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" That thought is joy, arrive what may to me. My boast is not, that I deduce my birth From loins enthroned, and rulers of the earth; But higher far my proud pretensions rise — The son of parents passed into the skies. "
Beauties of Cowper. To which are prefixed, a life of the author and ... - Page 167
by William Cowper - 1801
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Poems,

William Cowper - English poetry - 1798
...more diflant from a prolp'rous courfe. . • G-rth. VOL I. Y But oh the thought, that thou art fafe, and he! That thought is joy, arrive what may to me. My boaft is not that I deduce my birth From loins enthron'd, and rulers of the earth ; But higher far...
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Poems,

William Cowper - 1800 - 420 pages
...— Me howling winds drive devious, tempest toss'd, Sails ript, seams op'ning wide, and compass lost, And day by day some current's thwarting force Sets me more distant from a prosp'rous course. But oh the thought, that thou art safe, and he! That thought is joy, arrive what...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - English poetry - 1800
...me more diftant from a profp'rous comic. * Garth. vet. i. y But oh the thought, that thou art fafe, and he ! That thought is joy, arrive what may to me. My boaft is not that I deduce my birth From loins enthron'd, and rulers of the earth ; But higher far...
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

Tobias George Smollett - English literature - 1801
...Me howling winds drive devious, tempest-toss' d, Sails ript, seams op'ning wide, and compass lost ; And, day by day, some current's thwarting force Sets me more distant from a prosp'rous course. s But oh the thought that thou art safe, and he, That thought is joy, arrive what...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper, John Newton - English poetry - 1802
...Me howling winds drive devious, tempest-toss'd, Sails ript, seams op'ning wide, and compass lost : And, day by day, some current's thwarting force Sets me more distant from a prosp'rous course. But, oh ! that thou art safe, and he ! That thought is joy, arrive what may to me."...
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Poems

William Cowper - 1802
...thwarting force Sets me more diftant from a profperous courfe. But oh the thought, that thou art fafe, and he! That thought is joy, arrive what may to me. My boaft is not that I deduce my birth From loins enthroned, and rulers of the earth ; But higher far...
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The New-York Missionary Magazine, and Repository of Religious ..., Volume 2

Cornelius Davis - Missions - 1801
...Me howling, winds drive devious, tempest-toss'd, Sails ript, seams op'ning wide, and compass lost; And, day by day, some current's thwarting force Sets me more distant from a prosp'rous course. * But, oh ! that thou art safe, and he ! That thought is joy. arrive what may to...
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The Monthly Visitor, and Entertaining Pocket Companion, Volume 13

1801
...Me, howling winds drive devious, tempest toss'd, Sails ript, seams open'ing wide, and compass lost, And day by day some current's thwarting force, Sets me more distant from a prosperous course. Bat oh ! the thought that thau art safe, and he, That thought is joy — arrive what may to me ! In...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1805
...thwarting force Sets me more diftant from a profperous courfe.' But oh the thought, that thou art fafe, and he | That thought is joy, arrive what may to me. My boaft is not that I deduce my birth From loins enthroned, and rulers of the earth ; But higher far...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper: Of the Inner Temple, Esq, Volume 3

William Cowper - English poetry - 1806
...— Me howling winds drive devious, tempest tossed, Sails ript, seams opening wide, and compass lost, And day by day some current's thwarting force Sets...My boast is not that I deduce my birth From loins enthroned, and rulers of the earth ; But higher far my proud pretensions rise — The son of parents...
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