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" LAWRENCE, of virtuous father virtuous son, Now that the fields are dank, and ways are mire, Where shall we sometimes meet, and by the fire Help waste a sullen day, what may be won From the hard season gaining? Time will run On smoother, till Favonius... "
A Day by the Fire: And Other Papers, Hitherto Uncollected - Page 27
by Leigh Hunt - 1870 - 368 pages
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The Poetical Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1855 - 748 pages
...post o'er land and ocean without rest : They also serve who only stand and wait.* XX. TO MR. LAWRENCE. LAWRENCE, of virtuous father virtuous son,' Now that the fields are dank, and ways are mire, dead mother which wero cold and stifle, insomuch that those who found them had much ado to get the...
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An Account of the Life, Opinions, and Writings of John Milton: With an ...

Thomas Keightley - Poets, English - 1855 - 484 pages
...College, Oxford, (lied at Hedfont, near Staines, in Middlesex, in 1682. Hence, says Milton, v. 2, — ' Now that the fields are dank and ways are mire, Where shall we sometimes meet P' etc.* Milton, in his first reply to More, -written 1651, recites among the most respectable of his...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1857
...o'er land and ocean without rest ; They also serve who only stand and wait." 277 IV. TO MR. LAWRENCE. LAWRENCE, of virtuous father virtuous son, Now that...clothe in fresh attire The lily and rose, that neither sowed nor spun. What neat repast shall feast us, light and choice, Of Attic taste, with wine, whence...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1857 - 570 pages
...And post o'er land and ocean without rest ; They also serve who only stand and wait. TO MR. LAWRENCES LAWRENCE, of virtuous father virtuous son, Now that...the fire Help waste a sullen day, what may be won Roman Catholics, that that Duke thought it necessary to restore all that he had taken from them, and...
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The Poems of John Milton: With Notes, Volume 1

John Milton, Thomas Keightley - 1859
...theneeforth bid thee rest, And drink thy fill of pure immortal streams. xIv. [Xx.] TO MR. LAWRENCE. LAWRENCE, of virtuous father virtuous son, Now that the fields are dank, and ways are mire, AVhere shall we sometimes meet, and by the fire Help waste a sullen day, what may be won Prom the hard...
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Nightingale Valley: A Collection, Including a Great Number of the Choicest ...

William Allingham - 1860 - 288 pages
...Alone, and warming his five wits, The white owl in the belfry sits. TENNYSON. SONNET. TO MR. LAWRENCE. LAWRENCE, of virtuous father virtuous son, Now that...clothe in fresh attire The lily and rose that neither sew'd nor spun. What neat repast shall feast us, light and choice, Of Attic taste, with wine, whence...
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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1860
...humble fireside, when, during that winter of 1665-6, some chosen friend was present as a guest to " Help waste a sullen day, what may be won From the hard season gaining."* For Milton was much visited by his learned contemporaries, and was himself eminently a good converser....
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The Poetical Works of Milton, Young, Gray, Beattie, and Collins

John Milton - English poetry - 1860
...o'er land and ocean without rest; They also serve who only ?tand and wait. TO MR. LAWRENCE. LAWHEXCE, of virtuous father, virtuous son, Now that the fields are dank, and ways arc mire, Where shall we sometimes meet, and by Ihc firt Help waste a sullen dav, what may be won Frrjn...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: Paradise regined, Samson Agonistes, Comus ...

John Milton - Fall of man - 1861
...land and ocean without rest ; They also serve who only stand and wait." xx. ?O ME. LAWRENCE. LAWBENCE, of virtuous father virtuous son, Now that the fields...clothe in fresh attire The lily and rose, that neither sow'd nor spun. What neat repast shall feast us, light and choice, Of Attic taste, with wine, whence...
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Milton's Poetical Works

John Milton - English poetry - 1861 - 662 pages
...rest; They also serve who only stand and wait." XX. TO MR LA WHENCE. % LAWRENCE, of virtuous father 1 virtuous son, Now that the fields are dank, and ways...gaining \ Time will run On smoother, till Favonius 2 re-inspire The frozen earth, and clothe in fresh attire The lilly and rose, that neither soVd nor...
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