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Select Miscellaneous Productions of Mrs. Day, and Thomas Day, Esq. in Verse ...
Esther Milnes Day
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admire adorn Alderman amiable beauty behold benevolence bestow bless blest bloom bosom breast breath Britons Camillus Caroline character charms Crimes and Misdemeanors Day's dear death delight divine dread elegant EPIGRAM ev'ry exalted fair fantastick fashion fear feel female flow flow'r Gauls gentle genuine give gloomy glory glow grace happiness heart heav'nly Heaven honor hope hopes and fears HORATIUS COCLES human immortal Jane Shore lady laws lence Liberty Lord mankind matchless ment merit mind Minerva Miss moral nature ne'er never noble nobler numbers o'er oppression pain passions pleasure Poetry poison'd pow'r praise principles racter rage reason sacred scenes sentiments shade shew shine shore smiles soul Southend species sure sweet taste tear tempest tender thee thing THOMAS DAY THOMAS LOWNDES thou thought thro tion truth tyrant VERSES virtue virtuous Whilst wisdom written youth
Page 2 - Full many a gem of purest ray serene The dark unfathom'd caves of ocean bear: Full many a flower is born to blush unseen, And waste its sweetness on the desert air. Some village Hampden that with dauntless breast The little tyrant of his fields withstood, Some mute inglorious Milton here may rest, Some Cromwell guiltless of his country's blood. Th...
Page 9 - With her the kindred powers of harmony, The deep recesses of the grove shall trace, And hang with flowers each consecrated tree. Blithe Fancy too shall spread her glittering plumes, She loves the white cliffs of Britannia's isle, She loves the spot where infant Genius blooms, She loves the spot where Peace and Freedom smile.