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" To them his heart, his love, his griefs were given, But all his serious thoughts had rest in Heaven. As some tall cliff, that lifts its awful form, Swells from the vale and midway leaves the storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread,... "
The Analectic Magazine...: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography ... - Page 342
1819
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - 1822
...his serious thoughts had rest in heaven. As some tall cliff, that lifts its awful form, Swellsfrom the vale, and midway leaves the storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are Eternal sunshine settles on its head. [spread, Beside yon straggling fence that skirts the way With...
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The Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine

1858
...have had of his own splendid imagery ! — " As some tall cliff erects its awful form, Swell* from the vale, and midway leaves the storm; Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread. Eternal sunshine settles on its head." I am not sure that I quote the passage correctly ; as,...
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The Etonian, Volume 2

Walter Blunt, Winthrop Mackworth Praed - 1822
...his serious thoughts had rest in heav'n : As some tall rock, which lifti its awful form, Swells from the vale, and midway leaves the storm : Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head." M. STERLING. HAPPINESS. How few the moments of this...
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An Alpine tale. By the author of 'Tales from Switzerland'.

A. Yosy - 1823
...them his heart, his love, his griefs, were given, . But all his serious thoughts had rest in heaven. As some tall cliff that lifts its awful form, Swells...storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head.'' Such was the pastor! As he slowly approached them,...
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The Bardiad: A Poem in Two Cantos

Charles Burton - 1823
...To them his heart, his love, his griefs were giv'n, But all his serious thoughts had rest in heav'n: As some tall cliff that lifts its awful form, Swells...storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head." " 111 fares the land, to hast'ning hills a prey, Where...
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Body and Soul, Volume 2

George Wilkins - 1823
...To them his heart, his love, his griefs were given, But all his serious thoughts had rest in Heaven. As some tall cliff that lifts its awful form, Swells...storm ; Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head." The report of his sudden and alarming state had been...
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The Christian's pocket magazine (and Anti-sceptic)., Volume 8

1823
...written to describe his portrait ; — ' As some tall cliff that lifts iU awful form, ' Swells from the vale, and midway leaves the storm; ' Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, ' Eternal sunshine settles on its head.' Philadelphia. THE POCKET PREACHER.— No. II. REFLECTIONS...
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The Etonian, Volume 3

1824
...them his heart, his lovo, his griefs were given ; But all his serious thoughts had rest in heaven : As some tall cliff, that lifts its awful form , Swells...storm : Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head." M. STERLING. HAPPINESS. How few the moments of this...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton ...

John Milton - 1824 - 131 pages
...To them his heart, his love, his griefs were given. But ail his serious thoughts had rest in heaven. As some tall cliff that lifts its awful form, Swells...storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head. Beside yon straggling fence that skirts the way. With...
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Peak scenery; or, Excursions in Derbyshire

Ebenezer Rhodes - 1824
...less imposing than the fine poetic picture with which Goldsmith has enriched his Deserted Village. " As some tall cliff, that lifts its awful form, Swells...storm ; Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head." The sunshine, it is true, was very far from being eternal...
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