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" Sinks to the grave with unperceived decay, While Resignation gently slopes the way; And, all his prospects brightening to the last, His heaven commences ere the world be past. "
The Works of the Rev. Thomas Zouch ... With a Memoir of His Life: By the Rev ... - Page 23
by Thomas Zouch, Francis Wrangham - 1820
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 88, Part 2; Volume 124

Early English newspapers - 1818
...meet hislatterentl, Angels themselves befriending Virtue's friend ; Sinks to the earth with ' gradual' decay, While Resignation gently slopes the way And all his prospects brightening at the ... . '*. [past." His neav n commences ere this world be A cheerful piety, indeed, was the...
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The Annual Biography and Obituary, Volume 3

Great Britain - 1819
...age and infirmity, to the poorest and humblest Christian, who — " Sinks to the grave by unperceiv'd decay, " While resignation gently slopes the way;...brightening to the last, " His Heaven commences ere this world be past." " In adopting the form of a dialogue passing between eminent men of the same period,...
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Churchill, 1764, to Johnson, 1784

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1819
...; No surly porter stands in guilty state, To spurn imploring famine from the gate ; But on he moves to meet his latter end, Angels around befriending virtue's friend ; Sinks to the grave with unperceiv'd decay, While resignation gently slopes the way ; And, all his prospects bright'ning to...
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Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - 1821 - 216 pages
...No surly porter stands in guilty state, To spurn imploring famine from. the gate ; But on he moves to meet his latter end, Angels around befriending...the last, His heaven commences ere the world be past ! Sweet was the sound, when oft, at evening's close, Up yonder hill the village murmur rose ; There,...
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Poems Divine and Moral: Many of Them Now First Published

John Bowdler - Hymns, English - 1821 - 468 pages
...; No surly porter stands in guilty state, To spurn imploring famine from the gate ; But on he moves to meet his latter end, Angels around befriending...resignation gently slopes the way ; And all his prospects bright'ning to the last, His heaven commences ere the world be past ! JOHNSON. VANITY OF HUMAN WISHES....
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1821
...meet his latter end, Angels aromid befriending virtue's friend ; Sinks to the grave with unperceiv'd decay, While resignation gently slopes the way ; And,...to the last, His heaven commences ere the world be pastSweet was the sound, when oft, at evening's close, Up yonder hill the village murmur rose ; •...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 9

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 807 pages
...No surly porter stands, in guilty state, To spurn imploring famine from the gate ; But on he moves to meet his latter end, Angels around befriending virtue's friend ; Sinks to the grave with unperceiv'd decay, While resignation gently slopes the way ; And, all his prospects bright'ning to...
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The Traveller, the Deserted Village, and Other Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - 1822 - 154 pages
...No surly porter stands, in guilty state, To spurn imploring famine from the gate ; But on he moves to meet his latter end, Angels around befriending...to the last, His heaven commences ere the world be pass'd. Sweet was the sound, when oft at evening's close Up yonder hill the village murmur rose ; There,...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - Classical poetry - 1822
...deep; No surly porter stands, in guilty state, To spurn imploring famine from the gate; But on he moves to meet his latter end, Angels around befriending...to the last, His Heaven commences ere the world be pass'd. Sweet was the sound, when oft atevening's close Up yonder hill the village murmur rose; There,...
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The English reading book, in verse

William Jillard Hort - English literature - 1822 - 212 pages
...; No surly porter stands in haughty state To spurn imploring famine from the gate ; But on he moves to meet his latter end, Angels around, befriending virtue's friend ; Sinks to the grave with unperceiv'd decay, While resignation gently slopes the way ; And, all his prospects brightening to...
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