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" But spurned in vain; youth waneth by increasing; Beauty, strength, youth are flowers but fading seen; Duty, faith, love are roots, and ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for bees; And, lovers... "
London Society - Page 152
1888
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Thoughts on old age from many minds. Selected and arranged by Hesba Stretton

Sarah Smith - 1907
...to silver turned ; O time too swift, O swiftness never ceasing ! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain ; youth waneth by...seen ; Duty, faith, love are roots, and ever green. Christina G. Rossetti From ' The Golden Treasury? By Permission of Messrs. Macmillan and Co., Ltd....
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The Book of Elizabethan Verse

William Stanley Braithwaite - English poetry - 1907 - 823 pages
...too swift, O swiftness never ceasing! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurn'd, But spurn'd in vain; youth waneth by increasing: Beauty, strength,...faith, love, are roots, and ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for bees; And, lovers' sonnets turn'd to holy psalms, A man-at-arms must now serve...
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The Pilgrims' Way: A Little Scrip of Good Counsel for Travellers

English literature - 1907 - 329 pages
...too swift, O swiftness never ceasing ! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurn'd, But spurn'd in vain ; youth waneth by increasing : Beauty, strength,...faith, love, are roots, and ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for bees ; And, lovers' sonnets turn'd to holy psalms, CADMUS AND HARMONIA A man-at-arms...
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English Poetry (1170-1892)

John Matthews Manly - English poetry - 1907 - 580 pages
...to silver turned; О time too swift, О swiftness never ceasing! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain; youth waneth by...Beauty, strength, youth, are flowers but fading seen ; S Duty, faith, love, are roots, and ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And, lovers'...
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War Songs

Christopher Stone - English poetry - 1908 - 187 pages
...too swift, O swiftness never ceasing ! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurn'd, But spurn'd in vain ; youth waneth by increasing : Beauty, strength,...faith, love, are roots, and ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for bees ; And, lovers' sonnets turn'd to holy psalms, A man-at-arms must now serve...
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The Pageant of English Poetry

Robert Maynard Leonard - English poetry - 1909 - 606 pages
...to silver turned ; O time too swift, O swiftness never ceasing ! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain ; youth waneth by...seen. Duty, faith, love, are roots, and ever green. 363 His helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And lovers' sonnets turned to holy psalms ; A man at...
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The Home Book of Verse, American and English, 1580-1912, Volume 1, Pages 1-456

American poetry - 1915 - 3742 pages
...to silver turned; O Time too swift, 0 swiftness never ceasing! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain; youth waneth by...faith, love, are roots, and ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for bees; And lovers' sonnets turned to holy psalms, A man-at-arms must now serve...
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The Elizabethan Lyrists and Their Poetry

Amy Cruse - English poetry - 1913 - 147 pages
...to silver turned ; O time too swift, O swiftness never ceasing ! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain ; youth waneth by...faith, love, are roots and ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And, lovers' sonnets turned to holy psalms, A man-at-arms must now serve...
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English Prose and Poetry (1137-1892)

English literature - 1916 - 792 pages
...to silver turned ; O time too swift, O swiftness never ceasing ! His youth 'gainst time and age hath love ; Whose kiss seems still the first ; whose summoning...Even now, as for our love-world's new sunrise, Shed ; • 5 Duty, faith, love, are roots, and ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And,...
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The Home Book of Verse, American and English, 1580-1918, Volume 1

American poetry - 1918 - 4009 pages
...to silver turned; O Time too swift, O swiftness never ceasing! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain; youth waneth by...faith, love, are roots, and ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for bees; And lovers' sonnets turned to holy psalms, A man-at-arms must now serve...
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