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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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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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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 2

Abraham Mills - 1851 - 616 pages
...the 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 prndent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, And...
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The Works of the British Poets, Selected and Chronologically Arranged ...

John Aikin - 1852 - 792 pages
...now the share uptears thy bed, And low thou lies .' Such is the fate of artless imid, 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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Hausschatz englischer Poesie: Auswahl aus den Werken der bedeutendsten ...

Oskar Ludwig Bernhard Wolff - 1852 - 438 pages
...Such is the fate of artless maid, Sweet flow'ret of the rural shade ! By love's simplicity betray 'd, And guileless trust, Till she, like thee, all soil'd,...Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, And whelm liim o'er! Such fate to suffering worth is giv'n, Who long with wants and woes has striv'n, By human...
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Garden Walks with the Poets

Caroline Matilda Kirkland - 1852 - 356 pages
...flow'rct of the tural shade ! By love's simplicity bctray'd, And guileless trust, Till she, like thec, all soil'd is laid Low i' the dust. Such is the fate...ocean luckless starr'd. Unskilful he to note the card TO A MOUNTAIN DAISY. 51 Of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow Lard, And whelm him o'er....
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The book of English poetry, with critical and biogr. sketches of the poets

English poetry - 1853 - 552 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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Poets of England and America: Being Selections from the Best Authors of Both ...

1853 - 560 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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Gift of Flowers: Love's Wreath for 1854

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - 1854 - 350 pages
...! Such is the fate of artless maid, Sweet floweret of the rural shade 114 THE POETRY OF FLOWERS ' / By love's simplicity betray'd, And guileless trust...ocean luckless starr'd ! Unskilful he to note the card i Of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, And whelm him o'er ! Such fate to suffering...
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The Travels and Adventures of Celebrated Travelers in the Principal ...

Henry Howe - 1854 - 740 pages
...Such is the 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...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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