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" O' clod or stane, Adorns the histie stibble-field, Unseen, alane. There, in thy scanty mantle clad, Thy snawy bosom sun-ward spread, Thou lifts thy unassuming head In humble guise; But now the share uptears thy bed, And low thou lies ! Such is the fate... "
The Complete Poetical Works of Robert Burns: With Explanatory and Glossarial ... - Page 84
by Robert Burns, James Currie - 1847 - 635 pages
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A treatise on happiness [by J. Flamank].

James Flamank - 1833 - 414 pages
...Persia to the Macedonian." If poets may possess some enjoyment ; if, to use the language of Burns — " Such is the fate of simple Bard, On life's rough ocean...billows rage, and gales blow hard, And whelm him o'er ; " — how much more may the calm and well-regulated philosopher enjoy, who, possessing genius, is...
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Advertisement ; Life of Burns ; Glossary ; Preface to the first edition ...

Robert Burns - 1834 - 206 pages
...thy bedt And low Uiou ties ! By love's simplicity betray'd, And guileless trust, Till she, like tbee, all soil'd, is laid Low i' the dust. Such is the fate of simple Bard, On life's rough oceao luckless starr'd ', Unskilful he to note the card Of prudent lore. Till billows rage, and gales...
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The Works of Robert Burns: With an Account of His Life, and a Criticism on ...

Robert Burns - 1835 - 440 pages
...Such is the fate of artless Maid, Sweet floweret of the rural shade ! By love's simplicity hetray'd, And guileless trust, Till she, like thee, all soil'd,...Unskilful he to note the card Of prudent lore, Till hillows rage, and gales hlow hard, And whelm him o'er ! Such fate to suffering worth is giv'n, Who...
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Flora and Thalia; or, Gems of flowers and poetry, by a lady

Flora (goddess.) - 1835 - 314 pages
...now the share up-tears thy bed, And low thou lies ! Such is the fate of artless maid, Sweet flow'ret of the rural shade ! By love's simplicity betray'd,...trust ; Till she, like thee, all soil'd is laid Low T the dust. Such is the fate of simple Bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starr'd I Unskilful he...
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Beauties of the Country: Or, Descriptions of Rural Customs, Objects, Scenery ...

Thomas Miller - 1837 - 466 pages
...now the share uptears thy head, And low thou lies. Such is the fate of artless maid, Sweet flow'ret of the rural shade, By love's simplicity betray'd,...starr'd ; Unskilful he to note the card Of prudent lore : The billows rage, and gales blow hard, And whelm him o'er ! Such fate to suffering worth is given,...
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Select Works of the British Poets, in a Chronological Series from Falconer ...

John Aikin - 1838 - 796 pages
...now the share uptears thy bed, And low thou lies ! Such is the fate of artless maid, Sweet floweret of the rural shade ! By love's simplicity betray'd,...and gales blow hard, And whelm him o'er ! Such fate of suffering worth is given, Who long with wants and woes has striven, By human pride or cunning driven,...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Falconer ...

John Aikin - 1838 - 750 pages
...now the share uptcars thy bed, And low thou lies ! Such is the fate of artless maid, Sweet floweret of the rural shade ! By love's simplicity betray'd,...is laid Low i' the dust. Such is the fate of simple hard, On life's rough ocean luckless starr'd ! Unskilful he to note the card Of prudent lore, Till...
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The poetic reciter; or, Beauties of the British poets: adapted for reading ...

Henry Marlen - 1838 - 342 pages
...now the share uptears thy bed, And low thou lies ! Such is the fate of artless Maid, Sweet flow'ret of the rural shade ! By love's simplicity betray'd,...she, like thee, all soil'd, is laid Low i' the dust. c Neebor, neighbour. d Weet, rain, wetness, e Spreckled, spotted, speckled. f Glinted, peeped, g Wa's,...
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The Works of Robert Burns, Volume 1

Robert Burns - 1840 - 368 pages
...now the share uptears thy bed, And low thou lies ! Such is the fate of artless Maid, Sweet flow'ret of the rural shade ! By love's simplicity betray'd,...Low i' the dust. Such is the fate of simple Bard, On hfe's rough ocean luckless starr'd 1 Unskilful he to note the card Of prudent lore, Till billows rage,...
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The Works of Robert Burns

Robert Burns - 1840 - 872 pages
...enjoythat renders life delightful. — BURNS.] VI. Such is the fate of artless maid, Sweet flow'ret court-day, An' mony a time my heart's been wae, Poor...cash, How they maun thole a factor's snash : He'll st Til. STANZAS Quo л íHount.im Batan, Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless...
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