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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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Scripture References and Sacred Poetry, arranged under various heads. By H. D.

H. D. - 1843 - 370 pages
...circling time moves round in an eternal sphere. 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 clamourous nest, And decks the lily fair in flowery pride, Would, in the way his wisdom sees the best,...
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The American Class-reader: Containing a Series of Lessons in Reading; with ...

George Willson - American literature - 1844 - 288 pages
...the soul ; And in his book of life the inmates poor enrol. 7 Then homeward all take off their several way ; The youngling cottagers retire to rest : The...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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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1844
...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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The Complete Poetical Works of Robert Burns: With Explanatory and Glossarial ...

Robert Burns, James Currie - 1844 - 575 pages
...apart, 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 proffer up to Heaven the warm request, That He who stills...
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Famous Men of Modern Times, Volume 1

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Biography - 1844 - 315 pages
...In such society, yet still more dear ; While circling time moves round in an eternal sphere. XVIII. Then homeward all take off their sev'ral way ; The youngling cottagers retire to rest ; Sugh, rush of wind ; frae, from ; pleugh, plough ; crams, crows ; stacker, stagger ; toddlin', tottering...
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Famous Men of Modern Times, Volume 1

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Authors - 1844 - 288 pages
...hearth ; ha' Bible, great Bible that lies in the hall ; lyart, gray ; haffets, temples ; nudes, selects. The parent pair their secret homage pay, And proffer up to Heaven ihe warm request, That He who stills the raven's clam'rous nest, Ami decks the lily fair in flow'ry...
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The rhetorical reader, consisting of choice specimens of oratorical ...

John Hall Hindmarsh - 1845 - 80 pages
...the soul : And in his book of life the inmates poor enrol. 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 Young Maiden

Artemas Bowers Muzzey - Women - 1845 - 264 pages
...employed, what prayers nightly ascend, that she may prove an heir of grace and godliness. " The parent-pair their secret homage pay, And proffer up to Heaven...stills the raven's clam'rous nest, And decks the lily tiir in flow'ry pride, Would, in the way his wisdom sees the best, For them, and for their little ones...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1845
...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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The Genius and Character of Burns

John Wilson - 1845 - 222 pages
...thrill yours if it be in holy keeping ; for he was a good man, and walked all his days fearing God. " 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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