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" Thy maidens grieved themselves at my concern, Oft gave me promise of thy quick return. What ardently I wished, I long believed, And disappointed still, was still deceived. By expectation every day beguiled, Dupe of to-morrow even from a child. Thus many... "
Poems - Page 291
by William Cowper - 1800
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper, Volume 2

William Cowper - English poetry - 1830
...What ardently I wish'd, I long believed, And, disappointed still, was still deceived. By expectation every day beguiled, Dupe of to-morrow even from a child. Thus many a sad to-morrow came and went, Till, all my stock of infant sorrows spent, I learn'd at last submission...
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The Eclectic Reader: Designed for Schools and Academies

Bela Bates Edwards - Readers - 1832 - 324 pages
...What ardently I wished, I long believed, And, disappointed still, was still deceived ; By expectation every day beguiled, Dupe of to-morrow even from a child. Thus many a sad to-morrow came and went, Till, all my stock of infant sorrow spent, I learned, at last, submission...
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The Life of William Cowper, Esq: Comp. from His Correspondence , and Other ...

Thomas Taylor - 1833 - 277 pages
...ardently I wished, 1 long believed, And, disappointed still, was still deceived. By disappointment every day beguiled, Dupe of to-morrow, even from a child. Thus many a sad to-morrow came and went, Till, all my stock of infant sorrow spent, I learned at last submission...
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An Essay on Elocution: Designed for the Use of Schools and Private Learners

Samuel Kirkham - Elocution - 1834 - 341 pages
...ardently I wished', I long believed', And', disappointed still', was still deceived'. By expectation every day beguiled', Dupe of to-morrow even from a child': Thus many a sad to-morrow came and went', Till', all my stock of infant sorrow spent', I learned', at last', submission...
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The Works of William Cowper: The life of William Cowper. Letters, 1765-1783

William Cowper - 1835
...What ardently I wish'd, I long believed, And disappointed still, was still deceived. By expectation every day beguiled, Dupe of to-morrow even from a child . Thus many a sad to-morrow, &c. But the expressions in his Letters, where the events of his early life are only...
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The Works of William Cowper: Table talk. The task. Tirocinium; or, A review ...

William Cowper - 1835
...What ardently I wish'd, I long believed, And, disappointed still, was still deceived. By expectation every day beguiled, Dupe of to-morrow even from a child. Thus many a sad to-morrow came and went, Till, all my stock of infant sorrow spent, I learn'd at last submission...
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The Christian Library: A Weekly Republication of Popular Religious ..., Volume 3

Religion - 1835
...What ardently I wished, I long believed, And disappointed still, was still deceived. By disappointment every day beguiled, Dupe of to-morrow, even from a- child. Thus many a sad to-morrow came and went, Till, all my stock of infant sorrow spent, I learned at last submission...
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Posthumous poems. Translations from Vincent Bourne. Translations of the ...

William Cowper - 1837
...What ardently I wish'd, I long believed, And disappointed still, was still deceived ; By expectation every day beguiled, Dupe of to-morrow even from a child. Thus many a sad to-morrow came and went, Till, all my stock of infant sorrows spent, I learn'd at last submission...
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The Life and Works of William Cowper: Now First Completed by the ..., Volume 7

William Cowper - 1835
...What ardently I wish'd, I long believed, And, disappointed still, was still deceived. By expectation every day beguiled, Dupe of to-morrow even from a child. Thus many a sad to-morow came and went, Till, all my stock of infant sorrows spent, I learn'd at last submission...
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The Young Lady's Book of Elegant Poetry: Comprising Selections from the ...

Author of The young man's own book - American poetry - 1836 - 320 pages
...What ardently I wish'd, I long believed, And disappointed still, was still deceived, By expectation every day beguiled, Dupe of to-morrow even from a child. Thus many a sad to-morrow came and wont, Till, all my stock of infant sorrow spent, I learn'd, at last, submission...
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