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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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The Poetic and Dramatic Works of Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1898 - 887 pages
...seem'd To his great heart none other than a God I I ask'd thee, ' Give me immortality.' Then didst tbou e furrow musing stands: ' Does my old friend remember...be lost, A little grain shall not be spilt.' A ml maim'd x> To dwell in presence of immortal youth, Immortal age beside immortal youth, And all I was...
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The Ridpath Library of Universal Literature ...: A Biographical ..., Volume 22

John Clark Ridpath - 1898
...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...indignant work'd their wills, And beat me down and marred and wasted me, And, tho' they could not end me, left me maim'd To dwell in presence of immortal...
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The Ridpath Library of Universal Literature ...: A Biographical ..., Volume 22

John Clark Ridpath - 1898
...care not how they give. But thy strong hours indignant work'd their wills. And beat me down and marred and 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 Poetic and Dramatic Works of Alfred Lord Tennyson

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1899 - 960 pages
...seem'd To his great heart none other than a God! I ask'd thec, 'Give me immortality.' Then didst them grant mine asking with a smile, Like wealthy men who...their wills, A.nd beat me down and marr'd and wasted nip, And tho' they could not end me, left me maim'd 20 To dwell in presence of immortal youth, Immortal...
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The Poetic and Dramatic Works of Alfred Lord Tennyson

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1899 - 960 pages
...choice. Who madest him thy chosen, that he •enn'd Tu Us great heart none other than a God! I MkM thee, 'Give me immortality.' Then didst thou grant mine asking with a smile, L;ke w.>althy men who care not how they give. %M thy strong Hours indignant work'd their wills. lad...
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Foundation Studies in Literature

Margaret Sullivan Mooney - 1900 - 292 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 Poetical Works of Alfred, Lord Tennyson ...

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1900 - 713 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...not how they give. But thy strong Hours indignant wurk'd their wills, And beat me down and marr'd and wasted me, And tho' they could not end me, left...
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The Poems of Alfred Tennyson, 1830-1863

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1907 - 601 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 Twentieth Century, Volume 17

1885
...each of which would permanently affect its welfare. Time would injure it as it injured Tithonus — But thy strong Hours indignant work'd their wills,...wasted me, And tho' they could not end me, left me maim'd. An immortal animal would but cumber the earth, occupying the place of younger and more vigorous...
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Philosophical Approaches to Literature: New Essays on Nineteenth- and ...

Mary Jewett Gaiser Professor of English William E Cain - 1984 - 257 pages
...choice, Who madest him thy chosen, that he seemed To his great heart none other than a God! I asked thee, "Give me immortality," Then didst thou grant...not how they give. But thy strong Hours indignant worked their wills, And beat me down and marred and wasted me, And though they could not end me, left...
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