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" Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd If all the world and love were young, And truth in every shepherd's tongue, These pretty pleasures might me move To live with thee and be thy love. But time drives flocks from field to fold, When rivers rage and rocks grow... "
Preface. A historical essay on the origin and progress of national song ... - Page 228
1783
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Elegant extracts in poetry, Volume 2

Elegant extracts - 1816
...and rocks grow cold, And Philomel bccoiucth dumb ; The rest complain of cares to come. The flow'rs do fade, and wanton fields To wayward winter reck'ning yields; A honey tongue, a heart of gall, Is fancy's spring, but sorrow's fall. Thy gowns, thy shoes, thy bed» of roses, Thy cap, thy kirtle, and...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 14

England - 1823
...fold, When rivers rage, and rocks grow cold, Then Philomel becometh dumb, And age complains of care to come. The flowers do fade, and wanton fields To wayward winter reckoning yields, A honey tongue, a heart of gall, Is fancy's spring, but sorrow's fall. Thy gowns,...
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Beauties of the Scottish poets, or Harp of Renfrewshire, a collection of ...

Renfrew county - 1821
...field to fold, When rivers rage, and rocks grow cold, And Philomel becometh dumb, And all complain of cares to come. The flowers do fade, and wanton fields To wayward winter reckoning yields : A honey tongue, a heart of gall, Is fancy's spring, but sorrow's fall. In " The...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 14

England - 1823
...fold, When rivers rage, and rocks grow cold, Then Philomel becometh dumb, And age complains of care to come. The flowers do fade, and wanton fields To wayward winter reckoning yields, A honey tongue, a heart of gall, Is fancy's spring, but sorrow's fall. Thy gowns,...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 14

England - 1823
...fold, When rivers rage, and rocks grow cold, Then Philomel becometh dumb, And age complains of care to come. The flowers do fade, and wanton fields To wayward winter reckoning yields, A honey tongue, a heart of gall, Is fancy's spring, but sorrow's fall. Thy gowns,...
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The Complete Angler of Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton: Estensively ...

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - Fishing - 1824 - 416 pages
...fold, When rivers rage, and rocks grow cold, Then Philomel becometh dumb, And age complains of care to come. The flowers do fade, and wanton fields To wayward Winter reckoning yields, A honey tongue, a heart of gall, Is fancy's spring, but sorrow's fall. Thy gowns,...
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Specimens of the Lyrical, Descriptive, and Narrative Poets of Great Britain ...

John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.) - English poetry - 1828 - 560 pages
...field to fold, When rivers rage, and rocks grow cold ; And Philomel becometh dumb, And all complain of cares to come. The flowers do fade, and wanton fields To wayward winter's reckoning yield ; A honey tongue — a heart of gall, Is fancy's spring, but sorrow's fall....
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The works of sir Walter Ralegh. To which are prefixed the lives of ..., Volume 8

sir Walter Ralegh - 1829
...field to fold, When rivers rage, and rocks grow cold; And Philomel hecometh dumb ; The rest complain of cares to come. The flowers do fade, and wanton fields To wayward winter reckoning yields ; A honey tongue, a heart of gall, Is fancy's spring, but sorrow's fall. Thy gowns,...
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A Garland of Love, Wreathed of Pleasant Flowers, Gathered in the Field of ...

Garland - English poetry - 1836 - 219 pages
...flock from field to fold, When rivers rage and rocks grow cold ; And Philomel becometh dumb, And Age complains of cares to come. The flowers do fade, and wanton fields To wayward winter reckoning yields ; A honey tongue, a heart of gall, Is Fancy's spring, but Sorrow's fall. Thy gowns,...
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Lyric Poetry of Glees, Madrigals, Catches, Rounds, Canons, and Duets: As ...

Songs, English - 1840 - 624 pages
...fold, When rivers rage and rocks grow cold ; Then Philomel becometh dumb, And age complains of care to come. The flowers do fade, and wanton fields To wayward winter reckoning yields : A honey tongue, a heart of gall, Is fancy's spring, but sorrow's fall. Word» by...
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