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" November chill blaws loud wi' angry sugh ; The short'ning winter-day is near a close ; The miry beasts retreating frae the pleugh ; The black'ning trains o' craws to their repose : The toil-worn Cotter frae his labour goes, This night his weekly moil... "
Memorials of Robert Burns and of Some of His Contemporaries and Their ... - Page 197
by Peter Freeland Aiken, Robert Burns - 1876 - 422 pages
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The gift book of English poetry

English poetry - 1848
...trains o' craws to their repose ; The toil-worn Cotter frae his labour goes. This night his weekly moil is at an end, Collects his spades, his mattocks,...And weary, o'er the moor, his course does hameward bead. At length his lonely cot appears in view, Beneath the shelter of an aged tree ; Th' expectant...
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The Beauties of the British Poets: With a Few Introductory Observations...

George Croly - English poetry - 1849 - 395 pages
...trains o' craws to their repose : The toil-worn Cotter frae his labour goes, This night his weekly moil is at an end, Collects his spades, his mattocks,...to spend, And weary o'er the moor, his course does I untie ward bend. At length his lonely cot appears in view, Beneath the shelter of an aged tree ;...
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The Works of Robert Burns: Containing His Life

Robert Burns - English poetry - 1849 - 425 pages
...his labour goes, Thit night his weekly moil is at an end, Collects his spades, his mattocks, and hi* hoes. Hoping the morn in ease and rest to spend, And weary, o'er the moor, his course doe* hameward bend. * Dr. Young. III. At length his lonely cot appears in view, Beneath the shelter...
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The Works of Robert Burns. With an Account of His Life, and Criticism on His ...

Robert Burns - 1850 - 456 pages
...toil-worn Colter frae his labour goes, This night his weekly moil is at an end, Collects his spades, 1ns mattocks, and his hoes, Hoping the morn in ease and...weary, o'er the moor, his course does hameward bend. m. At length his lonely cot appears in view, Beneath the shelter of an aged tree ; Th' expectant wee-things,...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - English poetry - 1850 - 760 pages
...his labour goes, This night his weekly moil is at an end, Collects his spades, his mattocks, and bis hoes, Hoping the morn in ease and rest to spend, And weary, o'er the moor, his course does hamewi bend. III. At length his lonely cot appears in view, Beneath the shelter of an aged tree; Th'expectant...
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The garland; or, Poetry for childhood and youth

Garland - 1850
...black'ning trains o' craws to their repose ; Collects his spades, his mattocks, and his hoes, Hoping tho morn in ease and rest to spend, And weary, o'er the moor, his course does homeward bend. At length his lonely cot appears in view, Beneath tho shelter of an aged tree! Th' expectant...
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three years in california

rey walter colton - 1850
...returning from his toil, will yet half forget the labors of the day in the greetings of his home : " At length his lonely cot appears in view, Beneath the shelter of an aged tree ; TV expectant wee things, toddlin', stacher thro' To meet their dad, wi' flichterin noise an' glee....
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Beauties of the British Poets ...

George Croly - English poetry - 1850 - 395 pages
...trains o' craws to their repose : The toil-worn Cotter frae his labour goes, This night his weekly moil is at an end, Collects his spades, his mattocks, and his hoes, At length his lonely cot appears in ''iew, Beneath the shelter of an aged tree ; The expectant wee-things,...
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Three Years in California [1846-1849 ̈By Rev. Walter Colton, U. S. N. ..

Walter Colton - California - 1850 - 456 pages
...returning from his toil, will yet half forget the labors of the day in the greetings of his home : " At length his lonely cot appears in view, Beneath the shelter of on aged tree : Th' expectant taee things^ toddlin', atacher thro' To meet their dad, wp flichtcrin...
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The Works of Robert Fergusson

Robert Fergusson, Alexander Balloch Grosart - English poetry - 1851 - 288 pages
...trains o' craws to their repose ; The toil-worn Cotter frae his labour goes, This night his weekly moil is at an end, Collects his spades, his mattocks...weary, o'er the moor his course does hameward bend. With reference to the word ' gloming ' or ' gloamin,' it is certainly a very picturesque and mellifluous...
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