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" Now stir the fire, and close the shutters fast, Let fall the curtains, wheel the sofa round, And while the bubbling and loud-hissing urn Throws up a steamy column, and the cups, That cheer but not inebriate, wait on each, So let us welcome peaceful evening... "
The Poems of William Cowper - Page 300
by William Cowper - 1905 - 741 pages
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Poems,

William Cowper - 1800 - 420 pages
...her plum'd And jewell'd turban with a smile of peace, Or do we grind her still ? The grand debate, The popular harangue, the tart reply, The logic, and...laugh — I. long to know them all ; I burn to set th' imprison'd wranglers free, And give them voice and utt'rance once again. Now stir the fire, and...
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The Monthly Visitor, and Entertaining Pocket Companion, Volume 12

1801
...wear her plum'd And jewell'd turban with a smile of peace, Of do we grind her still? The grand debate, The popular harangue, the tart reply, The logic, and...loud laugh— I long to know them all ; I burn to set th' imprison'd wranglers free, And give them voice and utterance once again ! The reader will now be...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - English poetry - 1802
...her plum'd And jewell'd turban with a smile of peace ? Or do we grind her still ? The grand debate, The popular harangue, the tart reply, The logic, and...laugh — I long to know them all ; I burn to set th' imprison'd wranglers free, And give them voice and utt'rance once again. Now stir the fire, and...
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Poems of Established Reputation: To Wit: 1st. The Art of Preserving Health

Poetry - 1802 - 288 pages
...her plum'd And jewel'd turban with a smile of peace, Or do we grind her still .' The grand debate, W The popular harangue, the tart reply, The logic, and...wit. And the loud laugh — I long to know them all ; 1 burn to set the imprison'd wranglers free, And give them voice and utterance once again. 35 Now...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1806
...popular harangne, the tart reply, The logic,: and the wisdom, and the wit, And the loud laugh — 1 long to know them all ; I burn to set the imprisoned...fall the curtains, wheel the sofa round, . And while ths bubbling and loud hissing urn Throws up a steamy column, and the cups, That cheer but not inebriate,...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper: Of the Inner Temple, Esq, Volume 2

William Cowper - English poetry - 1806
...her plumed And jewelled turban with a smile of peace, Or do we grind her still ? The grand debate, The popular harangue, the tart reply, The logic and...And the loud laugh — I long to know them all ; I bum to set the imprisoned wranglers free, And give them voice and utterance once again. Now stir the...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1809
...her plum'J And jewell'd turban with a smile of pea re, Or do we grind her still ? The grind debate, d her name; Our very wishes gives us not our wish ; Haw distant oft the thing we dote on most, From th* imprison'd wranglers free, And give them voice and utt* ranee once again. Now stir the fire, and...
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Poems [ed. by J. Newton]. Illustr. with engr. from the designs of ..., Volume 2

William Cowper - 1810
...Snore to the murmurs of th' Atlantic wave? Is India free? and does she wear her plum'd And jewell'd turban with a smile of peace, Or do we grind her still?...laugh — I long to know them all ; I burn to set th' imprison'd wranglers free, And give them voice and utt'rance once again. Now stir the fire, and...
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The Task: A Poem. In Six Books

William Cowper - English poetry - 1810 - 193 pages
...long to know them all ; I burn to set th' imprison'd wranglers free, And give them voice and utt'rance once again. Now stir the fire, and close the shutters...wheel the sofa round, And, while the bubbling and loud-hissing urn Throws up a steamy column, and the cups, That cheer, but not inebriate, wait on each...
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The Gleaner: A Series of Periodical Essays, Volume 1

Nathan Drake - English essays - 1811
...domestic fire-side, as our lamented Cowper. I am tempted to add a few of these interesting sketches. Now stir the fire, and close the shutters fast, Let...curtains, wheel the sofa round, And while the bubbling and loud-hissing urn Throws up a steamy column, and the cups, That cheer but not inebriate, wait on each,...
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