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" twas a pleasing fear, For I was as it were a child of thee, And trusted to thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane — as I do here. "
Selections from the Poetry of Lord Byron - Page 153
by George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1900 - 412 pages
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The Sea Lions; Or, The Lost Sealers

James Fenimore Cooper - Antarctica - 1849 - 351 pages
...conviction that on ourselves depends the happiness or interests of the person beloved. CHAPTER VIII. * And I have loved thee, Ocean ! and my joy Of youthful...breast to be Borne, like thy bubbles, onward; from a boy_ • ' I wanton'd with thy breakers—they to me Were a delight; and if the freshening sea Made...
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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1900
...And shake him from thee. Such as creation's da\cn beheld, than rollest now. The image of Eternity. And I have loved thee, Ocean ! and my joy Of youthful sports was on thy breast to be Borne, ─.it. The fine lines that commence stanza 182, Thy shores are empires, changed in all save thee —...
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Notes and Queries, Volume 101

Questions and answers - 1900
...And shake him from thee. Such as creation's tlaun beheld, thou rollest now. The image of Eternity. And I have loved thee, Ocean ! and my joy Of youthful sports was on thy breast to Ъе Borne, &c. The fine lines that commence stanza 182, Thy shores are empires, changed in all save...
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An Essay on Elocution: with Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors ...

John Hanbury Dwyer - Elocution - 1850 - 294 pages
...I will cut thee level with the plain, and hurl thee headlong into the sea." ABSURD BOAST oF XERXES, "And I have loved thee, Ocean! and my joy Of youthful...to be Borne, like thy bubbles onward : from a boy I wantoned with thy breakers — they, to me, Were a delight; and if the freshening sea Made them a terror...
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The United States Democratic Review, Volume 26

United States - 1850
...which is meant for fine poetry, and stolen from Byron at that. Byron says, speaking of the ocean : " For I was as it were a child of thee, And trusted to thy billows, far nnd near, And laid my hand upon thy mune — as I do here." Mr. Macaulay is determined to make his...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With an Introduction and Bibliography

George Gordon Byron - Poetry - 1994 - 860 pages
...of the deep are made ; each sonÚ Obeys thee ; thon goest forth, dread, fathomless, alone. CLXXXTV. er Break her heart for a man who wanton 'd with thy breakers — they to me Were a delight ; and if the freshening sea Made them a terror...
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Romanticism and the Androgynous Sublime

Warren Stevenson - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 153 pages
...with thy breakers—they to me Were a delight; and if the freshening sea Made them a terror—'twas a pleasing fear, For I was as it were a child of thee,...thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane—as I do here. (1648-56) The last of these lines echoes Genesis (1:2)—"And the Spirit of God...
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Romantic Writings

Stephen Bygrave - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 352 pages
...They melt into thy yeast of waves, which mar Alike the Armada's pride, or spoils of Trafalgar. 184 And I have loved thee, Ocean! and my joy Of youthful...to be Borne, like thy bubbles, onward: from a boy I wantoned with thy breakers - they to me Were a delight; and if the freshening sea Made them a terror...
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Selected Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - Poetry - 1996 - 830 pages
...the deep are made; each zone Obeys thee; thou goest forth, dread, fathomless, alone. CLXXXIV CLXXXI Were a delight; and if the freshening sea Made them...pleasing fear, For I was as it were a child of thee, 1655 And trusted to thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane - as I do here. My task...
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Construction of Marine and Offshore Structures

Cliff Gerwick - Technology & Engineering - 2002 - 680 pages
...geotechnical and construction engineers should lead to more effective and economical offshore construction. And I have loved thee, Ocean! and my joy Of youthful...delight; and if the freshening sea Made them a terror — twos a pleasing fear For I was as it were, a child of thee And trusted to thy billows far and near,...
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