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" And wi' the lave ilk merry morn Could rank my rig and lass, Still shearing, and clearing The tither stocked raw, Wi' claivers, an' haivers, Wearing the day awa : Ev'n then a wish, (I mind its power,) A wish that to my latest hour Shall strongly heave... "
The Yale Literary Magazine - Page 311
1846
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Including Several Pieces Not Inserted in ...

Robert Burns - 1854 - 524 pages
...stooked raw, Wi' claivers, an' haivers, Wearing the day awa. Ev'n then, a wish, I mind it's pow*r, A wish that to my latest hour Shall strongly heave...breast, That I, for poor auld Scotland's sake, Some usefu' plan or book could make, Or sing a sang at least. The rough burr-thistle, spreading wide I turn'd...
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The Young men's magazine [afterw.] The Association, or Young men's magazine

1854
...had his wish fulfilled, and let the honour rest with him — "E'en then a wish, I mind its pow*r — A wish that to my latest hour Shall strongly heave my breast — That I, for puir auld Seotland's sake, Some usefu plan or heuk could make. Or sing a sang at least. The rough burr...
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Burns

Thomas Carlyle - Authors, Scottish - 1854 - 88 pages
...the oblivion that was covering it! These were early feelings, and they abode with him to the end : A wish (I mind its power), A wish, that to my latest hour Will strongly heave my breast; That I, for poor auld Scotland's sake, Some useful plan or book could...
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CRITICAL AND MISCELLANEOUS

THOMAS CARLYLE - 1855
...the oblivion that was covering it! These were early feelings, and they abode with him to the end. • a wish, (I mind its power,) A wish, that to my latest hour Will strongly heave my breast ; That I, for poor auld Scotland's sake, Some useful plan or book could...
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The life and works of Robert Burns, ed. by R. Chambers. Libr. ed, Volume 1

Robert Burns - 1856
...shearing, and clearing, The tither stocked raw, Wi' claivers, and haiverB, talk Wearing the day awa'. E'en then, a wish, I mind its power — A wish that...Shall strongly heave my breast — That I, for poor aulcl Scotland's sake, Some usefu' plan or beuk could make, Or sing a sang at least. The rough burr-thissle,...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Including Several Pieces Not Inserted in ...

Robert Burns - 1856 - 524 pages
...stocked raw, Wi' claivers, an' haivers, Wearing the day awa. n. Ev'n then, a wish, I mind it's pow'r, A wish that to my latest hour Shall strongly heave...breast, That I, for poor auld Scotland's sake, Some uscfu' plan or book cou'd make, Or sing a sang at least. The rough burr-thistle, spreading wide Amang...
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The Bibliotheca Sacra and American Biblical Repository, Volume 13

Theology - 1856
...power,) A wish, that to my latest hour Will strongly hcavo my breast ; That I, for poor auld Scotland'* sake Some, useful plan, or book could make, Or sing a sang at least." " Sing a sang ! " A small offering, it might seem, and yet, sung in hut and hall, it might arouse a...
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Select specimens of English poetry

Edward Hughes - 1856
...him, as if he could do so little for his country, and yet would so gladly have done all." — Carlyle. A WISH (I mind its power), A wish, that to my latest hour Will strongly heave my breast ; That I, for poor auld Scotland's sake, Some useful plan or book could...
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Lectures on the British Poets, Volume 1

Henry Reed - English poetry - 1857 - 408 pages
...the yellow corn A man I reckon'd was, An' wi' the lave ilk merry morn Could rank my rig and lass. " E'en then a wish (I mind its power), A wish that to...breast, — That I for poor auld Scotland's sake Some usefu' plan or book could make, Or sing a sang at least. The rough burr-thistle, spreading wide Amang...
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Lectures on the British Poets, Volume 2

Henry Reed - English poetry - 1857
...heart a Scotchman. There was much the same feeling as kindled the early aspirations of Burns : — "E'en then a wish, (I mind its power,) A wish that...heave my breast, — That I for poor auld Scotland's sako Some usefu' plan or book could make, Or sing a sang at least." Walter Scott's poetry is full of...
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