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" I saw the passions' pliant slave In gallant trim and gay, His course was pleasure's placid wave, His life a summer's day. "
Poems, from the Portuguese of Luis de Camoens, with notes &c. by visct ... - Page 45
by Luis Vaz de Camoens - 1803 - 159 pages
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The Lady's Magazine, Or, Entertaining Companion for the Fair Sex ..., Volume 35

1804
...LSTANZAS, fnm the Portuguese of Camctni. I SAW the virtuous man contend With life's unnumber'd woce; And he was poor — without a friend— Press'd by a thousand foes. I saw th« Passions' pliant slave, In gallant trim, and gay ; His course was Pleasure's placid wav His life...
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The Literary journal, Volume 2

1803
...tears, May set in bl««! STANZA. — p 1 SAW the virtuous man contend With life's unnumber'd woes 5 And he was poor — without a friend— Press'd by...saw the Passions' pliant slave In gallant trim, and pay; His course was Pleasure's placid wave,. iiis life, aiiunoKT'i-day.— '• • And T wai e«tipht...
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The Lady's Weekly Miscellany, Volume 11

1810
...3u\ I am painted, Sir — by Gad' STANZAS. I saw the virtuous man contend, With life's uraimnbered woes ; And he was poor without a friend Press'd by a thousand fbes. I saw the passions' pliant slive, In gall&at trim and gay, His course was pleasure's placid His...
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The Juvenile Port-folio, and Literary Miscellany, Volume 1

Thomas Condie - 1813
...while Cupid's dart v wag'd. VIRTUE AND VICE. I saw the virtuous man contend With life's unnumber'd woes ; And he was poor — without a friend — Press'd by a thousand foes. I saw the passion's pliant slave In gallant trim and gay ; His course was pleasure's placid wave, His life a...
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The Youth's magazine, or Evangelical miscellany

1814
...COWLEY. STANZAS. From the Portuguese of Camoens. I saw the virtuous man contend With life's unnumbered woes ; And he was poor, without a friend, Press'd by a thousand foes. I saw the passion's pliant slave In gallant trim and gay; His course was pleasure's placid ware, His life —...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1816 - 254 pages
...virtuous man contend With life's unnumber'd woes ; And he was poor, without a friend, Assail'd by numerous foes. I saw the passions' pliant slave, In gallant...was pleasure's placid wave* His life a summer's day. There surely is some guiding Power, Who rightly suffers wrong ; Gives vice tev bloom its little hour;,...
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Tickler, Or, Monthly Compendium of Good Things, in Prose and ..., Volumes 1-3

1818
...the royal favour, would be for many too high. I snw the virtuous man contend With life's unnumber'd woes, And he was poor — without a friend, Press'd by a thousand foes, I saw, too, Pnssion's pliant slave, In gallant time and gay: His course was pleasure's placid wave, His life...
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Wanderings of Childe Harolde: A Romance of Real Life ..., Volume 2

John Harman Bedford - 1825
...necessary to enforce the moral, that virtue alone is the source of real and permanent happiness on earth. " I saw the passions' pliant slave In gallant trim and gay ; His course was as the rapid wave, His life a summer's day. " There surely is some hidden power Which will not suffer...
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Wanderings of Childe Harold; a romance of real life, Volume 2

John Harman Bedford - 1825
...necessary to enforce the moral, that virtue alone is the source of real and permanent happiness on earth. " I saw the passions' pliant slave In gallant trim and gay ; His course was as the rapid wave, His life a summer's day. " There surely is some hidden power Which will not suffer...
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Poetic Gleanings, from Modern Writers: With Some Original Pieces

A. K - 1827 - 160 pages
...unnumber'd woes ; And he was poor — without a friend — Fress'd by a thousand foes. I saw the Passion's pliant slave In gallant trim and gay ; His course...wave, His life a summer's day. And I was caught in FoMy's snare, And join'd her giddy train ; But found her soon the nurse of Care, And Punishment, and...
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