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" And we are put on earth a little space, That we may learn to bear the beams of love; And these black bodies and this sunburnt face... "
Stories from My Attic - Page 15
by Horace Elisha Scudder - 1896 - 269 pages
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The Poems of William Blake: Comprising Songs of Innocence and of Experience ...

William Blake, Richard Herne Shepherd - 1887 - 165 pages
...but a cloud, and like a shady grove. " For when our souls have learnt the heat to bear, The clouds will vanish, we shall hear his voice, Saying, ' Come...lambs rejoice.'" Thus did my mother say, and kissed me j . And thus I say to little English boy, — " When I from black, and he from white cloud free, And...
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The Poetical Works of William Blake: Lyrical and Miscellaneous

William Blake - 1890 - 231 pages
...and this sunburnt face Are but a cloud, and like a shady grove. " For, when our souls have learned the heat to bear, The cloud will vanish, we shall...Thus did my mother say, and kissed me, And thus I sny to little English boy. When I from black, and he from white cloud free, And round the tent of God...
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The Household Book of Poetry

Charles Anderson Dana - 1890 - 862 pages
...souls have learned the heat to bear, The clouds will vanish ; we shall hear his voice, Saying : ' Come from the grove, my love and care, And round my golden..." Thus did my mother say, and kissed me, And thus 1 say to little English boy : When I from black, and he from white cloud free, And round the tent of...
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Sunshine in Life: Poems for the King's Daughters

1891 - 405 pages
...and this sunburnt face Are but a cloud, and like a shady grove. "For, when our souls have learn' d the heat to bear, The cloud will vanish, we shall hear His voice Saying : ' Come from the grove, my love and care, And round my golden tent like lambs rejoice.' " Thus did my mother...
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The Poems of William Blake

William Blake - 1893 - 251 pages
...heat to The cloud will vanish. we shall hear His voi Saying, " Come out from the grove, my love on And round my golden tent like lambs rejoice Thus did...English boy. When I from black, and he from white cloud f And round the tent of God like lambs we jo; I'll shade him from the heat till he can bear To lean...
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Manual of English Literature: Era of Expansion, 1750-1850. Its ...

John Macmillan Brown - 1894 - 406 pages
...bodies and their sunburnt face Are but a cloud and like a shady grove. For when our souls have learned the heat to bear, The cloud will vanish, we shall hear his voice ". The Lamb, A Cradle Song, The Divine Image, On Another's Sorrow express the same idealist religion,...
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The Oxford Book of English Verse, 1250-1900

Arthur Quiller-Couch - 1901 - 1084 pages
...bodies and this sunburnt face Are but a cloud, and like a shady grove. ' For when our souls have learn'd the heat to bear, The cloud will vanish, we shall hear His voice, Saying, "Cowe out from the grove, my love and care, And round my golden tent like lambs rejoice."' Thus did...
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The British classical authors: with biographical notices. On the basis of a ...

Ludwig Herrig - 1906 - 752 pages
...Are but a cloud and like a shady grove. 'For, when our souls have learned the heat to bear, BLAKE. Thus did my mother say, and kissed me, And thus I...— When I from black, and he from white cloud free, 24 And round the tent of God like lambs we joy, I'll shade him from the heat till he can bear To lean...
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Century Readings for a Course in English Literature, Volume 2

John William Cunliffe, James Francis Augustine Pyre, Karl Young - 1910 - 966 pages
...and this sunburnt face '5 Is but a cloud, and like a shady grove. ' For when our souls have learned the heat to bear, The cloud will vanish, we shall...grove, my love and care, And round my golden tent like Iambs rejoice." ' 20 Thus did my mother say, and kissed me ; And thus I say to little English boy....
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The Pageant of English Poetry: Being 1150 Poems and Extracts by 300 Authors

Robert Maynard Leonard - 1911 - 606 pages
...bodies and this sunburnt face Is but a cloud, and like a shady grove. ' For when our souls have learned the heat to bear, The cloud will vanish, we shall...care, And round My golden tent like lambs rejoice." ' BLAKE Thus did my mother say, and kissed me ; And thus I say to little English boy. When I from black,...
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