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" ... harmony with the cogitations of my fancy, and workings of my bosom; humming every now and then the air, with the verses I have framed. "
Pages from an old volume of life. A collection of essays 1857-1881 - Page 283
by Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1892
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The works of Robert Burns; with an account of his life, and a ..., Volume 4

Robert Burns - 1800 - 460 pages
...original song, which is objectionable in point of delicacy. musical expression; then chuse my theme; begin one stanza; when that is composed, which is generally...down now and then, look out for objects in nature around me, that are in unison or harmony with the cogitations of my fancy, and workings of my bosom;...
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The prose works of Robert Burns

Robert Burns - 1816 - 714 pages
...the poetic sentiment correspondent to my idea of the musical expression ; then chuse my theme ; begin one stanza; when • that is composed, which is generally...down now and then, look out for objects in nature around me, that are in unison or harmony with the cogitations of my fancy, and workings of my bosom...
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The British Prose Writers...

1819 - 364 pages
...the poetic sentiment correspondent to my idea of the musical expression; then choose my theme; begin one stanza; when that is composed, which is generally...down now and then, look out for objects in nature around me that are in unison and harmony with the cogitations of my fancy, and workings of my bosom...
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The prose works of Robert Burns; containing his letters and correspondence ...

Robert Burns - 1819 - 658 pages
...the poetic sentiment correspondent to my idea of the musical expression ; then choose my theme; begin one stanza; when that is composed, which is generally...down now and then, look out for objects in nature around me that are in unison and harmony with the cogitations of my fancy, and workings of my bosom...
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Letters, Volumes 1-2

Robert Burns - 1819 - 388 pages
...the poetic seutimeut correspondent to my idea of the musical expression; then choose my theme; begin one stanza; when that is composed, which is generally the most difficult part of the business, 1 walk out, sit down now and their, look- out for objects in nature around me that are in unison and...
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Constable's miscellany of original and selected publications

Constable and co, ltd - 1826 - 734 pages
...poetic sentiment correspondent to my idea of the musical expression,—then choose my theme,—compose one stanza. When that is composed, which is generally the most difficult part of the business, I walk out,—sit down now and then,—look out for objects in Nature round me that are in unison or harmony...
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Life of Robert Burns

John Gibson Lockhart - 1828 - 324 pages
...sentiment correspondent to my idea of the musical expression, — then choose my theme, — compose one stanza. When that is composed, which is generally the most difficult past of the business, I walk out, — sit down now and then, — look out for objects in Nature round,...
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Life of Robert Burns

John Gibson Lockhart - 1830 - 340 pages
...sentiment correspondent to my idea of the musical expression, — then choose my theme, — compose one stanza. When that is composed, which is generally...down now and then, — look out for objects in Nature round me that are in unison or harmony with the cogitations of my fancy, and workings of my bosom,...
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The Principles of English Composition: Illustrated by Examples with Critical ...

David Booth - 1831 - 408 pages
...poetic sentiment correspondent to my idea of the musical expression ; then choose my theme ; begin one stanza ; when that is composed, which is generally...down now and then, look out for objects in nature around me that are in unison and harmony with the cogitations of my fancy and workings of my bosom...
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The Works of Robert Burns: With an Account of His Life, and Criticism on His ...

Robert Burns - 1831 - 484 pages
...poetic sentiment correspondent to my idea of the musical expression ; then choose my theme ; begin one stanza ; when that is composed, which is generally...down now and then, look out for objects in nature around me that are in unison and harmony with the cogitations of my fancy, and workings of my bosom...
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