Drink, pretty creature, drink!
William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)
Source: The Pet Lamb.
Contributed by: Zaady
The Eagle, he was lord above, And Rob was lord below.
Source: Rob Roy's Grave.
One that would peep and botanize Upon his mother's grave.
Source: A Poet's Epitaph. Stanza 5.
As in the eye of Nature he has lived, So in the eye of Nature let him die!
Source: The Old Cumberland Beggar.
Sweet childish days, that were as long As twenty days are now.
Source: To a Butterfly. I 've watched you now a full half-hour.
This dull product of a scoffer's pen.
Source: The Excursion. Book ii.
Earth helped him with the cry of blood.
Source: Song at the Feast of Broughton Castle.
"A jolly place," said he, "in times of old! But something ails it now: the spot is cursed."
Source: Hart-leap Well. Part ii.
Whom neither shape of danger can dismay, Nor thought of tender happiness betray.
Source: Character of the Happy Warrior.
But he is risen, a later star of dawn.
Source: A Morning Exercise.
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