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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.... "
Festival of Song: A Series of Evenings with the Poets - Page 39
by Frederick Saunders - 1866 - 376 pages
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Cupid's album: being a choice collection of elegant compliments and ...

Cupid - 1826 - 228 pages
...hearken to a sinner's prayer, And be less beauteous, or more kind. TO LUCASTA. BY COLONEL LOVELACE. Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind ; That, from the nunnery...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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Ancient Ballads and Songs, Chiefly from Tradition, Manuscripts, and Scarce ...

Thomas Lyle - Ballads, English - 1827 - 250 pages
...Expressions delicate and luxurious. Works numerous, and chiefly upon religious subjects. TO LUCASTA. TELL me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery...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
...after all, Reuben, this is much better than a Popish plot, hem !" K 2 tl REUBEN APSLEY CHAPTER VIL Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery...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
...the country ? But after all, Reuben, this is much better than a Popish plot, hem !" K 2 CHAPTER VII. Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery...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
...'gainst 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...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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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song: Selected from English and American ...

Charlotte Fiske Bates Rogé - American poetry - 1832 - 882 pages
...spirits unconfined In heaven, their earthly bodies left behind. TO LUCASTA, ON GOING TO THE WARS. TET.I. me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery...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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