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" Child of the sun ! pursue thy rapturous flight, Mingling with her thou lov'st in fields of light. And where the flowers of paradise unfold, Quaff fragrant nectar from their cups of gold : There shall thy wings, rich as an evening sky, Expand and shut... "
The Naturalist's Library - Page 49
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montombery, Lamb, and Kirke White

English poetry - 1836 - 496 pages
...cups of gold. There shall thy wings, rich as an eveuing-tky, Expand and shut with silent ecstacy! — Yet wert thou once a worm, a thing that crept On the...cell of clay To burst a seraph in the blaze of day ! WRITTEiN IN WESTMINSTER ABBEY. OCTOBER 10, 1806.' WHOE'ER thou art, approach, and, with a sigh, Mark...
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Odd Fellows' Magazine of the Manchester Unity of the Independent Order of ...

Fraternal organizations - 1837
...destination. The classic Rogers, in his elegant address to the " Papillon," has embodied this idea : — " Yet wert thou once a worm, a thing that crept " On...cell of clay, " To burst a seraph in the blaze of day !"* The ancients, unaided by the blessed and glorious dawn of christian revelation, "were evidently...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 10

Periodicals - 1837
...fragrant nectai from their cups of gold, There shall thy wings, rich as an evening sky, Expand and shut in silent ecstasy. .... Yet wert thou once a worm, a...slept : And such is man ; soon from his cell of clay, It burst a seraph in the blaze of day. — ROGERS. 311—2 THE PHILOSOPHERS' STONE. No. I. WHEN speaking...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Falconer ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1838 - 732 pages
...lustre. TO THE BUTTERFLY. CHILD of the sun ! pursue thy rapturous flight, Mingling with her thou lovest n Aikin ! * At Woburn Abbey. WRITTEN IN WESTMINSTER ABBEY. OCTOBER 10, 1806.* WHOE'ER thou art, approach, and,...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Falconer ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1838 - 732 pages
...Expand and shut with silent eestasy ! —Yet wert thou once a worm, a thing that crept '1> the hare Scotland's Me, That bears the name o' Auld King coil,...day in June, When wearing through the afternoon, Tw ! s At Woburn Abbey. WRITTEN IN WESTMINSTER ABBEY. • OCTORER l0, IS06.s WHGE'ER thou art, approach,...
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The School-boy, Or, A Guide for Youth to Truth and Duty

John Stevens Cabot Abbott - Boys - 1839 - 180 pages
...earth, but, with plumed pinion, to join the angelic band, and wing his flight to the throne of God. " Yet wert thou once a worm, a thing that crept On the...cell of clay, To burst a seraph in the blaze of day." He who has seen the resurrection of the butterfly from the tomb of the caterpillar ; who has seen this...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1839 - 495 pages
...gold. There shall thy wings, rich as an evening-sky, Expand and shut with silent ecslacy! — Yet wcrt thou once a worm, a thing that crept On the bare earth,...cell of clay To burst a seraph in the blaze of day ! WRITTEN IN WESTMINSTER ABBEY. OCTOBER 10, 1806.' WHOE'ER Ihou art, approach, and, wilh a sigh, Mark...
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - 1839 - 48 pages
...tomb and slept. WHEN by the green-wood side, at summer eve, \ Poetic visions charm my closing eve;. And such is man ; soon from his cell of clay To burst a seraph in the blaze of day. And fairy-scenes, that fancy loves 'to weave, , Shift to wild notes of sweetest minstrelsv ; 'Tis thine...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

English poetry - 1840
...Heaven, TO THE BUTTERFLY. CHILD of the sun ! pursue thy rapturous flight, Mingling with her thou lovest in fields of light ; And, where the flowers of Paradise...cell of clay To burst a seraph in the blaze of day ! WILLIAM WORDSWORTH. 1766. TINTERN ABBEY. FIVE years have past ; five summers, with the length Of...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

English poetry - 1840
...rich as an evening sky, Expand and shut with silent ecstasy ! — Yet wert thou once a worm, a thmg that crept On the bare earth, then wrought a tomb...cell of clay To burst a seraph in the blaze of day ! WILLIAM WORDSWOBTH. 1766. TINTERN A8BE7. FIVE years have past ; five summers, with the length Of...
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