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The Complete Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley

By: Thomas Hutchinson

...n mingled pride and awe cowered near his throne, _1960 And she a nursling of captivity Knew nought beyond those walls, nor what such change ... ...f those dead leaves, shedding their stars, whene’er The wandering wind her nurslings might caress; Whose intertwining fingers ever there ... ... the fresh leaves, Soft music, my poor brain is wild, And I am weak like a nursling child, _590 Though my soul with gr... ...ngs they be; But from these create he can Forms more real than living man, Nurslings of immortality! One of these awakened me, ... ...hapes from the east and west Come, as two doves to one beloved nest, T win nurslings of the all-sustaining air On swift still wings glide down the atm... ...7. 37. 37. 37. ‘Men of England, heirs of Glory, Heroes of unwritten story, Nurslings of one mighty Mother, Hopes of her, and one another; ... .... _45 6. 6. 6. 6. 6. But now, thy youngest, dearest one, has perished— The nursling of thy widowhood, who grew, Like a pale flower by some sad maiden ... ... _85 Beneath the safety of her wings Her renovated nurslings prey, And in the naked lightenings Of truth they purge their dazz... ...h the willow Spreads on the floor of the unbroken fountain, Strewn, by the nurslings that linger there, _65 Over that islet p...

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Sartor Resartus: The Life and Opinions of Herr Teufelsdrockh

By: Thomas Carlyle

... widower, little enough was known at Entepfuhl. Heedless of all which, the Nursling took to his spoon-meat, and throve. I have heard him noted as a st... ...other; that visitest the poor man’s hut with auroral radiance; and for thy Nursling hast provided a soft swathing of Love and infi- nite Hope, wherein... ...ben- efit. But she is a fond foolish nurse, or rather we are false foolish nurslings, when, in our resting and reflecting hours, we prolong the same d...

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The Professor

By: Charlotte Brontë

...m- stance alone I could at a glance distinguish the daughter of Albion and nursling of Protestantism from the foster-child of Rome, the protegee of Je... ... chamber at night that I somewhat relaxed my severity towards these morose nurslings, and allowed vent to their language of murmurs; then, in re- veng...

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The Poems

By: George Meredith

...ver felt before, T o see again my wife, my little son, My Queen, my pretty nursling of five years, The darling of my hopes, our dearest pledge Of marr... ...o, whereto I strive. The dread that my old love may be alive Has seized my nursling new love by the throat. XLI How many a thing which we cast to the ... ...e wrestle?—Call to mind The many meanings glistening up When Nature to her nurslings kind, Hands them the fruitage and the cup! And seek we rich signi...

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Mrs. General Talboys

By: Anthony Trollope

...ars of age. She had torn herself asunder, as she told me, from the younger nurslings of her heart, and had left them to the care of a devoted female a...

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My Aunt Margaret's Mirror

By: Sir Walter Scott

...lf, who, afflicted by early infirmity, was one of the most delicate of her nurslings, yet, nevertheless, have out- lived them all. It is still my cust...

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The Chaplet of Pearls

By: Charlotte Mary Yonge

...was care- fully watched, under the conviction that she must know where her nursling was; but one evening V eronique ventured up to Martin’s farm, trus... ...‘Is it possible?’ said the nun. ‘We would not learn the par- entage of our nurslings since all alike become children of Mother Church. Then, suddenly ...

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The Herd Boy and His Hermit

By: Charlotte Mary Yonge

... off with thee, my bonnie lad.’ It was spoken more in the tone of nurse to nursling than of mother to son, still less that of mistress to farm boy; bu... ... which poor old Dolly only blindly accepted and imparted as blindly to her nursling. Of actual 46 The Herd Boy and His Hermit instruction, nothing wa... ..., ‘ As lief take one lad as the other!’ while Dolly’s angry defence of her nursling’s wisdom broke the sadness of the parting. CHAPTER XII CHAPTER XII... ... no ghostly shades, nor bewildered travellers, but that this was their own nursling Hal, whom Simon Bunce had reported to be lying dead under a gorse-...

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Samson Agonistes

By: John Milton

...tings, swounings of despair, And sense of Heav’ns desertion. I was his nursling once and choice delight, His destin’d from the womb, Promisd...

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On the Eve a Novel

By: Ivan S. Turgenev

...e once con- ceived the idea of talking to them about Washington: ‘My young nurslings,’ he began, but at the first sounds of his strange voice the youn... ...rslings,’ he began, but at the first sounds of his strange voice the young nurslings ran away. The good old Gottingen student did not lie on a bed of ...

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The Complete Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley Volume 2

By: Thomas Hutchinson

...landed by cities fair; Underneath Day’s azure eyes 60 V olume Two Ocean’s nursling, Venice lies, _95 A peop... ...5 Lashing with melodious wave Many a sacred Poet’s grave, Mourn its latest nursling fled? What though thou with all thy dead Scarce can for this fame ... ...st Earth was laughing below. I am the daughter of Earth and Water, And the nursling of the Sky; I pass through the pores of the ocean and shores; ...

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The Pigeon Pie

By: Charlotte Mary Yonge

... coast. Smite them rather than let 59 Yo n g e them escape. The malignant nursling of the blood-thirsty Palatine at large again! Follow, and overtake...

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Maitre Cornelius

By: Honoré de Balzac

...lever rapidity of a nurse who profits by the momentary tranquillity of her nursling. An immense crowd cumbered the rue du Murier. The growls of the po...

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The Prelude Or, Growth of a Poets Mind

By: William Wordsworth

...hout the world! Far different service in those homely days The Muses’ modest nurslings underwent From their first childhood: in that glorious time 465 ...

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Ursula

By: Honoré de Balzac

...Le Bougival, attached herself naturally to Ursula, as wetmaids do to their nurslings. This blind maternal affection was accompanied in this in- stance...

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The Prelude of 1805 in Thirteen Books

By: William Wordsworth

...enowned throughout the world, Far different service in those homely days The nurslings of the Muses underwent From their first childhood. In that glori...

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Letters of Two Brides

By: Honoré de Balzac

...ow raised to meet our own! What dreams come to us as we watch the clinging nursling! All our powers, whether of mind or body, are at its service; for ... ...of blowing on the spoonful of soup which is too hot for my little Nais, my nursling of seven months ago, who still remembers my breast? When a nurse h...

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The Collection of Antiquities

By: Honoré de Balzac

...herhood. A mother’s second sight cannot be acquired. An aunt, bound to her nursling by ties of such pure affection as united Mlle. Armande to Victurni...

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The Tragedy of Puddnhead Wilson: And the Comedy Those Extraordinary Twins

By: Mark Twain

...the thing with “holding his breath”—that frightful specialty of the teething nursling, in the throes of which the creature ex hausts its lungs, then ...

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Vanity Fair

By: William Makepeace Thackeray

...the contact of an oyster— Mrs. Frederick Bullock would gather her starched nurslings 219 Thackeray and simper back into her carriage. Every visit whi...

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