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" I BRING fresh showers for the thirsting flowers, From the seas and the streams ; I bear light shade for the leaves when laid In their noon-day dreams ; From my wings are shaken the dews that waken The sweet buds every one, When rocked to rest on their... "
Class-book of English poetry - Page 299
by English poetry - 1866
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The Standard poetry book, selected from the best authors

Standard poetry book - 1866 - 274 pages
...God ! the very houses seem asleep; And all that mighty heart is lying still ! THE CLOUD. Wordsworth. I BRING fresh showers, for the thirsting flowers, From the seas and the streams ; I bear light shades for the leaves when laid In their noon-day dreams ; From my wings are shaken the dews that waken...
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Spring-time with the poets, poetry selected and arranged by F. Martin

Frances Martin - English poetry - 1866
...thee, Where thou shalt rest, remembering not The moaning of the sea ! F. fffntans. XXXVII. THE CLOUD. BRING fresh showers for the thirsting flowers, From the seas and the streams ; I bear light shades for the leaves when laid In their noon-day dreams. From my wings are shaken the dews that waken...
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Calcutta Review, Volume 43

India - 1866
...ingenti ramorum protegat umbra.' The soft temperature of the wood-country attracts the clouds, which ' Bring fresh showers for the thirsting flowers ' From the seas and the streams, '.And bear light shade for the leaves when laid ' In their noonday dreams. ' From their wings are shaken...
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The Calcutta Review Volume XLIII

R.C. Lepage - 1866
...clouds, which ' 0 ! qui me gelidis in vallibus Hoemi ' Sistet, et ingenti ramorum protegat umbra.' ' Bring fresh showers for the thirsting flowers ' From the seas and the streams, ' .And bear light shade for the leaves when laid ' In their noonday dreams. ' From their wings are...
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English Composition and Rhetoric: A Manual

Alexander Bain - English language - 1867 - 343 pages
...and at the end of the same verse. Some lines from Shelley's Cloud will illustrate both cases : — " I bring fresh showers for the thirsting flowers From...streams ; I bear light shade for the leaves when laid In then- noon-day dreams." Repetitions of like vowel-sounds, where other conditions of perfect rhyme are...
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Moxon's standard penny readings [ed. by T. Hood]., Volume 2

Moxon Edward and co
...at all so in the part of Lady Randolph) even to Mrs. Siddons. 64 THE CLOUD. By PERCY B. SHELLEY. I. I BRING fresh showers for the thirsting flowers, From the seas and the streams ; I bear light shades for the leaves when laid In their noon-day dreams. From my wings are shaken the dews that waken...
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Select Academic Speaker: Containing a Large Number of New and Appropriate ...

Henry Coppée - Readers and speakers - 1867 - 546 pages
...linn, And silence settled, wide and still, On the lone wood and mighty hill. THE CLOUD. DEBUT. I BEING fresh showers for the thirsting flowers, From the seas and the streams ; I bear light shades for the leaves when laid In their noon-day dreams. From my wings are shaken the dews that waken...
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The Ladies' Repository, Volumes 39-40

Universalism - 1868
...bear lighl chudi'S for the h-jives when laid In their noonday dreams." Mark the extreme delicacy : *' From my wings Are shaken the dews that waken The sweet...on their mother's breast, As she dances about the sun.'1 Then it gathers strength and force, " I sift the suow on the mountains below, And their great...
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Woodland and Wild: A Selection of Descriptive Poetry

Woodland - Animals - 1868 - 132 pages
...storm, Like shattered rigging from a fight at sea, Silent and few, are drifting over me. JB Lou-ell. THE CLOUD. I BRING fresh showers for the thirsting...flowers, From the seas and the streams ; I bear light shades for the leaves when laid In their noon-day dreams. From my wings are shaken the dews that waken...
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The Book of Gems: The eighteenth and nineteenth century. Wordsworth to Tennyson

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1868
...their sleep Bnrsting o'er the starlit deep, Lead a rapid masqne of death O'er the waters of his path. THE CLOUD. I BRING fresh showers for the thirsting flowers From the seas and the streams ; I hear light shade for the leaves when laid In their noon-day dreams. From my wings are shaken the dews...
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