Eolopoesis: American Rejected Addresses

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J. C. Derby, 1855 - Počet stran: 240
 

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Strana 136 - Haste thee, nymph, and bring with thee Jest, and youthful Jollity, Quips, and cranks,* and wanton* wiles, Nods, and becks, and wreathed smiles, Such as hang on Hebe's cheek, And love to live in dimple sleek; Sport that wrinkled Care derides, And Laughter holding both his sides.
Strana 86 - Why, so can I, or so can any man ; But will they come, when you do call for them ? Glend.
Strana 237 - Here thou, great ANNA ! whom three realms obey, Dost sometimes counsel take — and sometimes tea.
Strana 220 - Have you so soon forgotten all lessons of love and forgiveness? This is the house of the Prince of Peace, and would you profane it Thus with violent deeds and hearts overflowing with hatred?
Strana 239 - Knowe, as behind the hand with his mails and duties. Sir Robert gave my gudesire a look as if he would have withered his heart in his bosom. Ye maun ken he had a way of bending his brows that men saw the visible mark of a horse-shoe in his forehead, deep-dinted, as if it had been stamped there. "Are ye come light-handed, ye son of a toom whistle?
Strana 20 - TwAS in a land o'f learning, The Muses' favourite city, Such pranks of late Were play'd by a rat, As tempt one to be witty. All in a college study, Where books were in great plenty ; This rat would devour More sense in an hour, Than I could write in twenty. Corporeal food, tis granted, Serves vermin less...
Strana 150 - ... that they would have been more usefully, more honourably, and more piously employed in cutting our throats than in carrying our portmanteaus. The faithful Steel (Methley's Yorkshire servant) stood aghast for a moment at the sight of his master's luggage upon the shoulders of these warlike porters, and when at last we began to move up he could scarcely avoid turning round to cast one affectionate look towards Christendom, but quickly again he marched on with...
Strana 30 - Fuggì tutta la notte , e tutto il giorno Errò senza consiglio e senza guida , Non udendo o vedendo altro d...
Strana 221 - Take in his leathern lap the hoof of the horse as a plaything, Nailing the shoe in its place ; while near him the tire of the cart-wheel Lay like a fiery snake, coiled round in a circle of cinders.
Strana 142 - Ignavum, fucos, pecus a praesepibus arcent. Fervet opus, redolentque thymo fragrantia mella Ac veluti, lentis Cyclopes fulmina massis...

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