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" Unskilful he to note the card Of prudent Lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, And whelm him o'er ! Such fate to suffering worth is... "
The Beauties of English Poetry: Selected from the Most Esteemed Authors ... - Page 32
by Peter Pindar - 1804
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Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts

William Chambers, Robert Chambers - 1845 - 846 pages
...rural shade ! H By love's simplicity betrayed, And g-uileless trust, Till she, like thee, all soiled, is laid Low i' the dust. Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starred : Unskilful he to note the card Of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, And...
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The Literary aspirant magazine

1846 - 374 pages
...fate of artless maid, Sweet flow' ret of the rural shade, By love's simplicity betrayed, And guileless trust, Till she, like thee, all soil'd, is laid Low i' the dust !" And so on does he moralize, finding " sermons in stones," and gathering food for the most precious,...
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Poetry for Home and School ...

1846 - 436 pages
...lifts thy unassuming head In humble guise ; But now the share uptears thy bed, And low thou lies ! Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starred ! . Unskilful he to note the card Of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard,...
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Home and its influence, Volume 1

Adela Sidney (hon.) - 1847 - 318 pages
...in a different part of the town, where he carried on his business most flourishingly. CHAPTER VIII. Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starred Unskilful he to note the card Of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, And...
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A Summer in Scotland

Jacob Abbott - 1848 - 352 pages
...fate of artless maid, Sweet flowret of the rural shade! By love's simplicity betrayed, And guileless trust; Till she, like thee, all soil'd is laid Low...fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starred! Unskillful he to note the card* Of prudent lore, The billows rage, and gales blow hard, And...
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Robert Burns: As a Poet, and as a Man

Samuel Tyler - 1848 - 232 pages
...fate of artless maid, Sweet flaw'ret of the rural shade! By love's simplicity betray'd, And guiless trust, Till she, like thee, all soil'd, is laid, Low i' the dust. Take out of this poem the sentiments and associations of woman that are interwoven in it, and you take...
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The Beauties of the British Poets: With a Few Introductory Observations

George Croly - 1849 - 416 pages
...rural shade ! By love's simplicity betrayed, And guileless trust ; Till she, like thee, all soiled, is laid Low i' the dust. Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starred : Unskilful he to note the card, Of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, And...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - 1850 - 764 pages
...artless maiJ, Sweet floweret of the rural shade ! By love's simplicity betray'd, And guileless tnut, By day, and all the pomp which night reveals, That...search'd, Probed, vex'd, and criticised ? Accuse of suffering worth is given, Who long with wants and woes has striven, By human pride or cunning driven,...
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The Works of Robert Burns. With an Account of His Life, and Criticism on His ...

Robert Burns - 1850 - 508 pages
...2 By love's simplicity betray'd, And guiletess trust, Till she, like thee, all soil'd is laid Low f the dust. Such is the fate of simple Bard, On life's...and gales blow hard, And whelm him o'er ' Such fate of suffering worth isgiv'n, Who long with wants and woes has striv'n. By human pride or cunning driv'n....
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Beauties of the British Poets ...

George Croly - 1850 - 442 pages
...By love's simplicity betrayed, And guileless trust ; Till she, like thee, all soiled, is laid BURNS. Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starred : Unskilful he to note the card, Of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, And...
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