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" SWEET Day, so cool, so calm, so bright, The bridal of the earth and sky, The dew shall weep thy fall to-night ; For thou must die. Sweet Rose, whose hue angry and brave Bids the rash gazer wipe his eye, Thy root is ever in its grave, And thou must die.... "
Essays and Thoughts on Various Subjects, and from Various Authors, &c ... - Page 279
by George Horne - 1808 - 295 pages
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Select Poetry: Chiefly on Subjects Connected with Religion

Religious poetry, English - 1860 - 272 pages
...of five-foot long? Thou 'rt neither fair, nor strong, nor wise, nor rich, nor young. CXXXIX. SWEET day ! so cool, so calm, so bright, Bridal of earth and sky, The dew shall weep thy fall to night; Sweet rose ! in air whose odours wave, And colours charm the eye, Thy root is ever in its...
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Hymns for Christian devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist ...

John Greenleaf Adams, Edwin Hubbell Chapin - Hymns, English - 1860 - 642 pages
...shalt be my hymn, And thought, my only sacrifice. 962. CM HERBERT The Soul's Beauty Unfading. 1 SWEET day! so cool, so calm, so bright, Bridal of earth and sky, The dew shall weep thy foil to-night, For thou, alas ! must die. 2 Sweet rose ! in air whose odors wave, And color charms...
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A book of English poetry; ed. by T. Shorter

Thomas Shorter - 1861
...it is To suffer and be strong. LONGFELLOW. SWEET day, so cool, so calm, so bright, The bridal of the earth and sky, The dew shall weep thy fall to-night ; For thou must die. Sweet rose, whose hue angry and brave Bids the rash gazer wipe his eye, Thy root is ever...
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The chapel of st. John; or, A life of faith in the nineteenth century

Kenelm Henry Digby - 1861
...explain why i; must be so, saying, — " Sweet day, so cool, so calm, so bright, The bridal of the earth and sky ! The dew shall weep thy fall to-night, For thou must dye ! " Sweet rose, whose hue angry and brave Bids the rash gazer wipe his eye ; Thy root is ever...
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An index to familiar quotations selected principally from British authors ...

John Cooper Grocott - 1863
...thereof. ST. MATTHEW. — Chap. VI. Verse 34. Sweet day, so cool, so calm, so bright, The bridul of the earth and sky. The dew shall weep thy fall to-night ; For thou must die. GEOEGE HEHEEET. — The Temple ; Virtue. At the close of the day, when the hamlet is still,...
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Poetic Rhythm: An Introduction

Derek Attridge - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 274 pages
...Here are the first and last stanzas: (14) Sweet day, so cool, so calm, so bright. The bridal of the earth and sky: The dew shall weep thy fall tonight, For thou must die. 4 Only a sweet and virtuous soul, Like seasoned timber, never gives; But though the whole...
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George Herbert: The Critical Heritage

C. A. Patrides - Reference - 1983 - 390 pages
...'Virtue,' begins with a most affecting verse: Sweet day, so cool, so calm, so bright, The bridal of the earth and sky, The dew shall weep thy fall to-night; For thou must die. This piece has been imitated by many succeeding poets, but not one has excelled the original;...
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The Classic Hundred Poems: All-time Favorites

William Harmon - Poetry - 1998 - 360 pages
...lines trimeter, all others pentameter. Virtue Sweet day, so cool, so calm, so bright, The bridal of the earth and sky: The dew shall weep thy fall tonight; For thou must die. Sweet rose, whose hue angry and brave Bids the rash gazer wipe his eye: Thy root is ever...
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Pearls and Pebbles

Catharine Parr Traill - Fiction - 1999 - 211 pages
...and blessings. MEMORIES OF A MAY MORNING* "Sweet day, so cool, so calm, so bright, The bridal of the earth and sky; The dew shall weep thy fall to-night, For thou must die." — Herbert' JUST such a day as holy as George Herbert describes above is this sweet May...
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Light-Gathering Poems

Liz Rosenberg - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2000 - 146 pages
...captain of my soul. GEORGE HERBERT (1593-1633) Sweet day, so cool, so calm, so bright, The bridal of the earth and sky: The dew shall weep thy fall tonight; For thou must die. Sweet rose, whose hue, angry and brave, Bids the rash gazer wipe his eye: Thy root is ever...
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