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" Unskilful he to note the card Of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, And whelm him o'er! Such fate to suffering worth is... "
Flowers and Flower-gardens - Page 173
by David Lester Richardson - 1855 - 232 pages
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The Travels and Adventures of Celebrated Travelers in the Principal ...

Henry Howe - Adventure and adventurers - 1854 - 740 pages
...simplicity betrayed, And guileless trust; Till she, like thee, all soil'd is laid Low i' the dust. Such is the fate of simple bard. On life's rough ocean luckless starred! Unskillful he to note the card|| Of prudent lore. The billows rage, and gales blow hard. And whelm...
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A Compendium of English Literature, Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1854 - 796 pages
...simplicity betray'd, And guileless trust, Till she, like thee, all soil'd, is laid Low i' tile dust. Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starr'd ! Unskilful he to note the card Of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, Such...
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Gift of Flowers: Love's Wreath for 1854

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Gift books - 1854 - 350 pages
...betray'd, And guileless trust ; \ - Till she, like thee, all soil'd, is laid . • , Low i' the dust. Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starr'd ! Unskilful he to note the card i Of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard,...
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Gleanings from the Poets, for Home and School

American poetry - 1855 - 458 pages
...lifts thy unassuming head In humble guise ; But now the share uptears thy bed, And low thou lies ! Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean...has striven ; By human pride or cunning driven To mis'ry's brink; Till, wrenched of every stay but Heaven, He, ruined, sink. E'en thou who mourn'st the...
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Gleanings from the Poets: For Home and School

Anna Cabot Lowell - American poetry - 1855 - 452 pages
...lifts thy unassuming head In humble guise ; But now the share uptears thy bed, And low thou lies ! Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean...has striven ; By human pride or cunning driven To mis'ry's brink; Till, wrenched of every stay but Heaven, He, ruined, sink. E'en thou who mourn'st the...
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The Complete Works of Robert Burns: Containing His Poems, Songs, and ...

Robert Burns - 1855 - 562 pages
...is laid Low i' the dust. Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starr'd ! Unskilful he to note the card Of prudent lore, 'Till...And whelm him o'er ! Such fate to suffering worth is giv'n, Who long with wants and woes has striv'n, By human pride or cunning driv'n To mis'ry's brink,...
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The Poetical and Prose Works of Robert Burns: With Life, Notes and ...

Robert Burns, Allan Cunningham - 1855 - 616 pages
...simplicity betray'd, And guileless trust, Till she, like thee, all soil'd, is laid Low i' the dust. Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starr'd! Unskilful he to note the card Of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, And...
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The Rhyme and Reason of Country Life, Or, Selections from Fields Old and New

Susan Fenimore Cooper - Country life - 1855 - 510 pages
...simplicity betray'd, And guileless breast ; Till she, like thee, all soil'd is laid Low i' the dust. Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starr'd, Unskillful he to note the card Of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, And...
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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
...simplicity betray'd, And guileless breast; Ttll she, like thee. all soil'd is laid Low i' the dust. Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starr'd, Unskillful he to note the card Of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, And...
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The Rural Poetry of the English Language: Illustrating the Seasons and ...

Joseph William Jenks - English poetry - 1856 - 574 pages
...simplicity betrayed, And guileless trust, Till she, like thee, all soiled, is laid Low in the dust. A noble show ! while Roscius trod the stage ; And...Some note of Nature's music from his lips, And cov Snch fate to suffering worth is given, Who long with wants and woes has striven, By human pride or...
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