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" She next the stately Bull implored ; And thus replied the mighty lord: "Since every beast alive can tell That I sincerely wish you well ; I may, without offence, pretend To take the freedom of a friend. Love calls me hence ; a favourite cow Expects me... "
The Beauties of English Poetry - Page 99
by Peter Pindar - 1804
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Fables ...: With a Life of the Author

John Gay - English poetry - 1799 - 237 pages
...thus reply'd the mighty Lord. Since ev'ry beaft alive can tell That I fincerely wifli you well , I may , without offence , pretend To take the freedom...Expects me near yon barley-mow; And when a lady's in the cafe, Tou know all other things give place. To leave you thus might feem unkind ; But fee, the Goat...
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Fables. By the Late Mr. Gay. In Two Volumes

John Gay - 1799
...reply'd the mighty lord. Since Since ev'ry bea# alive can tell . That I fuicerely wifh you well, I may, without offence, pretend To take the freedom of a friend ; Love calls me hence ; a fav'rite cow , • Expe&s me near yon barely mow : And when a lady's in the cafe You know, all other things give...
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Moore. Cawthorne. Collins. Dyer. Shenstone. Mallet. Akenside. Gray ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1800
...thus reply'd the mighty lord : " Since every beaft alive can tell That [ fincerely wiih you well, I may, without offence, pretend To take the freedom of a friend. Love calls me hence ; a favourite Cow Expeirs me near yon' barley-mow j And, when a lady'-s in the cafe, You know, all other...
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Fables

John Gay, Edward Moore - Fables, English - 1800 - 235 pages
...And thus replied the mighty lord: Since ev'ry beast alive ca'n tell That I sincerely wish you well, I may, without offence, pretend To take the freedom of a friend : Love calls mc hence ; a fav'rite cow Expects me near yon barley-mow ; And when a lady's in the case, You know...
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Moore. Cawthorne. Collins. Dyer. Shenstone. Mallet. Akenside. Gray ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1800
...mighty lord: " Since every bead alive can tell That 1 fincerely wrifh you welj, 1 may, without offeree, pretend To take the freedom of a friend. Love calls me hence ; a favourite Cow Expcfts me near yon' tuiley-mow i And, when a lady's in the cafr, You know, all otlirr...
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The haunted palace, or The horrors of Ventoliene, Volume 3

mrs. Yorke - 1801
...: " We know now what business of moment deprived us of your company. How well the poet says, ' But when a lady's in the case, ' You know, all other things give place." " No, on my honor," said Frederic, " you are mistaken. What I told y.ou was really the case, as far...
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Brookiana, Volumes 1-2

Charles Henry Wilson, Henry Brooke - 1804
...lot fell on me, and I am glad of it, not that I wished to deprive my brother of that pleasure, " But when a lady's in the case, " You know all other things give place." 'When I came within six or' seven miles of Mr. Brooke's, I was afraid I should mistake my way in such...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry

Extracts - 1805 - 1016 pages
...mighty lord: Since every b\.a(t alive can tell That 1 (ii.cercly whh you well, I'maj, without oftence, pretend To take the freedom of a friend. Love calls me hence ; a fav'rite cow Exprcts me near yon barley-mow ; And when a lady'* in the cafe, Yon know all other things give place....
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A Museum for Young Gentlemen and Ladies; Or, A Private Tutor for Little ...

Children's literature - 1806
...And thus replied the mighty lord; Since every beait alive can tell That I fincerely wifh you well, I may, without offence, pretend ' To take the freedom...of a friend ; Love calls me hence ; a fav'rite cow Experts me near yon barley mow; And when a lady's in the cafe, You know all other things give place....
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The Poetical Works of John Gay, in Three Volumes: Collated with the Best Edition

John Gay - 1806
...thus replied the mighty lord : ' Since every beast alive can tell That I sincerely wish you well, I may, without offence, pretend To take the freedom of a friend. Love calls me hence ; a favourite cow Expects me near yon barley-mow ; And when a lady's in the case, You know all other things...
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