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" Discourse ensues, not trivial, yet not dull, Nor such as with a frown forbids the play Of fancy, or proscribes the sound of mirth: Nor do we madly, like an impious world, Who deem religion frenzy, and the God That made them an intruder on their joy»,... "
The Saturday Magazine - Page 133
1841
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The British preacher, Volumes 1-2

British preacher - 1831
...invited by you, my christian brethren, with the knowledge that — - " Madly, like an impious world, They deem religion frenzy, and the God That made them an...intruder on their joys ; Start at his awful name, and daem his praise A jarring note," — then let me plainly declare, that you compromise your christian...
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The Task, and Other Poems

William Cowper - 1831 - 179 pages
...their humble doors, And under an old oak's domestick shade, Enjoy'd, spare feast! a radish and an egg. Discourse ensues, not trivial, yet not dull, Nor such as with a frown forbids the play 175 Of fancy, or proscribes the sound of mirth: Nor do we madly, like, an impious World, Who deem religion...
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The Listener, Volume 2

Caroline Fry Wilson - 1832
...trivial, yet not dull, Nor such as with a frown forbids the play Of fancy, or proscribes the round of mirth : Nor do we madly, like an impious world...an intruder on their joys, Start at his awful name. COWPEH. I WAS in contemplation, sitting on the dry moss that cushioned the roots of a half-perished...
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The Listener, Volume 2

Caroline Fry Wilson - 1832
...a worse. My object was to illustrate the difference : not to palliate either. VOL. n. CONVERSATION. Discourse ensues, not trivial, yet not dull, Nor such...frown forbids the play Of fancy, or proscribes the round of mirth: Nor do we madly, like an impious world Who deem religion frenzy, and the God That made...
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The Listener

Caroline Fry - 1833
...play Of fancy, or proscribes the round of mirth : Nor do we madly, like an impious world Who deemed religion frenzy, and the God That made them an intruder on their joys, Start at his awful name. COWPER. I WAS in contemplation, sitting on the dry moss that cushioned the roots of a half-perished...
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Short Discourses to be Read in Families, Volume 2

William Jay - Christian life - 1834
...contrived To fill the void of an unfurnished brain, To palliate dulness, and give time a shove." " Discourse ensues, not trivial, yet not dull, Nor such...we madly, like an impious world, Who deem religion frensy, and the God That made them an intruder on their joys, Start at his awful name, or deem his...
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The Works of William Cowper: Table talk. The task. Tirocinium; or, A review ...

William Cowper - 1835
...their humble doors, And under an old oak's domestic shade, Enjoy'd, spare feast ! a radish and an egg. Discourse ensues, not trivial, yet not dull, Nor such...the God That made them an intruder on their joys, A jarring note. Themes of a graver tone, Exciting oft our gratitude and love, While we retrace with...
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The Task: In Six Books

William Cowper - English poetry - 1836 - 172 pages
...their humble doors, And under an old oak's domestick shade, Enjoy'd, spare feast! a radish and an egg. Discourse ensues, not trivial, yet not dull, Nor such as with a frown forbids Ihe play Of fancy, or proscrihes the sound of mirth: Nor do we madly, like an impious World, Who deem...
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Translation from Madame de La Mothe-Guion. The task. Tirocinium. John Gilpin ...

William Cowper - 1836
...old oak's domestic shade, Enjoyed, spare feast ! a radish and an egg. Discourse ensues, not trivial8, yet not dull, Nor such as with a frown forbids the play 175 Of fancy, or proscribes the sound of mirth. Nor do we madly, like an impious world, 8 First of...
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The Works of William Cowper, Esq., Comprising His Poems ..., Volume 9

William Cowper - 1836
...old oak's domestic shade, Enjoyed, spare feast ! a radish and an egg. Discourse ensues, not trivial8, yet not dull, Nor such as with a frown forbids the play 175 Of fancy, or proscribes the sound of mirth. Nor do we madly, like an impious world, 8 First of...
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