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" Then didst thou grant mine asking with a smile, Like wealthy men who care not how they give. But thy strong Hours indignant work'd their wills, And beat me down and marr'd and wasted me. And tho... "
The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson - Page 443
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1904
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Laborious Days: Leaves from the Indian Record of Sir Charles Alfred Elliott ...

Francis Henry Skrine - 1892 - 107 pages
...You all rememK the lines of Tennysou : — I asked them, give me immortality, Then didst thou part in asking with a smile, , Like wealthy men who care not. how they give. I do not undervalue the gifts of money, for we cannot without them, but I1 cannot forget that many...
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The Classic Myths in English Literature: Based Chiefly on Bulfinch's "Age of ...

Charles Mills Gayley - 1893 - 539 pages
...and thy choice, Who madest him thy chosen, that he seem'd To his great heart none other than a God ! I ask'd thee, ' Give me immortality.' Then didst thou...wasted me, And tho' they could not end me, left me maim'd To dwell in presence of immortal youth, Immortal age beside immortal youth, And all I was, in...
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The Classic Myths in English Literature: Based Chiefly on Bulfinch's "Age of ...

Charles Mills Gayley - 1893 - 540 pages
...and thy choice, Who madest him thy chosen, that he seem'd To his great heart none other than a God! I ask'd thee, ' Give me immortality.' Then didst thou...wasted me, And tho' they could not end me, left me maim'd To dwell in presence of immortal youth, Immortal age beside immortal youth, And all I was, in...
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The Classic Myths in English Literature: Based Chiefly on Bulfinch's "Age of ...

Charles Mills Gayley - 1893 - 540 pages
...and thy choice, Who madest him thy chosen, that he seem'd To his great heart none other than a God ! I ask'd thee, ' Give me immortality.' Then didst thou...wasted me, And tho' they could not end me, left me maim'd To dwell in presence of immortal youth, Immortal age beside immortal youth, And all I was, in...
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Miscellaneous poems

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1893
...and thy choice, Who madest him thy chosen, that he seem'd To his great heart none other than a God! I ask'd thee, " Give me immortality." Then didst thou...wasted .me, And tho' they could not end me, left me maim'd To dwell in presence of immortal youth, Immortal age beside immortal youth, And all I was, in...
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Selections from Tennyson, Part 1

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1893 - 112 pages
...and thy choice, Who madest him thy chosen, that he seem'd To his great heart none other than a God ! I ask'd thee, 'Give me immortality.' Then didst thou...beat me down and marr'd and wasted me, And tho' they conld not end me, left me maim'd 20 To dwell in presence of immortal youth, Immortal age beside immortal...
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The Classic Myths in English Literature: Based Chiefly on Bulfinch's "Age of ...

Charles Mills Gayley - 1893 - 539 pages
...chosen, that he seem'd To his great heart none other than a God! I ask'd thee, ' Give me immortality.1 Then didst thou grant mine asking with a smile, Like...wasted me, And tho' they could not end me, left me maim'd To dwell in presence of immortal youth, Immortal age beside immortal youth, And all I was, in...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 197

1893
...his great heart none other than a giHl. I asked thee, " Give me Immortality !'' Then didst thou gnmt mine asking with a smile, Like wealthy men who care...wasted me, And tho' they could not end me, left me maim'd, To dwell in presence of immortal youth, Immortal age beside immortal youth, And all I was in...
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The English Poets: Appendix to V.4: Browning, Matthew Arnold, Tennyson

Thomas Humphry Ward - 1894 - 1 pages
...seem'd To his great heart none other than a God ! I ask'd thee, 'Give me immortality.' Then didst tliou grant mine asking with a smile, Like wealthy men who...wasted me, And tho' they could not end me, left me maim'd To dwell in presence of immortal youth, Immortal age beside immortal youth, And all I was, in...
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The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions

Thomas Humphry Ward - 1894
...scem'd To his great heart none other than a God ! I ask'd thec, 'Give me immortality.' Then didst t'..ou grant mine asking with a smile, •Like wealthy men...wasted me, And tho' they could not end me, left me maim'd To dwell in presence of immortal youth, Immortal age beside immortal youth, And all I was, in...
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