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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 Poetical Works

Robert Southey
...now were all the seamen's homeward hopes, Vain all their skill ! . . we drove before the storm. 'T is 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,...
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Eliza Cook's Journal, Volume 7

Eliza Cook - 1852
...the grass in a June day. Books of voyages are for winter nights, — for, as Southey says, — "Tss pleasant by the cheerful hearth to hear Of tempests...deep, And pause at times, and feel that we are safe ; And with an eager and suspended soul, Woo terror to delight us. We often treat books as companions,...
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