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" How oft, when press'd to marriage, have I said, Curse on all laws but those which love has made! Love, free as air, at sight of human ties, Spreads his light wings, and in a moment flies... "
An Essay on the Writings and Genius of Pope - Page 281
by Joseph Warton - 1756
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Works of Mister Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - English letters - 1717 - 408 pages
...thee. How oft', when prefs'd to marriage, have I faid, Curfe on all laws but thofe which love has made? Love, free as air, at fight of human ties, Spreads his light wings; and in a moment flies. Let wealth, let honour, wait the wedded dame, » • Auguft her deed, and facred be her fame; Before...
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Miscellaneous Poems and Translations: By Several Hands. Particularly, I ...

Alexander Pope - 1720
...thee. How oft', when prefs'd to marriage, havelfaid, Curfe on all laws but thofe which l<ave has made ? Love, free as air, at fight of human ties, Spreads his light wings, and in a moment flies. Let wealth, let honour, wait the wedded dame, Auguft her deed, and facred be her fame; Before true...
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The Monthly Review, Volume 15

1756
...improper for a perfon in the circumftances of Eloifa to mention Cupid. Mythology is here out of its place. Love free as air, at fight of human ties, Spreads his light wings, and in a moment ffies. And he is of opinion, that theVifion, which is partly from Dido's dream, tho' picturefque, is...
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The muse in a moral humour: being a collection of tales, fables, pastorals ...

Muse - 1757
...Love has made ? * He was her Preceptor in Philofophy and Divinity. G Love, Love, free as Air, at Sight of human Ties, Spreads his light Wings, and in a Moment flies. LetWealth, letHonour, wait theweddedDame, Auguft her Deed, and facred be her Fame ; Before true Paffion...
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Letters of Abelard and Heloise: To which is Prefix'd a Particular Account of ...

Peter Abelard - Abbesses, Christian - 1760 - 186 pages
...Marriage, have I faid, Curfe on all Laws but thofevwhich Love has made f Love, free as Air, at Sight of human Ties, Spreads his light Wings', and in a Moment flies. Let Wealth, let Honour, wajt the wedded Dame, Auguft her Deed, and (acred be her Fame; Before true...
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Various Poems: The Wanderer, a Moral Poem, The Triumph of Mirth and Health ...

Richard Savage - 1761 - 115 pages
...thee. How oft', when preft to marriage, have I faid, Curfe on all laws but thofe which love has made ? Love, free as air, at fight of human ties, Spreads his light wings, and in a moment flies. Let wealth, let honour, wait the wedded dame, Auguft her deed, and facred be her fame; Beiore true...
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Essays and Treatises on Several Subjects ..

David Hume - 1764
...ABELARD. How oft, when prejl to marriage, have I faid, Curjfe on all laws tut thofe-which love has made : Love, free as air, at fight of human ties, Spreads his light wings, and in a moment flies. But friend/hip is a Calm and fedate affection, conducted by reafon and cemented by habit ; fpringing...
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Essays and Treatises on Several Subjects ..

David Hume - Ethics, Modern - 1764
...oft, when prffl to marriage, have Ifaid, Curfe op all laws fat thofe which lave has made : Łave,free as air, at fight of human ties, Spreads his light wings, and in a moment fies. ^Mt friend/hip is a calm and fedate affection, conducted fey reafon and cemented by habit ; fpringing...
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Essays, moral, political, and literary

David Hume - 1768
...ABELARD. Hoiv oft, 'when prejl to marriage, have Ifaid? Curfe on all laws but thofe -which love has made ; Love, free as air, at fight of human ties, Spreads his light ivings, and in a moment flics. But friendjjjip is a calm and fedate affection, conducted by re^afon...
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The Life of Alexander Pope, Esq: Compiled from Original Manuscripts; with a ...

Owen Ruffhead - Poets, English - 1769 - 578 pages
...oft, when prefs'd to marriage, have " I faid, " Curfe on all laws but thofe which Love " has made ? " Love, free as air, at fight of human ties, " Spreads his light wings, and in a moment *' flies." *' Should at my feet the world's great matter ••fall, " Himfelf, his throne, his world, I'd fcorn...
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