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" SWEET Day, so cool, so calm, so bright, The bridal of the earth and sky, The dew shall weep thy fall to-night ; For thou must die. Sweet Rose, whose hue angry and brave Bids the rash gazer wipe his eye, Thy root is ever in its grave, And thou must die.... "
The Christian Remembrancer: A Quarterly Review - Page 304
1822
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - 1849
...to the warm and fervent piety which gave a charm to his life and breathes through all his writings. Virtue, Sweet day ! so cool, so calm, so bright, The bridal of the earth and sky ; The dews shall weep thy fall to-night ; For thou must die. Sweet rose ! whose hue, angry and brave, Bids...
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The Life and Writings of the Rev. George Herbert: With the Synagogue, in ...

George Herbert - 1851 - 443 pages
...door, Not in his parlor ; banqueting the poor, — And, among those, his soul. Vfrtue. SWEET Day ! so cool, so calm, so bright ; The bridal of the earth and sky : The dew shall weep thy fall to-night ; — For thou must die. Sweet Rose ! whose hue, angry and brave, Bids the rash gazer wipe...
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Selections from the British Poets: Chronologically Arranged from Chaucer to ...

1851
...Thou'rt neither fair, nor strong, nor wise, nor rich, young. GEOEGE HEEBEET. BOBS, 1593; DIED, 1632. VIRTUE. SWEET day ! so cool, so calm, so bright, The bridal of the earth and sky ; The dews shall weep thy fall to-night ; For thou must die. Sweet rose ! whose hue, angry and brave, Bids...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - 1851
...lines on ' Virtue' already alluded to, to which we shall add a much more elaborate poem on Sunday. VIRTUE. Sweet day ! so cool, so calm, so bright, The bridal of the earth and sky ; The dews shall weep thy fall to-night, For thou must die. Sweet rose ! whose hue, angry and brave, Bids...
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Euthanasy: Or, Happy Talk Towards the End of Life

William Mountford - 1852 - 511 pages
...uncle. Will you repeat them ? MARHAM. Now you must like them, Oliver ; for I do very much. Sweet day, so cool, so calm, so bright, The bridal of the earth and sky ; The dew shall weep thy fall to-night ; For thou must die. Sweet rose, whose hue, angry and brave, Bids the rash gazer wipe his...
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Lotus-eating: a Summer Book

George William Curtis - 1852 - 206 pages
...memory of George Herbert, and his was the hymn we sang that Sunday at the Catskill Falls. Sweet day ! so cool, so calm, so bright ; The bridal of the earth and sky: The dew shall weep thy fall to-night; For thou must die. Sweet rose! whose hue, angry and brave, Bids the rash gazer wipe his eye;...
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Lotos-eating: a Summer Book

George William Curtis - 1852 - 192 pages
...memory of George Herbert, and his was the hymn we sang that Sunday at the Catskill Fall. " Sweet day ! so cool, so calm, so bright, The bridal of the earth and sky, The dew shall weep thy fall to-night, For thou most die. Sweet rose ! whose hne, angry and brave, Bids the rash gazer wipe his...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 40

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew - 1852
...in the extreme. The morrow dawned, and it was like all the Sabbath-days ever described in print, ' so cool, so calm, so bright, the bridal of the earth and sky.' The little stream which rolls at the mountain's base before the door was roughened by a susnrring breeze...
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The Presbyterian Magazine, Volume 2

1852
...SABBATHS. It was a fine day in autumn,—one that would well answer to Herbert's discription, "Sweet day! so cool, so calm, so bright, The bridal of the earth and sky." The village pastor was in his pulpit, and the people in goodly numbers were in their pews. The solemn invocation...
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Recollections of a Literary Life: Or, Books, Places and People

Mary Russell Mitford - 1852 - 558 pages
...cool, so calm, so bright, The bridal of the earth and sky ; Sweet dews shall weep thy full to-night— For thou must die. Sweet rose, whose hue, angry and brave. Bids the rash ga/.er wipe his eye ; Thy root is ever in the grave — And thou must die. Sweet spring, full of sweet...
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