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" Whose colour was extremely hectic; Her grandmother for many a year Had fed the parish with her bounty; Her second cousin was a peer, And lord lieutenant of the county. "
The Literary souvenir; or, Cabinet of poetry and romance, ed. by A.A. Watts - Page 113
edited by - 1831
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The Humorous Poetry of the English Language, from Chaucer to Saxe

James Parton - English poetry - 1884 - 689 pages
...fed the parish with her bounty ; Her second cousin was a peer, And lord-lieutenant of the county. But titles and the three per cents, And mortgages, and...relations, And India bonds, and tithes and rents, Oh I what are they to love's sensations T Black eyes, fair forehead, clustering locks, Such wealth, such...
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The Humorus Poetry of the English Language, from Chaucer to Saxe

James Parton - English poetry - 1884 - 689 pages
...fed the parish with her bounty ; Her second cousin was a peer, And lord-lieutenant of the county. But titles and the three per cents, And mortgages, and...relations, And India bonds, and tithes and rents, Oh I what are they to love's sensations? Black eyes, fair forehead, clustering locks, Such wealth, such...
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A selection from the works of Winthrop Mackworth Praed, ed. by sir G. Young

Winthrop Mackworth Praed - 1885
...fed the parish with her bounty ; Her second cousin was a peer, And Lord Lieutenant of the County. But titles, and the three per cents., And mortgages, and...clustering locks — Such wealth, such honours, Cupid chooses ; He cares as little for the Stocks, As Baron Rothschild for the Muses. She sketched ; the...
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The American Library of Art, Literature and Song, Volume 1

Literature - 1885
...Her second cousin was a peer, And lord-lieutenant of the county. But titles, and the three-per-cents, And mortgages, and great relations, And India bonds,...fair forehead, clustering locks — Such wealth, such honors, Cupid chooses ; He cares as little for the stocks As Baron Rothschild for the Muses. She sketched:...
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Poems

Winthrop Mackworth Praed - 1886
...fed the parish with her bounty; Her second cousin was a peer, And lord-lieutenant of the county. But titles and the three per cents, And mortgages, and...clustering locks, Such wealth, such honours, Cupid chooses; Ho cares as little for the stocks, As Baron Rothschild for the muses. She sketched; the vale,...
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Lyria Elegantiarum: A Collection of Some of the Best Specimens of Vers de ...

Frederick Locker-Lampson - English poetry - 1889 - 360 pages
...fed the parish with her bounty; Her second cousin was a peer, And Lord Lieutenant of the County. But titles, and the three per cents., And mortgages, and...clustering locks — Such wealth, such honours, Cupid chooses ; He cares as little for the Stocks, As Baron Rothschild for the Muses. She sketch'd ; the...
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Lyra Elegantiarum: A Collection of Some of the Best Social and Occasional ...

Frederick Locker-Lampson, Coulson Kernahan - English poetry - 1891 - 425 pages
...the parish with her bounty; Her second cousin was a peer, And Lord Lieutenant of the County. L But titles, and the three per cents., And mortgages, and...clustering locks— . Such wealth, such honours, Cupid chooses He cares as little for the Stocks, As Baron Rothschild for the Muses. She sketch'd ; the vale,...
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Lyra Elegantiarum: A Collection of Some of the Best Social and Occasional ...

Frederick Locker-Lampson, Coulson Kernahan - English poetry - 1891 - 425 pages
...fed the parish with her bounty ; Her second cousin was a peer, And Lord Lieutenant of the County. But titles, and the three per cents., And mortgages, and...sensations ? Black eyes, fair forehead, clustering locksSuch wealth, such honours, Cupid chooses He cares as little for the Stocks, As Baron Rothschild...
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Poems

Austin Dobson, Frederick Locker-Lampson, Winthrop Mackworth Praed - English poetry - 1892 - 71 pages
...fed the parish with her bounty; Her second cousin was a peer, And Lord Lieutenant of the County. But titles, and the three per cents., And mortgages, and...clustering locks — Such wealth, such honours, Cupid chooses ; He cares as little for the Stocks As Baron Rothschild for the Muses. "SHK BOTANIZED." She...
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The Library of Wit and Humor, Prose and Poetry, Selected from the ..., Volume 4

Ainsworth Rand Spofford - Wit and humor - 1894
...fed the parish with her bounty ; Her second cousin was a peer, And Lord-Lieutenant of the county. But titles, and the three per cents, And mortgages, and...fair forehead, clustering locks — Such wealth, such honors Cupid chooses; He cares as little for the Stocks As Baron Rothschild for the Muses. She botanized...
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