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" So stately his form, and so lovely her face, That never a hall such a galliard did grace; While her mother did fret, and her father did fume, And the bridegroom stood dangling his bonnet and plume; And the bride-maidens whispered, "'Twere better by far,... "
The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal - Page 10
1808
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The Monthly Mirror: Reflecting Men and Manners: With Strictures on ..., Volume 4

1808
...and plume ; And the bride-maidens whispered, ' 'Twere better by far To have matched our fair cousin with young Lochinvar.' One touch to her hand, and...• When they reached the hall-door, and the charger stood near ; So light to the croupe the fair lady he swung, So light to the saddle before her he sprung...
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Marmion;: A Tale of Flodden Field, Volume 1

Walter Scott - Flodden, Battle of, England, 1513 - 1808 - 377 pages
...bride-maidens whispered, " 'Twere better by far To have matched our fair cousin with young Lochinvar." f One touch to her hand, and one word in her ear, When they reached the hall-door, and the charger stood near; So light to the croupe the fair lady he swung, So light to the saddle before her he sprung...
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Select Reviews of Literature, and Spirit of Foreign Magazines, Volume 1

Enos Bronson - Literature, Modern - 1809
...and plume ; And the bride-maidens whispered, " "Twere better by far To have matched our fair cousin with young Lochinvar." One touch to her hand, and one word in her ear, When they reached the hall door, and the charger stood near So light to the croup the fair lady he swung ! So light to...
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Select Reviews, Volumes 1-2

1809
...and plume ; And the bride-maidens whispered, " 'Twere better by far To have matched our fair cousin with young Lochinvar." One touch to her hand, and one word in her ear, When they reached the hall door, and the charger stood near So light to the croup the fair lady he swung ! 4o light to...
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Marmion

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1810
...and plume ; , And the bride-maidens whispered, " Twere better by far To have matched our fair cousin with young Lochinvar." One touch to her hand, and...ear, When they reached the hall-door, and the charger stood near; So light to the croupe the fair lady he swung, So light to- the saddle before her he sprung...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and ..., Volume 50

Edmund Burke - History - 1810
...bride-niaideas whispered, " 'Twere better by far To hare matched our fair cousin with young Locbinvar." One touch to her hand, and one word in her ear, When they reached the hall-door, and the charger stood near; So light to the cronpc the fair lady he swung, So light to the saddle before her he sprung...
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Marmion, Volume 2

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1810
...bride-maidens whispered, " 'Twere better by far To have matched our fair cousin with young LochOne touch to her hand, and one word in her ear, When they reached the hall-door, and the charger stood near ; So light to the croupe the fair lady he swung, So light to the saddle before her he sprung...
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The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 50

Edmund Burke - History - 1810
...and plume ; And the bride-maidens whispered, " 'Twere better by far To have matched our fair cousin with young Lochinvar." One touch to her hand, and one word in her ear, '. When they reached tlie lia'll.duor, and the charger stood near; So light to the croupe the fair lady he swung, So light...
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Vocal Poetry: Or, A Select Collection of English Songs. To which is Prefixed ...

John Aikin - Ballads, English - 1810 - 249 pages
...bride-maidens whisper'd, a 'T were better by far To have match'd our fair cousin with young LOCHINTAE." One touch to her hand, and one word in her ear, When they reach'd the hall door, and the charger stood near; So light to the croup the fair lady he swung, So...
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Essays on Song-writing;: With a Collection of Such English Songs as are Most ...

John Aikin - Ballads, English - 1810 - 352 pages
...bride-maidens whisper'd, " 'twere better by far [invar." To have match'd our fair cousin with young LochOne touch to her hand, and one word in her ear, When they reach'd the hall door and the charger stood near; So light to the croupe the fair lady he swung, (...
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