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" Lord's blood, or at least her own. Farewell then, all the world, adieu! Teresa is no more for you. Farewell, all pleasures, sports, and... "
Steps to the Temple: Delights of the Muses, and Other Poems - Page 248
by Richard Crashaw - 1904 - 401 pages
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The Book of Elizabethan Verse

William Stanley Braithwaite - English poetry - 1908 - 864 pages
...Farewell house, and farewell home! She's for the Moors and Martyrdom. . ''•.^ • • ' • i.' ' ' '" Sweet, not so fast; lo! thy fair spouse, Whom thou seek'st with so swift vows, Calls thee b;ick, and bids thee come T' embrace a milder martyrdom, i, . < v . O how off shalt...
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The Mount of Vision: A Book of English Mystic Verse

Adeline Cashmore - Mysticism - 1910 - 192 pages
...may be Mother's arms or Father's knee. Farewell house and farewell home ! She's for the Moors, and Martyrdom. Sweet, not so fast ! lo thy fair Spouse Whom thou seekst with so swift vows, Calls thee back, and bids thee come T'embrace a milder Martyrdom. Blest powers forbid, Thy tender...
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The Oxford Book of English Verse, 1250-1900

Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch - English poetry - 1912 - 1104 pages
...Mother's arms, or father's knee ! Farewell house, and farewell home ! She 's for the Moors and Manyrdom. Sweet, not so fast ; lo ! thy fair spouse, Whom thou seek'st with so swift vows. Calls thee back, and bids thee come T' embrace a milder martyrdom. . . . O how oft shalt thou...
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The Oxford Book of English Verse, 1250-1900

Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch - English poetry - 1918 - 1122 pages
...— Mother's arms, or father's knee ! Farewell house, and farewell home ! She 's for the Moors and Martyrdom. Sweet, not so fast ; lo ! thy fair spouse. Whom thou seek'st with so swift vows, Calls thee back, and bids thee come T' embrace a milder martyrdom. . . . O how oft shalt thou...
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Metaphysical Lyrics & Poems of the Seventeenth Century, Donne to Butler

Sir Herbert John Clifford Grierson - Poetry - 1921 - 316 pages
...all pleasures, sports, & joyes, (Never till now esteemed toyes) " 60 MOTHER'S armes or FATHER'S knee. Farewell house, & farewell home ! SHE'S for the Moores,...powres forbid, Thy tender life } Should bleed upon a barbarous knife ; ; / 70 Or some base hand have power to race ( Thy Brest's chast cabinet, & uncase...
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A Book of English Verse on Infancy and Childhood

Leonard Southerden Wood - Children - 1921 - 396 pages
...may be, Mother's arms or father's knee ! Farewell house, and farewell home ! She's for the Moors, and martyrdom. Sweet, not so fast ! lo, thy fair spouse, Whom thou seek'st with so swift vows, Calls thee back, and bids thee come T' embrace a milder martyrdom. Blest Powers forbid thy tender...
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The World's Great Religious Poetry

Caroline Miles Hill - Religious poetry - 1923 - 888 pages
...be,) Mother's armes or Father's knee. Farewell house, and farewell home ! She's for the Moores and Martyrdom. Sweet, not so fast! lo thy fair Spouse...thou seekst with so swift vowes, Calls thee back, and bids thee come T'embrace a milder Martyrdom. Blest powres forbid, Thy tender life; Should bleed...
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The Oxford Book of English Mystical Verse

Daniel Howard Sinclair Nicholson, Arthur Hugh Evelyn Lee - English poetry - 1924 - 672 pages
...thy fair Spouse Whom thou seekst with so swift vowes, Calls thee back, and bidds thee come T'embracc a milder Martyrdom. Blest powres forbid, Thy tender...hand have power to race Thy Brest's chast cabinet, and uncase A soul kept there so sweet, 6 no ; Wise heavn will never have it so. Thou art love's victime...
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The Poems, English, Latin, and Greek

Richard Crashaw - English poetry - 1927 - 586 pages
...Farewell what ever deare may bee, MOTHER'S armes or FATHER'S knee Farewell house, & farewell home ! SHE 's for the Moores, & MARTYRDOM^ SWEET, not so fast !...Blest powres forbid, Thy tender life Should bleed vpon a barborous knife ; 7 Or some base hand haue power to race Thy Brfisi's ghasl cabinet, & vncase...
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Catholic Religious Poets: From Southwell to Crawshaw

Anthony D. Cousins - Religion - 1991 - 222 pages
...introduced by the speaker's sympathetic, but also wryly amused, address to his image of the saintly child: SWEET, not so fast! lo thy fair Spouse Whom thou seekst...back, & bidds thee come T'embrace a milder MARTYRDOM. (ll.65-68) According to the speaker, then, Teresa's childhood quest for physical martyrdom merely pref1gured...
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