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" GOING TO THE WARS Tell me not, Sweet, I am unkind That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind, To war and arms I fly. True, a new mistress now I chase, The first foe in the field; And with a stronger faith embrace A sword, a horse, a shield.... "
Lyra Elegantiarum: A Collection of Some of the Best Specimens of Vers de ... - Page 16
edited by - 1867 - 345 pages
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The Ladies' pocket magazine

1830
...of beauty and the love of virtue : " Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind, To war and arms I fly....too shall adore : I could not love thee, dear, so much, Lov'd I not honor more." The effects of beauty in the age of chivalry is well known. \\ oman...
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The Bachelor's Wife: A Selection of Curious and Interesting Extracts, with ...

John Galt - Electronic book - 1824 - 444 pages
...not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast, and quiet mind, To war and arras I fly. True ; a new mistress now I chase, The first...love thee, dear, so much, Loved I not honour more." " But although song-writing, particularly of the amatory strain, was, without question, the forte of...
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Cupid's album: being a choice collection of elegant compliments and ...

Cupid - 1826 - 228 pages
...kind. TO LUCASTA. BY COLONEL LOVELACE. Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind ; That, from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast, and quiet mind, To war and arms I fly....love thee, dear, so much, Loved I not honour more. " ON BEDS OF ROSES." ' BY RICHARD RYAN. On beds of roses let me lie, Where fairies near May o'er me...
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Reuben Apsley, Volume 1

Horace Smith - 1827
...than a Popish plot, hem !" CHAPTER VII. Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind, To war and arms I fly....so much, Loved I not honour more. RICHARD LOVELACE. ALTHOUGH Goldingham maintained it to be the duty of every loyal man to contribute something to the...
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Ancient Ballads and Songs, Chiefly from Tradition, Manuscripts, and Scarce ...

Thomas Lyle - Ballads, English - 1827 - 250 pages
...upon religious subjects. TO LUCASTA. TELL me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast, and quiet mind, To war and arms I fly....love thee, dear, so much, Loved I not honour more. ELINDA'S GLOVE. THOU snowy farm, with thy five tenements, Tell thy white mistress here was one That...
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Ancient ballads and songs; with notices, including original poetry. By T. Lyle

Ancient ballads - 1827
...LUCASTA. TELL me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast, and quiet mind, True, a new mistress now I chase, The first foe in...love thee, dear, so much, Loved I not honour more. ELINDA'S GLOVE. THOU snowy farm, with tliy five tenements, Tell thy white mistress here was one That...
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Reuben Apsley. By the author of Brambletye house

Horace Smith - 1827
...hem !" K 2 tl REUBEN APSLEY CHAPTER VIL Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind, To war and arms I fly....now I chase, The first foe in the field; And with n stronger faith embrace A sword, a horse, a shield — Yet this inconstancy is such As you too shall...
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Reuben Apsley, Volume 1

Horace Smith - 1827
...Popish plot, hem !" K 2 CHAPTER VII. Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind, To war and arms I fly. — True, a new mistress now I chase, The fii-st foe in the field ; And with a stronger faith embrace A sword, a horse, a shield. — Yet this...
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Specimens of the Lyrical, Descriptive, and Narrative Poets of Great Britain ...

John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.) - English poetry - 1828 - 560 pages
...winter, rain, and poize Their floods with an o'erflowing glass. TO LUCASTA, GOING TO THE WARS. Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind To war and arms I fly....you too shall adore, I could not love thee, dear, so much, Lov'd I not honour more. RICHARD CRASHAW. DIED ABOUT 1650. CRASHAW, a Catholic priest, is chiefly...
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Reginald Trevor, or, The Welsh loyalists

Edward Trevor Anwyl - 1829
...That from the nunnery Ol.thy chiisio breast, anil quiet uiiml, To war and arms 1 fly. •' True : & new mistress now I chase, The first foe in the field ; • And with a stronger faith embrace A swunl , a horse, a shield. " Yet this inconstancy is such. As yon, too, shaJI adore ; I could net love...
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