind,...
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The New Monthly Magazine and Literary Journal, Volume 1

1821
...intended, to dull the edsxe of anguish. It is the habit of the mind, powerful in pain and death : " One would not, sure, be frightful when one's dead, And, Betty, give this cheek a little red." The actual pain and misery, which grief and misfortunes inflict are, after all,...
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