|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|John Milton. (16081674) (continued)|
|The white pink, and the pansy freakt with jet,|
The glowing violet,
The musk-rose, and the well-attird woodbine,
With cowslips wan that hang the pensive head,
And every flower that sad embroidery wears.
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| So sinks the day-star in the ocean bed,|
And yet anon repairs his drooping head,
And tricks his beams, and with new-spangled ore
Flames in the forehead of the morning sky.
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| He touchd the tender stops of various quills,|
With eager thought warbling his Doric lay.
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| To-morrow to fresh woods and pastures new.|
| Lycidas. Line 193.|
| Haste thee, Nymph, and bring with thee|
Jest and youthful Jollity,
Quips and Cranks and wanton Wiles,
Nods and Becks and wreathed Smiles.
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| Sport, that wrinkled Care derides,|
And Laughter holding both his sides.
Come and trip it as ye go,
On the light fantastic toe.
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| The mountain nymph, sweet Liberty.|
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| And every shepherd tells his tale|
Under the hawthorn in the dale.
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| Meadows trim with daisies pied,|
Shallow brooks and rivers wide;
Towers and battlements it sees
Bosomd high in tufted trees,
Where perhaps some beauty lies,
The cynosure of neighboring eyes.
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| Herbs, and other country messes,|
Which the neat-handed Phillis dresses.
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| To many a youth and many a maid|
Dancing in the chequerd shade.
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