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" The flower hangs its heavy head, waving, at times, to the gale. ' Why dost thou awake me, O gale?' it seems to say, ' I am covered with the drops of heaven. The time of my fading is near, the blast that shall scatter my leaves. To-morrow shall the traveller... "
The Tale of a Modern Genius, Or, The Miseries of Parnassus: In a Series of ... - Page 34
by John Fitzgerald Pennie - 1827
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A Critical Dissertation on the Poems of Ossian the Son Fingal

Hugh Blair - 1763
...death. " The thirtle (hakes its beard to the wind.. " The flower hangs its heavy head—itfeems to fay, I am covered " with the drops of heaven ; the time of my departure is near, " and the blaft that shall fcatter my leaves." Malvina's death is hinted to him...
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The Works of Ossian, the Son of Fingal

Bards and bardism - 1765 - 460 pages
...hangs its heavy head, waving, at times, to the gale. Why doft thou awake me, O gale, it feems to fay, I am covered with the drops of heaven ? The time of my fading is near, and the blaft that fhall fcatter my leaves. To-morrow mall the traveller come, he that faw me in my beauty...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 2

1773
...<' The thiftle fhakes its beard to the wind. The '' ftower hangs its heavy head ; it feems to fay, " I am covered with the drops of heaven ; the " time of my departure is near, and the blaft " that fhall fcatter my leaves.'' Malvina's death is hinted to him...
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The Sorrows of Werter: A German Story, Volume 2

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - 1779
...the manufcript, and in. broken accents continued. " Why doft thou awake me, Q gale? It feems to fay, I am covered with the drops of heaven. The time of my fading is near, and the blaft that fhall fcatter my leaves. To-morrow fhall the traveller come; he that faw me in my beauty...
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The Works of Ossian, the Son of Fingal, Volume 4

Ossian - Scottish Gaelic poetry - 1783
... The thiftle shakes its beard to the wind. The flower hangs its heavy head-it feems to fay, I am >, covered with the drops of heaven ; the time of my departure is near, and the blaft that shall fcatter my leaves . Malvina's death is hinted to him...
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The Sorrows of Werter: a German Story. ...

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - German literature - 1784
....manufcript, and in broken accents continued. " Why doft thou awake me, O gale ? It feems to fay, I arn covered with the drops of heaven. The time of my fading is near, and the blaft that fhall fcatter my leaves. To-morrow fhall the traveller come : he that faw me in my beauty...
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The Sorrows of Werther: A German Story, Volume 2

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - 1785
...manufcript, and in broken accents, continued. Why " Why doft thou awake me, O gale? It .feems to fay, I am covered with the drops of heaven. The time of my fading is near, and the blaft that fhall fcatter my leaves. To-morrow fhall the traveller come ; he that faw me in my beauty...
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Werter. A Tragedy: As Performed at the Theatres-Royal, Bath, Bristol, Covent ...

Frederick Reynolds - English drama (Tragedy) - 1786 - 60 pages
...fays, "Goon.* WELTER feaii. " Why doft thou jiwske me, O! gale ! — It feems " to fay I am cover'd with the drops of Heaven— " The time of my fading - -is near, and the blaft— — " that ftiall fcatter ray le.ives - to-morrow — • — fliall " the traveller come...
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The Sorrows of Werter: A German Story

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Philippe Charles Aubry - 1789 - 74 pages
...and, in broken accents, thus continued— ' Why doft thou awake me, O Gale ! ' It Teems to lay — " I am covered with " the drops of Heaven. The time of " my fading is ne.4r, and the blaft that " mall leaner my leaves. To-morrow " fhall the traveller coms; he that law...
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The Poems of Ossian, the Son of Fingal

1799
...its heavy head, waving, at times, to the gale. " Why doft thou awake me, O gale?" it feems to fay; " I am covered with the drops of heaven. The time of my fading is near, and the blaft that fhall fcatter my leaves. To-morrow mall the traveller come, lie that faw me in my beauty...
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