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" As I left this place, and entered into the next field, a second pleasure entertained me' 'twas a handsome milkmaid that had not yet attained so much age and wisdom as to load her mind with any fears of many things that will never be, as too many men too... "
The Complete Angler [and] the Lives of Donne, Wotton, Hooker, Herbert and ... - Page 58
by Izaak Walton - 1901 - 497 pages
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The Rhyme and Reason of Country Life, Or, Selections from Fields Old and New

Susan Fenimore Cooper - Country life - 1855 - 478 pages
...pleasure entertained me ; it was a handsome milk-maid, that had not yet attained so much age and wisdom as to load her mind with any fears of many things...was made by Kit Marlow, now at least fifty years ago ; ami the milk-maid's mother sung an answer to it, which was made by Sir Walter Raleigh in his younger...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1856 - 802 pages
...pleasure entertained me ; it was a handsome milk-maid, that had not yet attained so much age and wisdom as to load her mind with any fears of many things...milk-maid's mother sung an answer to it, which was mado by Sir Walter Raleigh, 3 in his younger days. They were old-fushioned poetry, but choicely good...
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The complete angler, of I. Walton and C. Cotton, with variorum notes, ed. by ...

Izaak Walton - 1856 - 590 pages
...pleasure entertained me: 'twas a handsome milk-maid, that had not yet attained so much age and wisdom as to load her mind, with any fears of many things...nightingale; her voice was good ; and the ditty, fitted for it,—it was that smooth song, which was made by Kit Marlow 1 , now at least fifty years ago. And the...
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Chambers's Edinburgh journal, conducted by W. Chambers. [Continued ..., Volume 4

Chambers's journal - 1856 - 432 pages
...to load her mind with any fears of things that will never be ; but she cast away all care, and sang like a nightingale : her voice was good, and the ditty fitted for it.' Providence, however, had decreed that the stern realities of life should press heavily upon the poetess,...
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The Rhyme and Reason of Country Life

Country life - 1856 - 482 pages
...pleasure entertained me ; it was a handsome milk-maid, that had not yet attained so much age and wisdom as to load her mind with any fears of many things that will nover be, as too many men too often do ; but she cast away all care, and sung like a nightingale :...
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Eclectic Magazine, and Monthly Edition of the Living Age, Volume 37

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - American periodicals - 1856 - 604 pages
...to load her mind with any fears of things that will never be ; bn» she cast away all care, and sang like a nightingale : her voice was good, and the ditty fitted for it." Providence, however, had decreed that thé stern realities of life should press heavily upon the poetess,...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1848 - 786 pages
...pleasure entertained me ; it was a handsome milk-maid, that had not yet attained so much age and wisdom as to load her mind with any fears of many things...good, and the ditty fitted for it : it was that smooth a-milking again. I will give her the chub, and persuade them to sing those two songs to us. God speed...
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Reliques of ancient English poetry, by T. Percy. Repr ..., Page 110, Volume 1

English poetry - 1858 - 396 pages
...writer of some credit, who has inserted them both in his Complete Angler, 1 under the character of ' that smooth song, which was made by Kit. Marlow, now at least fifty years ago; and ... an Answer to it, which was made by Sir Walter Raleigh in his younger days. . . . Old-fashioned...
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The Year Book of Daily Recreation and Information: Concerning Remarkable Men ...

William Hone - Almanacs, English - 1859 - 854 pages
...pleasure entertained me : 'twas a handsome milk-maid, that had not yet attained so much age and wisdom as to load her mind with any fears of many things...it ; it was that smooth song which was made by Kit Marlowe, now at least fifty years ago ; and the milk maid's mother sung an answer to it, which was...
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The Merrie Days of England: Sketches of the Olden Time

Edward McDermott (of Camberwell, Eng.?) - England - 1859 - 210 pages
...pleasure entertained me ; it was a handsome milk-maid, that had not yet attained so much age and wisdom as to load her mind with any fears of many things...men too often do ; but she cast away all care and sang like a nightingale. Her voice was good and the ditty fitted for it ; it was that smooth song which...
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