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" Thus groan the old, till by disease oppress'd, They taste a final woe, and then they rest. Theirs is yon House, that holds the parish poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door; There, where the putrid vapours, flagging, play, And the dull wheel... "
The British Magazine and Review: Or, Universaal Miscellany of Arts, Sciences ... - Page 133
1783
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The works of ... George Crabbe, Volume 1

George Crabbe - 1820
...rest. Theirs is yon House that holds the Parish Poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door ; There, where the putrid vapours, flagging, play, And...day ; — There Children dwell who know no Parents' care ; Parents, who know no Children's love, dwell there! Heart-broken Matrons on their joyless bed,...
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Poems

George Crabbe - 1820
...Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door ; There, where the putrid vapours, flagging, play, _And the dull wheel hums doleful through the day ; — There Children dwell who know no Parents' care ; Parents, who know no Children's love, dwell there ! Heart-broken Matrons on their joyless bed,...
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The London Magazine, Volume 3

1821
...rent. Theirs is yon house that holds the parish poor, MTiose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door; There, where the putrid vapours, flagging, play. And...day ; — There children dwell who know no parents' care; Parents, who know no children's love, dwell there ! Heart-broken Matrons on their joyless bed,...
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Collectaneous Epitaphs: Chiefly Designed to Assist Surviving Relations in ...

Morgan Williams - Epitaphs - 1822 - 72 pages
...walls of mud scarce bear the broken door; There, where the putrid vapours flagging play, And thedull wheel hums doleful through the day; There children dwell, who know no parent's care, Parents, who know no children's love, dwell there ; Heart-broken matrons on the joyless...
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The Works, Volume 1

George Crabbe - 1823
...rest. Theirs is yon house that holds the parish-poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door ; There, where the putrid vapours, flagging, play, And...day; — There children dwell who know no parents' care} Parents, who know no children's love, dwell there ! Heart-broken matrons on their joyless bed,...
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The Works of the Rev. George Crabbe: In Five Volumes. Vol. I. [-V.].

George Crabbe - 1823
...rest. Theirs is yon house that holds the parish-poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door; There, where the putrid vapours, flagging, play, And...day;— There children dwell who know no parents' care; Parents, who know no children's love, dwell there! Heart-broken matrons on their joyless bed,...
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Sequel to the English Reader: Or, Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - Elocution - 1825 - 299 pages
...poor-house. BEHOLD yon house that holds the parish poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door ! There, where the putrid vapours flagging play, And the dull wheel hums doleful thro' the day ; There children dwell who know no parents' care ; Parents, who know no children's love,...
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The Poetical Melange

English poetry - 1828
...HOUSE. There is yon house that holds the parish poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door ; There, where the putrid vapours flagging play, And...the day : There children dwell, who know no parents' care ; Parents, who know no children's love, dwell there : Heart-broken matrons on their joyless bed,...
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The Poetical Works of George Crabbe

George Crabbe - English poetry - 1899 - 496 pages
...rest. Theirs is yon House that holds the parish poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door ; There, where the putrid vapours, flagging, play, And...day ;— There children dwell who know no parents' care ; Parents, who know no children's love, dwell there ! Heart-broken matrons on their joyless bed,...
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Cullings from Crabbe: With a Memoir of His Life and Notices of His Writings

George Crabbe - 1832 - 62 pages
...WORKHOUSE. THEIRS is yon House that holds the Parish- Poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door ; There, where the putrid vapours, flagging, play, And...the day ; There children dwell who know no parents' care ; Parents, who know no children's love dwell there ! Heart-broken matrons on their joyless bed,...
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