Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 31 - 40 of 117 on IN going to my naked bed, as one that would have slept, I heard a wife sing to her....
" IN going to my naked bed, as one that would have slept, I heard a wife sing to her child, that long before had wept. She sighed sore, and sang full sweet, to bring the babe to rest, That would not cease, but cried still, in sucking at her breast. "
Poetry and Poets: A Collection of the Choicest Anecdotes Relative to the ... - Page 172
by Richard Ryan - 1826 - 305 pages
Full view - About this book

Gleanings from the English poets, Chaucer to Tennyson, with biogr. notices ...

Robert Inglis (bookseller) - 1862
...sweet, to bring the babe to rest, That would not cease, but cried still, in sucking at her breast. She was full weary of her watch, and grieved with her child ; She rocked it, and rated it, until on her it smiled ; Then did she say : " Now have I found the proverb true to prove, The falling...
Full view - About this book

The first (-sixth) 'Standard' reader, Part 5

1863
...full sweet, to bring the babe to rest, That would not cease, but cried still, in suckmg at her breast. She was full weary of her watch, and grieved with her child, She rocked it and rated it, until on her it smiled ; Then did she say, " Now have 1 found the proverb true to prove, The falling...
Full view - About this book

Foliorum silvula, selections for translation into Latin and Greek ..., Volume 2

Hubert Ashton Holden - 1864
...sweet to lull the babe to rest, that would not cease, but cried the more upon its mother's breast. She was full weary of her watch, and grieved with...falling out of faithful friends renewing is of love.'" N' 1409 ' O more, ye warbling birds, rejoice, of all that cheered the plain: echo alone preserves her...
Full view - About this book

Mosaics of Human Life

Quotations - 1866 - 305 pages
...full sweet, to bring the babe to rest, That would not cease, but cried still in sucking at her breast. She was full weary of her watch, and grieved with her child; She rocked it, and rated it, until on her it smiled; Then did she say, "Now have I found the proverb true to prove, The falling...
Full view - About this book

History of English Poetry: From the Twelfth to the Close of the ..., Volume 4

Thomas Warton - English poetry - 1871
...would not ceafe, but cried ftil, in lucking at her breft. She was full wearie of her watch, and greeued with her child ; She rocked it, and rated it, till that on her it fmilde: Then did me fay, now haue I found this prouerbe true to proue, The falling out of faithfull...
Full view - About this book

English Grammar: The English Language in Its Elements and Forms, with a ...

William Chauncey Fowler - English language - 1873 - 796 pages
...full sweet to bring the babe to rest That would not cease, but cried still in sucking at her breast. She was full weary of her watch, and grieved with her child ; She rocked it and rated it until on her it smiled ; Then did she say, ' Now have I found the present true to prove, The falling...
Full view - About this book

Adelaide Rosenberg's Troubles

H. Colson - 1876 - 204 pages
...bed As one that would have slept, I heard a wife sing to her child That long had moaned and wept : She was full weary of her watch, And griev-ed with...rock-ed it, and rated it, Till that on her it smiled." After this she had no ears for the final ' God save the Queen,' and was ready as the last word was...
Full view - About this book

Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - Authors, English - 1876
...sweet, to bring the babe to rest, That would not cease, but cried still, in sucking at her breast. espect and duty. And his not applying some severe cures to approaching evils proceeded fr until on her it smiled ; Then did she say : ' Now have I found the proverb true to prove, The falling...
Full view - About this book

Three Centuries of English Poetry: Being Selections from Chaucer to Herrick

Rosaline Orme Masson - English poetry - 1876 - 391 pages
...full sore to bring the babe to rest, That would not rest, but cried still, in sucking at her breast : She was full weary of her watch, and grieved with her child : She rocked it, and she rated it, until on her it smiled : Then did she say, " Now have I found the proverb true to prove,...
Full view - About this book

Three Centuries of English Poetry: Being Selections from Chaucer to Herrick

Rosaline Orme Masson - English poetry - 1876 - 391 pages
...full sore to bring the babe to rest, That would not rest, but cried still, in sucking at her breast : She was full weary of her watch, and grieved with her child : She rocked it, and she rated it, until on her it smiled : Then did she say, " Now have I found the proverb true to prove,...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF