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" Ah little think the gay licentious proud, Whom pleasure, power, and affluence surround; They, who their thoughtless hours in giddy mirth, And wanton, often cruel, riot waste; Ah little think they, while they dance along, How many feel, this very moment,... "
The seasons. To which is prefixed the life of the author - Page 136
by James Thomson - 1803 - 168 pages
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The works of mr. James Thomson, to which is prefixed the life of ..., Volume 1

James Thomson - 1802 - 344 pages
...cold, Lays him along the snows, a stiffened corse, Stretch'd out, and bleaching in the northern blast. Ah little think the gay licentious proud, Whom pleasure,...devouring flood, Or more devouring flame. How many bleed, By shameful variance betwixt man and man. How many pine in want, and dungeon glooms; Shut from...
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The Seasons ...

James Thomson - 1802 - 320 pages
...and bleaching in the northern blast. Ah little think the gay licentious proud, Whom pleasure, pow'r, and affluence surround; They, who their thoughtless...devouring flood, Or more devouring flame. How many bleed, By shameful variance betwixt man and man. How many pine in want, and dungeon glooms; Shut from...
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An Account of the Rise, Progress, and Present State, of the ..., Issue 398

James Neild - 1802 - 386 pages
...Society for the Discharge and Relief of Small Debtors, In MARCH, 1802. BY JAMES NEILD, ESQ. TREASURER. " Ah ! little think the gay, licentious proud, " Whom...little think they, while they dance along, " How many pine in want, and dungeon glooms, " Shut from the common air, and common use " Of their own limbs !...
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An Account of the Rise, Progress, and Present State, of the ..., Issue 398

James Neild - 1802 - 384 pages
...for the Discharge and Relief of Small Debtors, In MA R CH, 18O2. BY JAMES NEILD, Esa. TREASURER. " Ah ! little think the gay, licentious proud, " Whom...hours in giddy mirth " And wanton, often cruel, riot w#ste ; " Ah ! little think they, while they dance along, " How many pine in want, and dungeon glooms,...
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The seasons. To which is prefixed, the life of the author, by P. Murdoch ...

James Thomson - 1803 - 330 pages
...furround ; They, who their thoughtlefs hours in giddy mirth, And wanton, often cruel, riot wafte ; Ah ! little think they, while they dance along, How many feel, this very moment, death And all the fad variety of pain. How many fink in the devouring flood, Or more devouring flame. How many bleed,...
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The Beauties of the Evangelical Magazine, Volume 2

1803 - 512 pages
...gay licentious throng, " Whom pleafure, pomps, and affluence furround : " Ah, little think they, as they dance along, " How many feel this very moment death, " And all the fad variety of Vroe." THOMSON. But though they feel not the inclemency of winter ikies, they will one...
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The Hive: Or, A Collection of Thoughts on Civil, Moral, Sentimental and ...

1803 - 228 pages
...the amorous man is not more suddenly melted with beauty, than the, compassionate man with misery, . Ah ! little think the gay licentious proud, Whom pleasure, power, and affluence -siux round ; ' " *,# They, who their thoughtless hours in gidfy mirth, Su And wanton, often cruel,...
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The Poetical Works of James Thomson: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 1

James Thomson, John Aikin - 1804 - 232 pages
...corse, 320 Stretch'd out and bleaching in the northern blast. And wanton, often cruel, riot waste ; 325 Ah ! little think they, while they dance along, How...devouring flood, Or more devouring flame ! how many bleed, 330 By shameful variance betwixt man and man 1 How many pine in want, and dungeon glooms, Shut...
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The Speaker Or Miscellaneous Pieces Selected from the Best English Writers ...

William Enfield - 1804 - 418 pages
...The Muse forbids the virtuous Man to die. MASON. CHAP. XXI. On the Miseries of human Life. J\.n little think the gay licentious proud, "Whom pleasure,...giddy mirth, And wanton , often cruel , riot waste ; A h little think they , while they d.ince along ,, How many feel , this verv moment, death And all...
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Letters Written During a Tour Through North Wales, in the Year 1798, and at ...

John Evans - 1804 - 440 pages
...to rescue their fellow-creatures "> from such complicated misery... A '.''"' •:: '.••". i i":" Ah! little think the gay licentious proud, Whom pleasure,...surround ; ' They, who their thoughtless hours in giddy rnirth, And wanton, often cruel, 'riot NVaste ; • ." '•' • :| ••' j..Ah! little think they,...
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