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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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Reliques of ancient English poetry, by T. Percy. Repr. entire from the ...

Charles Cowden Clarke, George Gilfillan, Thomas Percy (bp. of Dromore) - 1864
...field to fold, 6 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 way ward winter reckoning yields : 10 A honey tongue, a heart of gall, In fancies spring, but sorrows...
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Chambers's readings in English poetry

1865
...rage, and rocks grow cold ; Then Philomel becometh dumb, the nightingale 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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Shakspeare's Sonnets Never Before Interpreted: His Private Friends ...

Gerald Massey - Sonnets, English - 1866 - 603 pages
...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's reckoning yields: A honey tongue, a heart of gall, Is fancy's Spring, but sorrow's Fall. '...
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The Poetical Keepsake: Consisting of the Sweetest Poems

American poetry - 1866 - 480 pages
...fold, When rivers rage and rocks grow cold ; And Philomel becometh dumb, And Age complains of oares, 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 English poetry. For the use of Charterhouse school

English poetry - 1867
...flocks from field to fold, 5 When rivers rage, and rocks grow cold, And Philomel beeometh dumb ; And age complains of cares to come. The flowers do fade and wanton fields To wayward winter reckoning yields ; 10 A honey tongue, a heart of gall, Is fancy's spring, but sorrow's fall. Thy gowns,...
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The Complete Angler: Or, The Contemplative Man's Recreation, of Izaak Walton ...

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - Fishing - 1867 - 445 pages
...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 Lovers' Dictionary: A Poetical Treasury of Lovers' Thoughts, Fancies ...

English poetry - 1867 - 789 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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Lyra Elegantiarum

Frederick Locker-Lampson - Anthologies - 1867 - 360 pages
...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'd tongue, a heart of gall, Is fancy's spring, but sorrow's fall. Thy gown,...
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Extracts from English Literature

John Rolfe - 1867 - 383 pages
...fold, When rivers rage or 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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A household book of English poetry, selected with notes by R.C. Trench

Richard Chenevix Trench (abp. of Dublin) - 1868
...from field to fold, 5 When rivers rage, and rocks grow cold ; Then Philomel becometh dumb, The rest complains of cares to come. The flowers do fade, and wanton fields To wayward winter reckoning yields; 10 A honey tongue, a heart of gall, Is fancy's spring, but sorrow's fall. Thy gowns,...
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