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" Now stir the fire, and close the shutters fast, Let fall the curtains, wheel the sofa round, And while the bubbling and loud-hissing urn Throws up a steamy column, and the cups, That cheer but not inebriate, wait on each, So let us welcome peaceful evening... "
The months of the year; or, Conversations on the calendar [signed J.R.]. - Page 244
by J. R - 1824
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A Residence in the Sandwich Islands

Charles Samuel Stewart - Hawaii - 1839 - 348 pages
...of- comfort which the Christian poet must often have felt before he could so sweetly have sung, Now stir the fire and close the shutters fast, Let fall...wheel the sofa round, And, while the bubbling and loud hissing urn Throws up a steamy column, and the cups That cheer but not inebriate, wait on each,...
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Tea: Its Effects, Medicinal and Moral

George Gabriel Sigmond - Tea - 1839 - 144 pages
...she has planted for him. . _. " Now stir the fire, and close the shutters fast; Let fall the curtain, wheel the sofa round ;. And while the bubbling and loud-hissing urn Throws up a steamy column, and the cups That cheer, but not inebriate, wait on each, So let us welcome peaceful evening in." Thus...
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The Monthly Review

Books - 1839
...borrows from the poets : — " Now stir the fire, and close the shutters fast ; Let fall the curtain, wheel the sofa round ; And while the bubbling, and loud-hissing urn Throws up a stenrny column, and the cups That cheer, but not inebriate, wait on each, So let us welcome peaceful...
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The seasons of life; with an introduction on the creation and primeval state ...

Mary Ashdowne - 1839
...characteristically invites all to this scene of domestic comfort. " Now stir the lire, and close the shutters last, Let fall the curtains, wheel the sofa round, And, while the bubbling and loud hissing urn Throws up a steamy column, and the cups, That cheer but not inebriate, wait on each,...
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The Biblical repositor (and quarterly observer) [afterw.] The American ...

Edward Robinson - 1839
...snatch a comfort from the big flakes that are fleecing over the deadened colors of the Autumn, — " Let fall the curtains ; wheel the sofa round, And while the bubbling and loud hissing urn Throws up a steamy column ; and the cups That cheer, but not inebriate, wait on each,...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

English poetry - 1840
...all ; I burn to set th' imprison'd wranglers free, And give them voice and utt'rance once again. Now stir the fire, and close the shutters fast, Let fall...bubbling and loud-hissing urn Throws up a steamy column, and the cups, That cheer but not inebriate, wait on each, So let us welcome peaceful ev'ning in. Not...
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Literary Leaves, Volume 1

David Lester Richardson - 1840
...candle-light. Such a scene as the following prepares us for a free and cordial interchange of thoughts. " Now stir the fire, and close the shutters fast, Let fall...bubbling and loud-hissing urn Throws up a steamy column, and the cups That cheer but not inebriate, wait on each ; So let us welcome peaceful evening in." At...
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Literary Leaves; Or, Prose and Verse Chiefly Written in India, Volume 1

David Lester Richardson - English literature - 1840
...caudle-light. Such a scene as the following prepares us for a free and cordial interchange of thoughts. " Now stir the fire, and close the shutters fast, Let fall...bubbling and loud-hissing urn Throws up a steamy column, and the cups That cheer but not inebriate, wait on each ; So let us welcome peaceful evening in." At...
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Literary Leaves; Or, Prose and Verse Chiefly Written in India, Volume 1

David Lester Richardson - English literature - 1840
...candle-light. Such a scene as the following prepares us for a free and cordial interchange of thoughts. " Now stir the fire, and close the shutters fast, Let fall...bubbling and loud-hissing urn Throws up a steamy column, and the cups That cheer but not inebriate, wait on each ; So let us welcome peaceful evening in." At...
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Literary leaves; or, Prose and verse chiefly written in India

David Lester Richardson - 1840
...and cordial interchange of thoughts. " Now stir the fire, and close the shutters fast, Let fall tlie curtains, wheel the sofa round, And while the bubbling and loud-hissing urn Throws up a steamy column, and the cups That cheer but not inebriate, wait on each ; So let us welcome peaceful evening in." At...
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