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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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The Works of Shakespeare: the Text Carefully Restored According to the First ...

William Shakespeare - 1851
...flocks from field to fold ; When rivers rage, and rocks grow cold, Then 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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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare...: Embracing a Life of ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1851
...flocks from field to fold, When rivers rage, and rocks grow cold ; And Philomel becomcth dumb ; The rest 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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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - English literature - 1851
...field to fold, When rivers rage and rocks grow cold; And Philomel becometh 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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Recollections of a Literary Life: Or, Books, Places and People, Volume 1

Mary Russell Mitford - Authors - 1852 - 558 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, thy...
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Recollections of a Literary Life: Or, Books, Places, and People, Volume 1

Mary Russell Mitford - American literature - 1852 - 558 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'* Spring but sorrow's fall. Thy gowns,...
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Poets of England and America: Being Selections from the Best Authors of Both ...

Poets, American - 1853 - 472 pages
...fold, When rivers rage, and rocks grow cold ; Then Philomel becometh dumb, And age complains of euro 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 rhyme and reason of country life, or, Selections from fields old and new

Country life - 1854 - 428 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 reckoning yield ; A honey tongue, a heart of gall, Is fancy's spring, but sorrow's fall. Thy gowns,...
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The Complete Angler

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - Fishing - 1854 - 309 pages
...fold, When rivers rage and rocks grow cold ; Tkeu 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 Rhyme and Reason of Country Life, Or, Selections from Fields Old and New

Susan Fenimore Cooper - Country life - 1855 - 428 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 reckoning yield ; A honey tongue, a heart of gall, Is fancy's spring, but sorrow's fall. Thy gowns,...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - English literature - 1858
...field to fold, When rivers rage and rocks grow cold; And Philomel becometh dumh, 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 falley's spring, but sorrow's Kill. Thy gowns,...
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