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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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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Including Several Pieces Not Inserted in ...

Robert Burns - 1854 - 520 pages
...now the share uptears thy bed, And low them lies! Such is the fate of artless maid, Sweet flow'ret of the rural shade ! By love's simplicity betray'd,...like thee, all soil'd, is laid Low i' the dust. Such js the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starr'd; Unskillful he to note the card...
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A Compendium of English Literature, Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1854 - 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,...trust, Till she, like thee, all soil'd, is laid Low i' tile dust. Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starr'd ! Unskilful he to...
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The Beauties of the British Poets, with a Few Introductory Observations

George Croly - 1854 - 426 pages
...thee, all soiled, is laid 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, Aud whelm him o'er. Such fate to suffering worth is given, Who long with wants and woes has striven...
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The Rhyme and Reason of Country Life, Or, Selections from Fields Old and New

Susan Fenimore Cooper - 1855 - 510 pages
...artless maid, Sweet flow'ret of the rural shade ! By love's simplicity betray'd, And guileless breast ; Till she, like thee, all soil'd is laid Low i' the...simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starr'd, Unskillful he to note the card Of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, And whelm him...
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The Rhyme and Reason of Country Life, Or, Selections from Fields Old and New

Susan Fenimore Cooper - 1855 - 478 pages
...maid, Sweet flow'ret of the rural shade ! By love's simplicity betray'd, And guileless breast; Ttll she, like thee. all soil'd is laid Low i' the dust....simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starr'd, Unskillful he to note the card Of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, And whelm him...
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The Complete Works of Robert Burns: Containing His Poems, Songs, and ...

Robert Burns - 1855 - 562 pages
...guise ; But now the share uptears thy bed, 118 119 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 soiPd, is laid Low i' the dust. Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starr'd...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1856 - 800 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,...prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, Such fate to suffering worth is given, Who long with wants and woes has striven, By human pride or...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Including Several Pieces Not Inserted in ...

Robert Burns - 1856 - 538 pages
...now the share uptears thy bed, And low tliou 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 :" the dust. Such is the fate of simple bard. On life's rough ocean luckless starr'd; Unskillful he...
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The Englishwoman's domestic magazine. [Imperf. With] Supplemental fashions ...

1008 pages
...the rural shade I 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. And whelm...
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The Rural Poetry of the English Language: Illustrating the Seasons and ...

Joseph William Jenks - 1856 - 578 pages
...is laid Low in the dust. Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starred ! mad, unehained elements, to teaeh Whe rules them. Be it ours to meditate In thes bard, And whelm him o'er. Such fate to suffering worth is given, Who long with wants and woes has striven,...
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