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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 Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song: Selected from English and American ...

Charlotte Fiske Bates Rogé - American poetry - 1832 - 882 pages
...behind. TO LUCASTA, ON GOING TO THE WARS. TET.I. me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind, To war and arms I fly....a horse, a shield. Yet this inconstancy is such As yon, too. shall adore, I could not love thee, dear, so much, Loved I not honor more. SAMUEL LOVER....
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The Buccaneer: A Tale, Volumes 1-2

Mrs. S. C. Hall - 1833
...sings his ballads most sweetly. You toov had you heard him, would have listened a second tune : — '* True, a new mistress now I chase The first foe in...love thee, dear, so much, Loved I not honour more!" But I forget, the theme is a forhidden one ; and I see, Constance, you do not like my poet, and I have...
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The Court Magazine and Belle Assemblée, Volume 2

English literature - 1833
...present suffice. TO LUCASTA. Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste heart and quiet mind. To war and arms I fly. True, a new...faith embrace. A sword, a horse, a shield. Yet this in constancy is such, As you too shall adore, I could not love thee, dear, so much, Lov'd I not honour...
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Schinderhannes, the Robber of the Rhine

Leitch Ritchie - 1833 - 257 pages
...be trusted to in an emergency like this. She was one, Ida thought, who, when prompted by any feel* "Yet this inconstancy is such As you too shall adore...love thee, dear, so much, Loved I not honour more." ing of womanly pity or generosity, would exhibit the noblest traits of feminine hardihood, which consists...
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The Buccaneer: A Tale, Volume 1

Mrs. S. C. Hall - Pirates - 1833
...most sweetly. You too, had you heard him, would have listened a second tune;— THE BUCCANEER. 41 i '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. ' Yet this inconstancy is such As you, too, shall adore— I could not...
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The Songs of England and Scotland ...

Peter Cunningham - Ballads, English - 1835
...the nunnerie Of thy chaste breast and quiet minde, To wane and armes I ttie. True, a new mistresse now I chase, The first foe in the field; And with...such, As you too shall adore ; I could not love thee, deare, so much, Lov'd I not honour more. [" *Lovelace," says Wood " made his amours to a gentlewoman...
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The songs of England and Scotland

England - 1835
...sweet, I am unkinde, That from the nunuerie Of thy chaste breast and quiet minde, True, a new mistresse now I chase, The first foe in the field ; And with...such, As you too shall adore . I could not love thee, deare, so much, Lov'd I not honour more. THE SCRUTINIE. RICHARD LOVELACE. Why should you swear I am...
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The Book of Gems: Chaucer to Prior

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1836
...the nunnerie Of thy chaste breast, and quiet minde To warre and arms I flie. True : a new mistresse now I chase, The first foe in the field ; And with...such, As you too shall adore ; I could not love thee, deare, so much, Lov'd I not honour more. THE SCRUTINY. WHY should you sweare I am forsworn ? Since...
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The Book of Gems: Chaucer to Prior

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1836
...the nunnerie Of thy chaste breast, and quiet minde To warre and arms I flie. True : a new mistresse now I chase, The first foe in the field ; And with...faith embrace A sword, a horse, a shield. Yet this inconstaney is such, As you too shall adore ; I could not love thee, deare, so much, Lov'd I not honour...
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Chambers's Edinburgh Journal

Edinburgh (Scotland) - 1836
...like Carew, a courtier and cavalier — 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 fu* in the field ; And with a stronger f.iith embrace A sword, a horse, a shield. Yet this inconstancy...
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