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" He who stills the raven's clamorous nest, And decks the lily fair in flowery pride, Would, in the way His wisdom sees the best, For them and for their little ones provide; But chiefly in their hearts with grace divine preside. "
The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal - Page 260
1809
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The Works of Robert Burns: With an Account of His Life, and a ..., Volume 3

Robert Burns - Scotland - 1815
...take off their sev'ral way , The youngling eottagers retire to rest : The parent-pair their seeret homage pay, And proffer up to heaven the warm request That He, who stills the raven's elam'rous nest, And deeks the lily fair-in flow'ry pride, Would, in the way his wisdom sees the best,...
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The Plain Englishman [ed. by C. Knight and E.H. Locker]., Volume 1

Charles Knight - 1820
...homeward all take off their sev'ral way j The youngling cottagers retire to rest : The parent-pair their secret homage pay, And proffer up to heaven...nest, , And decks the lily fair in flow'ry pride, 1 Would, in the way his wisdom sees the best, For them and for their little ones provide ; But chiefly,...
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The Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 1

1821
...dear While circling time moves round in an eternal sphere. Then homeward all take off their several way ; The youngling cottagers retire to rest; The...homage pay, And proffer up to heaven the warm request, • Thwt He who stills the raven's clam'rous nest, And decks the lily fair in fiow'ry pride, Would,...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

Classical poetry - 1822
...May hear, well pleas'd , the language of the soul ; And in his book of life the inmates poor enrol. Then homeward all take off their sev'ral way; The youngling cottagers retire to rest: The parent-pair their secret homage pay, And profter up to Heaven the warm request — That He who stills...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 38

Ezekiel Sanford - English poetry - 1822
...hear, well pleas'd, the language of the soul; And in this book of life the inmates poor enrol. XVIII. Then homeward all take off their sev'ral way ; The youngling cottagers retire to rest : The parent-pair their secret homage pay, And proffer up to Heaven the warm request That He who stills the...
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Saturday Night: Comprising a Review of New Publications, Biography ..., Volume 1

1824
...May hear, well pleas'd, the language of the soul ; And in his book of life the inmates poor enrol. Then homeward all take off their sev'ral way ; The youngling cottagers retire to rest: The parent-pair their -s-.cn/ homage pay, And proffer up to Heaven the warm request, That He who stills...
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Poems, chiefly in the Scottish dialect

Robert Burns - 1824
...hear, well pleas'd, the language of the soul ; And in his book of life the inmates poor enrol. XvIII. Then homeward all take off their sev'ral way ; The youngling cottagers retire to rest : The parent-pair their secret homage pay, And proffer up to Heaven the warm request — That He who stills...
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Saturday night

Saturday night - 1824
...May hear, well pleas'd, the language of the goal ; And in his hunk of id'c the inmates poor enrol. Then homeward all take off their sev'ral way ; The youngling cottagers retire to i rest: The parent-pair their secret homage pay, And proffer up to Heaven the warm request, That He...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 7-8

British anthology - 1825
...Book of Life the inmates poor enrol. i Pope's Windsor Forest. Then homeward all take off their several way ; The youngling cottagers retire to rest : The...the warm request — That He who stills the raven's clamorous nest, And decks the lily fair in flowery pride, Would, in the way his wisdom sees the best,...
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The Beauties of Burns: Consisting of Selections from His Poems and Letters

Robert Burns, Alfred Howard - Poetry - 1826 - 212 pages
...Then homeward all take off their several way; The youngling cottagers retire to rest: The parent-pair their secret homage pay, And proffer up to Heaven the warm request— That He who stills the raven's clamorous nest, And decks the lily fair in flowery pride, Would, in the way his wisdom sees the best,...
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