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" Tis pleasant, by the cheerful hearth, to hear Of tempests and the dangers of the deep, And pause at times, and feel that we are safe ; Then listen to the perilous tale again, And with an eager and suspended soul, Woo terror to delight us. "
The World: Or, First Lessons in Astronomy and Geology: In Connetion with the ... - Page 109
by Hamilton Lanphere Smith - 1848 - 324 pages
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The Young Ladies' Reader: Containing Rules, Observations, and Exercises and ...

William Draper Swan - Readers - 1851 - 428 pages
...prospects brightening to the last, His heaven commences ere the world be past. The Danger of the Deep. 'Tis pleasant by the cheerful hearth to hear Of tempests...eager and suspended soul, Woo terror to delight us. But to hear The roaring of the raging elements ; To know all human skill, all human strength, Avail...
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Sketches of the poetical literature of the past half-century in six lectures

David Macbeth Moir - English poetry - 1851 - 330 pages
...song, " Ye gentlemen of England, who sit at home at ease," are the following impressive lines : — " 'Tis pleasant, by the cheerful hearth, to hear Of...eager and suspended soul, Woo Terror to delight us : — but to hear The roaring of the raging elements — To know all human skill, all human strength...
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The Dublin university magazine

University magazine - 1851
...now, were all the seamen's homeward hopes ! Vain all their skill ! . . ЛУе drove before the storm. Tis pleasant, by the cheerful hearth, to hear Of tempests...perilous tale again, And, with an eager and suspended sonl, Woo terror to delight us. But to hear The roaring of the raging elements, To know all human skill,...
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Select English poetry, with notes by E. Hughes

Edward Hughes - 1851
...Suffering. Deep. Howl. Avail. Mariner. Pause. 'Tis pleasant by the cheerful hearth to hear Of tempests,1 and the dangers of the deep, And pause at times, and...eager and suspended soul, Woo terror to delight us. But to hear The roaring of the raging elements, — To know all human skill, all human strength, Avail...
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Glimpses and Gatherings, During a Voyage and Visit to London and the Great ...

William Allen Drew - Great Exhibition - 1852 - 404 pages
...with a hearty " good morning" and a blessing, seeming to have forgotten their late labor and danger. " Tis pleasant by the cheerful hearth to hear Of tempests,...eager and suspended soul Woo terror to delight us ! but to hear The roaring of the raging elements, To know all human skill, all human strength, Avail...
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Glimpses and Gatherings, During a Voyage and Visit to London and the Great ...

William Allen Drew - Great Exhibition - 1852 - 404 pages
...with a hearty " good morning" and a blessing, seeming to have forgotten their late labor and danger. " Tis pleasant by the cheerful hearth to hear Of tempests,...dangers of the deep, And pause at times and feel that we aie safe ; Then listen to the perilous tale again, And with an eager and suspended soul Woo terror...
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Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, Volumes 17-18

William Chambers, Robert Chambers - London (England) - 1852
...deepest interest in winter, while the hail dashes against the window. Southey speaks of this delight— "Tis pleasant by the cheerful hearth to hear Of tempests...dangers of the deep. And pause at times and feel that we arc safe; And with an eager and suspended soul, Woo terror to delight us." 'The «ob* of the storm...
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Mental Portraits: Or, Studies of Character

Henry Theodore Tuckerman - Biography - 1853 - 384 pages
...which o'er a world of wickedness Spreads its eternal canopy serene." And again, in the same poem — " 'Tis pleasant, by the cheerful hearth, to hear Of...are safe, Then listen to the perilous tale again, .l/i"! » ilk an eager and suspended soul Woo terror to delight us." In Roderic is a fine and characteristic...
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The advanced prose and poetical reader, by A.W. Buchan

Alexander Winton Buchan - 1854
...cumbere. Per'il-ous, adj periculum. A-vaiT, v valere. I Suffer-ing, part ferre. | Mar'i-ner, » , mare. 'Tis pleasant by the cheerful hearth to hear Of tempests,...eager and suspended soul. Woo terror to delight us. But to hear The roaring of the raging elements — To know all human skill, all human strength, Avail...
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Minutes of the Committee of Council on Education

Great Britain. Committee on Education - Schools - 1855
...sunk beneath iron oppression. Section 3. Write a prose paraphrase of the following passage — " "fis pleasant by the cheerful hearth to hear Of tempests...eager and suspended soul, Woo terror to delight us. But to hear The roaring of the raging elements, — To know all human strength, all human skill, Avail...
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