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" LIKE as the damask rose you see, Or like the blossom on the tree, Or like the dainty flower of May, Or like the morning of the day, Or like the sun, or like the shade, Or like the gourd which Jonas had; Even such is man, whose thread is spun, Drawn out,... "
The Literary Magazine, and American Register - Page 171
1808
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The Bell of St. Paul's

Walter Besant - 1908 - 328 pages
...lines, — Like to the damask rose yon see, Or like the blossoms on the tree, Or like the dainty flowers of May, Or like the morning of the day, Or like the sun, or like the shade, Or like the gourd which Jona9 had. Even so is 3ian whose thread is spun. Drawn out and cut and so is done. ' Are yon tired...
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Proceedings of the Assembly of the State of New York: In Memory of Hon ...

New York (State). Legislature. Assembly - 1908 - 117 pages
...is fitting that we should give public expression to our sense of bereavement and loss. 116 " Like as the damask rose you see, Or like the blossom on the tree, Or like the dainty flower in May, Or like the morning of the day. E'en such is man ; — whose thread is spun, Drawn out, and...
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Best Things from Best Authors, Volume 4

Jacob W. Shoemaker - Elocution - 1908
...rose you see, Or like a blossom on a tree, Or like the dainty flower in May, Or like the moruing to the day, Or like the sun, or like the shade, Or like the gourd which Jonah made; Even such is ma,l, whose thread is spun, Drawn out and out, and so is done. The rose withers,...
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How to Read and Declaim

Grenville Kleiser - Elocution - 1911 - 428 pages
...rose you see, Or like a blossom on a tree, Or like the dainty flower in May, Or like the morning to the day, Or like the sun, or like the shade ; Or like the gourd, which Jonah made : Even such is man, whose thread is spun, Drawn out and out, and so is done. The rose withers,...
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The Home Book of Verse, American and English ..., Volume 8, Pages 3149-3742

American poetry - 1912 - 3742 pages
...cunning skill to break a heart. James Shirley [1596-1666] MAN'S MORTALITY From " Microbiblion " LIKE as the damask rose you see, Or like the blossom on the...the shade, Or like the gourd which Jonas had; Even such is man, whose thread is spun, Drawn out, and cut, and so is done. The rose withers, the blossom...
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Psychology of the spoken word

Delbert Moyer Staley - Elocution - 1914 - 370 pages
...understood by the speaker in order to get the true interpretation. MAN'S MORTALITY Simon Wastell. Like as the damask rose you see, Or like the blossom on the tree, Or like the dainty flower in May, Or like the morning of the day, Or like the sun, or like the shade, Or like the gourd which...
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Shoemaker's Best Selections for Readings and Recitations, Issue 4

Recitations - 1908
...rose you see, Or like a blossom on a tree, Or like the daiuty flower in May, Or like the morning to the day, Or like the sun, or like the shade, Or like the gourd which Jonah made ; Even such is man, whose thread is spun, Drawn out and out, and so is done. The rose withers,...
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Metaphysical Lyrics & Poems of the Seventeenth Century: Donne to Butler

Sir Herbert John Clifford Grierson - English poetry - 1921 - 244 pages
...hope : Like as the damask rose you see, Or like the blossom on the tree, Or like the dainty flower in May, Or like the morning of the day, Or like the sun,...shade, Or like the gourd which Jonas had — Even such is man : whose thread is spun, Drawn out and cut and so is done. If none can scape Death's dreadful...
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The Family friend [ed. by R.K. Philp]., Volume 1

Robert Kemp Philp
...only smile in hope's bright spring, And darken when the spirit grieves. ON MAN'S MORTALITY. " Like as the damask rose you see, Or like the blossom on the...like the dainty flower of May, Or like the morning to the day, Or like the sun, or like the shade, Or like the gourd which Jonas had— E'en such is man,...
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The Story of the Irish Race: A Popular History of Ireland

Seumas MacManus - Ireland - 1921 - 719 pages
...Islands of Scotland, and translated into English. Or like a dainty flower in May, Or like the morning to the day, Or like the sun, or like the shade, Or like the gourd which Jonah made ; Even such is man whose thread is spun, Drawn out and out, and so is done. The rose withers,...
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