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" Thy gowns, thy shoes, thy beds of roses, Thy cap, thy kirtle, and thy posies, Soon break, soon wither — soon forgotten, In folly ripe, in reason rotten. Thy belt of straw and ivy-buds, Thy coral clasps and amber studs, — All these in me no means can... "
English Pastorals - Page 76
edited by - 1895 - 280 pages
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Selections from the works of Taylor, Hooker, Barrow [and others] by B. Montagu

Jeremy Taylor (bp. of Down and Connor.) - 1834 - 364 pages
...truly does Sir W. Raleigh say, in answer to the sweet ballad, " Come'live with me and be my love." Thy gowns, thy shoes, thy beds of roses, Thy cap,...wither, soon forgotten, In folly ripe, in reason rotten. The most common source of miseryfrom this species of delusion is in marriage, of which there is an...
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The Universal Songster, Or, Museum of Mirth: Forming the Most Complete ...

1834 - 480 pages
...and be thy love. But fading flowers in every field, To winter floods their treasure yield ; A honey'd tongue, a heart of gall, Is fancy's spring, but sorrow's fall. Thy gown, thy shoes, thy beds of roses, Thy cap, thy kirtle, and thy posies, Are all soon withered, broke,...
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The Complete Angler, Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being a Discourse ...

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - 1835 - 348 pages
...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,...thy posies, Soon break, soon wither, soon forgotten ; la folly ripe, in reason rotten. Thy belt of straw and ivy buds, Thy coral clasps and amber studs,...
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The Songs of England and Scotland, Volume 1

1835 - 378 pages
...treasures yield ; A honey'd tongue, a heart of gall, Is Fancy's spring, but Sorrow's fall. Thy gown, thy shoes, thy beds of roses, Thy cap, thy kirtle, and thy posies, Are all soon wither'd, broke, forgotten, In Folly ripe, in Reason rotten. Thy belt of straw, and ivy-buds,...
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The songs of England and Scotland

England - 1835 - 794 pages
...be thy love. But fading flowers in every field, To winter floods their treasures yield ; A honey'd tongue, a heart of gall, Is Fancy's spring, but Sorrow's falL Thy gown, thy shoes, thy beds of roses. Thy cap, thy kirtle, and thy posies, Are all soon wither'd, broke,...
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The Complete Angler, Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation ...

Izaak Walton - 1836 - 358 pages
...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 shoes, thy beds of ru.-es, Thy cap, thy kirtle, and thy posies, Soon break, soon wither, soon forgotten; lu folly ripe,...
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Selections from the Works of Taylor, Latimer, Hall, Milton, Barrow, South ...

Basil Montagu - 1839 - 404 pages
...truly does Sir W. Raleigh say, in answer to the sweet ballad, " Come live with me and be my love :" Thy gowns, thy shoes, thy beds of roses, Thy cap,...wither, soon forgotten. In folly ripe, in reason rotten. The most common source of misery from this species of delusion is in marriage, of which there is an...
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The Complete Angler, Or, Contemplative Mans Recreation: Being a Discourse on ...

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - 1839 - 536 pages
...honey tongue, a heart of gall, Is fancy's spiing, but sorrow's full. Thy gowns, thy shoes, thy bed of 'roses, Thy cap, thy kirtle, and thy posies, Soon...folly ripe, in reason rotten. Thy belt of straw and ivy-buds, Thy coral clasps and amber studs, All these in me no means can move To come to thee, and...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science ..., Volume 12

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington) - 1839 - 854 pages
...cap to-morrow. Slialupeare. Henry 11'. Thy gowns, thy shoes, thy beds of roses, Thy cap, thy kirtie, and thy posies, Soon break, soon wither, soon forgotten, In folly ripe, in reason rotten. Raleiyh. KIRWAN (Walter Blake), an Irish divine, and celebrated preacher, was born at Galway about...
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The Complete Angler, Or, Contemplative Mans Recreation: Being a Discourse on ...

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - 1839 - 594 pages
...Thefiowers doj'ade, and wanton jieldi To wayward winter reckoning yields, A honey tongue, a heart if gall, Is fancy's spring, but sorrow's fall. Thy gowns, thy shoes, thy bfd of roses, Thy cap, thy kirtle, and thy posies, Soon break, soon wither, soon forgotten. In fully...
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