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" To them his heart, his love, his griefs, were given, But all his serious thoughts had rest in heaven, As some tall cliff that lifts its awful form, Swells from the vale and midway leaves the storm ; Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread,... "
Longer English poems, with notes, ed. by J.W. Hales - Page 102
edited by - 1872
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The book of celebrated poems

Book - 1854 - 448 pages
...wile, And pluck'd his gown to share the good man's smile. His ready smile a parent's warmth exprest ; Their welfare pleased him, and their cares distrest...in heaven : As some tall cliff that lifts its awful form, Swells from the vale, and midway leaves the storm. Though round its breast the rolling clouds...
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The Characteristics and Laws of Figurative Language

David Nevins Lord - Figures of speech - 1854 - 306 pages
...wile, And plucked his gown, to share the good man's smile. His ready smile a parent's warmth expressed, Their welfare pleased him, and their cares distrest...in heaven. As some tall cliff, that lifts its awful form, Swells from the vale, and midway leaves the storm ; Though round its breast the rolling clouds...
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Flowers of sacred poetry, selected by B. Richings

Benjamin Richings - 1854
...His ready smile a parent's warmth expressed, Their welfare pleased him, and their cares distressed. To them his heart, his love, his griefs were given,...in heaven. As some tall cliff, that lifts its awful form, Swells from the vale, and midway leaves the storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds...
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The advanced prose and poetical reader, by A.W. Buchan

Alexander Winton Buchan - 1854
...His ready smile a parent's warmth expressed, Their welfare pleased him, and their cares distressed ; To them his heart, his love, his griefs were given,...in heaven. As some tall cliff that lifts its awful form, Swells from the vale, and midway leaves the storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds...
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The works of Oliver Goldsmith, ed. by P. Cunningham, Volume 1

Oliver Goldsmith - 1854
...conclude the pray'r ; Preventing angels met it half the way, And sent us back to praise who came to pray." To them his heart, his love, his griefs were given,...in heaven. As some tall cliff that lifts its awful form, Swells from the vale, and midway leaves the storin, Though round its breast the rolling clouds...
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The Works of Oliver Goldsmith, Volume 1

Oliver Goldsmith - 1854
...angels met it half the way, And sent us back to praise who came to pray." DETDEN, Britannia Rcdirwa. To them his heart, his love, his griefs were given,...in heaven. As some tall cliff that lifts its awful form, Swells from the vale, and midway leaves the storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds...
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The Complete Poetical Works of William Collins, Thomas Gray, and Oliver ...

William Collins - English poetry - 1854 - 166 pages
...His ready smile a parent's warmth expressed, Their welfare pleased him, and their cares distressed. To them his heart, his love, his griefs were given,...in heaven. As some tall cliff, that lifts its awful form, Swells from the vale, and midway leaves the storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds...
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The Life and Times of Oliver Goldsmith, Volume 2

John Forster - 1854
...His ready smile a parent's warmth express'd, Their welfare pleas'd him, and their cares distress'd. To them his heart, his love, his griefs were given,...heaven : As some tall cliff, that lifts its awful form, Swells from the vale, and midway leaves the storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Including a Variety ..., Volume 4

Oliver Goldsmith, Sir James Prior - 1854
...man's tmile. His ready smile a parent's warmth exprest, Their welfare pleas'd him, and their eares distrest; To them his heart. his love, his griefs...serious thoughts had rest in heaven. As some tall eliff that lifts its awful form, Swells from the vale, and midway leaves the storm, Though round its...
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The Poetical Works of Goldsmith, Collins, and T. Warton: With Lives ...

Oliver Goldsmith, William Collins, George Gilfillan, Thomas Warton - English poetry - 1854 - 303 pages
...ready smile a parent's warmth cxpress'd ; ia5 Their welfare pleased him, and their cares distress'd : (To them his heart, his love, his griefs were given,...serious thoughts had rest in heaven. /^As some tall cliff1 that lifts its awful form, Swells from the vale, and midway leaves the storm, 190 Though round...
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