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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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History of the English Language and Literature

Robert Chambers - English language - 1837 - 328 pages
...tender, — as, for instance, in his doubly gallant little epigram — TO LUCASTA, ON GOING TO THE WARS. Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery...this inconstancy is such As you, too, shall adore; SUCKLING. DAVENANT. BROWNE. DONNE. 41 I could not love thee, dear, so muchj Lov'd I not honour more....
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The jewel, sacred, domestic, narrative and lyrical poems selected from ...

Jewel - 1839
...glide Into the grave. HERRICK. HONOUR AND LOVE. TELL ma not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the memory Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind, To war and arms...such As you too shall adore, I could not love thee, dearest, much Lov'd I not honour more. LOVELACK. MAY MORNING. Now the bright morning-star, day's harbinger,...
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Rob of the bowl

John Pendleton Kennedy - 1839
...gallants there, and I confess a favour for it because it hath a stirring relish. It runs thus : ' Tell rue not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of...chaste breast and quiet mind To war and arms I fly. 1 True, a new mistress, now I chase, The first foe in the field ; And with a stronger faith embrace...
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Reliques of ancient English poetry: consisting of old heroic ballads, songs ...

English poetry - 1839
...flie. True, a new mistresse now I chase, The first foe in the field ; And with a stronger faith imhrace A sword, a horse, a shield. Yet this inconstancy is...such. As you too shall adore ; I could not love thee, deare, so much, Lov'd I not honour more. 10 XIL VALENTINE AND URSINE. The old story-hook of Valentine...
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The Buccaneer: A Tale

Mrs. S. C. Hall - Buccaneers - 1840 - 440 pages
...sings his ballads most sweetly. You, too, had you heard him, would have listened a second tune : — ' True, a new mistress now I chase, The first foe in...this inconstancy is such As you, too, shall adore — 1 could not love thee, dear, so much, Loved I not honour more !' But I forget, the theme is a forbidden...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature, Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...ray ; But shake your head, and scatter day ! To Lvcasta, on going to the Wars. Tell me not, sweet, 1 y the imagination back into the primeval ages of the...when be hid himself among women, though puzzling much, - Loy'd I not honour more. To AlAea,from Prwon. When 1оте with unconfined wings Hovers within...
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Memoirs of the Loves of the Poets: Biographical Sketches of Women Celebrated ...

Mrs. Jameson (Anna) - Love poetry - 1844 - 376 pages
...to his mistress, which has been so often quoted,— Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from I he nunnery Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind To war...you too shall adore; I could not love thee, dear! so much, Lov'd I not honour more. The rest of his life was a series of the most cruel misfortunes. He...
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Llewelyn's heir; or North Wales, its manners, customs and superstitions ...

Llewelyn (fict.name.) - 1846
...r London: Printed by STRWABT and Muuuir, Old Bailey. LLEWELYVS HEIK. CHAPTER I. Tell me not, love, I am unkind;— That from the nunnery Of thy chaste...stronger faith embrace A sword, a horse, a shield. Ox the arrival of the party at Glyn Llewelyn, it might have been imagined that they had been absent...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...and scatter day ! To Lvfaata, on going to Лс Wart. Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from th« !@ {! ”я such, As you, too, shall adore ; I could not love thee, dear, so much, Lov'd I not honour more....
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...To Luauta, on going to the Wan. Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chatte ` Tet this inconstancy is such, •A: you, too, shall adore ; I could not 1оте thee, dear, so much,...
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