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" Then since this world is vain, And volatile, and fleet, Why should I lay up earthly joys, Where rust corrupts, and moth destroys, And cares and sorrows eat ? 'Why fly from ill With anxious skill, When soon this hand will freeze, this throbbing heart be... "
The Poetical Works of Henry Kirke White - Page 178
by Henry Kirke White, Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas - 1840 - 252 pages
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Account of the life of H. K. White. Poems inserted in the life. Poems ...

Henry Kirke White, Robert Southey - English literature - 1808
...corrupts aud moth destroys, And cares and sorrows eat! Why fly from if), With anxious skill, When icon this hand will freeze, this throbbing heart be still....Disappointment, come! Thou art not stern to me; Sad Mouitress! I own thy sway, A votary sad in eqrly day, I bend my knee to thee. From sun to sun, My race...
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The Remains of Henry Kirke White: Of Nottingham, Late of St. John's College ...

Henry Kirke White - 1808 - 314 pages
...vain-, And volatile and fleet, Why should I lay up earthly joys, Where rust corrupts and moth destroys, And cares and sorrows eat ! Why fly from ill, With anxious skill, When soon this band will freeze, this throbbing heart be still. 8. Come, Disappointment, come! Thou art not stern...
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The Remains of Henry Kirke White of Nottingham, Late of St. John's ..., Volume 1

Henry Kirke White - 1811
...vaiu, And volatile and fleet, Why should I lay up earthly joys, Where rust corrupts, and moth destroys, And cares and sorrows eat ? Why fly from ill With...my knee to thee. From sun to sun My race will run, bow, and say, My God, thy will be done. ft 3 8. On another paper are a few lines, written probably...
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Letters to John Aikin, M. D.: On His Volume of Vocal Poetry: and on His ...

James Plumptre - Songs, English - 1811 - 472 pages
...vain, And volatile and fleet, 'Why should I lay up earthly joys, Where rust corrupts and moth destroys, And cares and sorrows eat ! Why fly from ill, With...this hand will freeze, this throbbing heart be still. 8 Come, Disappointment, come ! Thou art not stern to me ; Sad Monitress ! I own thy sway, A votary...
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Hymns, Partly Collected and Partly Original: Designed as a Supplement to Dr ...

William Bengo Collyer - Hymns - 1812 - 908 pages
...vain, And volatile and fleet, Why should I lay up earthly joys, Where rust corrupts and moth destroys, And cares and sorrows eat] Why fly from ill With anxious...When soon this hand will freeze, this throbbing heart lie still ? HYMN DCCCLX. The Harp of Jud,ahj or, the Hiding-place. HK. WHITE. 1 \ WAKE, sweet harp...
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The remains of Henry Kirke White [ed.] with an acount of his life ..., Volume 1

Henry Kirke White - 1813
...vain, And volatile and fleet, Why should I lay up earthly joys, Where rust corrupts, and moth destroys, And cares and sorrows eat ? Why fly from ill With...Come, Disappointment, come ! Thou art not stern to me ; Bad Monitress ! I own thy sway, A votary sad in early day, I bend my knee to thee. From sun to sun...
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The Remains of Henry Kirke White: Of Nottingham, Late of St. John ..., Volume 1

Henry Kirke White, Robert Southey - 1813 - 376 pages
...vain, And volatile and fleet, Why should I lay up earthly joys, Where rust corrupts, and moth destroys* And cares and sorrows eat ? Why fly from ill With...this hand will freeze, this throbbing heart be still ? 8> Come, Disappointment, come! Thou art not stern to me; Sad Monitress ! I own thy sway, A votary...
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The Remains of Henry Kirke White of Nottingham with an Account of His Life

Henry Kirke White, Robert Southey - 1816
...vain, And volatile and fleet, Why should I lay up earthly joys, Where rust corrupts, and moth destroys, And cares and sorrows eat ? Why fly from ill With...this hand will freeze, this throbbing heart be still ? 8. Come, Disappointment, come ! Thou art not stern to me; Sad MonitressM I own thy sway, A votary...
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The Imperial magazine; or, Compendium of religious, moral ..., Volume 6

1824
...volatile, and fleet, Why shonldst thou lay up earthly joy*, Where rust corrupts and moth destroys, And cares and sorrows eat? Why fly from ill, With anxious skill, Since soon thy band must freeze, thy throbbing heart be still?" HK WHITE. LADY, whilst gathering friends...
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The Remains of Henry Kirke White of Nottingham: Late of St. John's ..., Volume 1

Henry Kirke White, Robert Southey - 1820
...And volatile and fleet, Why should I lay up earthly joys, Where rust corrupts, and moth destroys, j And cares and sorrows eat? Why fly from ill With anxious skill, When soon this hand will freeze, this throhhing heart he still? 8. Come, Disappointment, come ! Thou art not stern to me ; Sad Monitress...
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