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" HE that loves a rosy cheek, Or a coral lip admires, Or from star-like eyes doth seek Fuel to maintain his fires: As old Time makes these decay, So his flames must waste away. But a smooth and steadfast mind, Gentle thoughts, and calm desires, Hearts with... "
What Men Have Said about Woman ... - Page 172
edited by - 1865 - 320 pages
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Salad for the social: by the author of 'Salad for the solitary'.

Frederick Saunders - 1856 - 384 pages
...gain, But these, these only, can the heart retain." Thomas Carew thus apostrophises female beauty : "He that loves a rosy cheek, Or a coral lip admires,...maintain his fires, As old Time makes these decay J3o his flames must waste away ; But a smooth and steadfast mind, Gentle thoughts and calm desires,...
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Tait's Edinburgh magazine, Volume 23

1856 - 784 pages
...Fuel to maintain his fires ; As oh! Time makes these decay, So his flames must haste away. But л puro and steadfast mind ; Gentle thoughts and calm desires...combined, Kindle never-dying fires: Where these are not, I drspisi Lovely cheeks, or lips, or eves. ЯХТ".— OBSTA. " CHECK the beginnings" is a very useful...
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A Forest Tragedy: And Other Tales

Grace Greenwood - 1856 - 362 pages
...down, not to steep her ringlets in tears, but to sleep tranquilly till far into the morning. CHAPTEK V. He that loves a rosy cheek, Or a coral lip admires,...Or from star-like eyes doth seek Fuel to maintain love's fires ; As old Time makes these decay, So his flames must waste away. But a smooth and steadfast...
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Salad for the Social

Frederick Saunders - 1856 - 422 pages
...female beanty : " He that loves a rosy check, Or a ooral lip admires, Or from star-like eyes doth «ek Fuel to maintain his fires, As old Time makes these decay So his flumes must waste away ; But a smooth and steadfast mind, Gentle thoughts and calm desires, Herxts...
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Aldershot, and All about it: With Gossip, Literary, Military, and Pictorial

Marianne Young - 1857 - 274 pages
...not be able to turn to it, the two first verses will perhaps be welcome — " He that loves a rosie cheek, Or a coral lip admires, Or from star-like eyes...So his flames must waste away. " But, a smooth and stedfast mind, Gentle thoughts, and calm desires, Hearts with equal love combined, Kindle never-dying...
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Selections from the Irish Quarterly Review: 1st ser. ...

1857 - 514 pages
...I lay ; But to prevent the sad increase Of hopeless love, I keep away.* Then we have Carew, and — He that loves a rosy cheek, Or a coral lip admires,...star-like eyes doth seek Fuel to maintain his fires ; • How exquisitely Waller and Tennyson sing in the following Terses. We know not whether the trimmingCavalier-Roundh...
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Songs of England. The book of English songs, ed. by C. Mackay

Charles Mackay - 1857 - 334 pages
...Awake and see the rising sun. HE THAT LOVES A ROSY CHEEK. TEOIUS draw, 1635. Music by Miss MB Hiwis. HE that loves a rosy cheek, Or a coral lip admires,...Or from star-like eyes doth seek Fuel to maintain its fires ; As old Time makes these decay, So his flames must waste away. But a smooth and stedfast...
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Amusing poetry, ed. by S. Brooks

Amusing poetry - 1857 - 266 pages
...: These are the men — The best of men — These are the men we mean to be. CHAELES MACKAY. tfjat HE that loves a rosy cheek, Or a coral lip admires,...Or from star-like eyes doth seek Fuel to maintain its fires ; As old Time makes these decay, So his flames must waste away. But a smooth and stedfast...
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The Elements of Christian Science: A Treatise Upon Moral Philosophy and Practice

William Adams - 1857 - 380 pages
...reasoning upon * An old poet beautifully contrasts this with true affection : He that loves a rosie eheeke, Or a coral lip admires, Or from star-like eyes doth seek Fuel to maintain his fires, As Old Time maketh these decay, So his flames must waste away. But a smoothe and steadfast minde, Gentle thoughts...
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Select specimens of the English poets, ed. by A. De Vere

Aubrey Thomas De Vere - 1858 - 298 pages
...state. Wise poets, that wrap truth in tales, Knew her themselves through all her veils DISDAIN RETURNED. He that loves a rosy cheek, Or a coral lip admires,...are not, I despise Lovely cheeks, or lips or eyes. WOTTON. SIR HENEY WOTTON was born at Brougton Place, Kent, AB 1508. After the accession of James I....
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