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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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Goldsmith's Miscellaneous Works

Oliver Goldsmith - 1841 - 127 pages
...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. Beside yon straggling fence that skirts the way, With...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1841 - 527 pages
...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. Beside yon strangling fence that skirts the way, With...
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The book of poetry [ed. by B.G. Johns].

Book - 1841 - 139 pages
...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. GOLDSMITH. ffiatctfjfem. O SAY not, dream not, heav'nly...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1841 - 118 pages
...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. Besideyon straggling fence that skirts theway, With blossom'd...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book; Or, Everlasting Calendar of ..., Volume 3

William Hone - 1841
...a description of past events : — • As tornę tall cliff that lifts its awful form. Swell* from the vale, and midway leaves the storm ; Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Bternal sunshine settles on its bead." The ROYAL CHAIRMAN then proposed " The Marquis of Lansdown,...
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The Select Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With the Portrait of the Author

Oliver Goldsmith - 1842 - 429 pages
...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. Beside yon straggling fence that skirts the way, With...
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Proceedings of the ... Annual Meeting of the North Carolina Bar ..., Volume 10

North Carolina Bar Association - 1908
...from his labors, reminding us in his death, "Of 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, Eternal sunshine settles on its head." MR. ROBINSON : Mr. President, Ladies and Gentlemen ;...
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Proceedings ..., Volume 37

New York State Bar Association - 1914
...stands before you to-night " Like some tall cliff, that lifts its awful form, Swells from the valley and midway leaves the storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread Eternal sunshine settles on its head." with the fact that I have not met a man I think since...
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Improvement Era, Volume 1, Issue 2

1898 - 1146 pages
...to endure, his spirit was above the things of earth, and partook of the light and joys of eternity. "As some tall cliff that lifts its awful form Clear...storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head." "Since I have worsted you in argument, let us jump at...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 16

1816
...Goldsmith had compared his Parish Priest ' To some tall cliff that lifts its awful form, Swells from the vale, and midway leaves the storm ; Though round...spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head.' This is one of the most simple and sublime passages in English poetry : Mr. Phillips — who, by the way,...
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