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" Behold the mighty Hector's wife! Some haughty Greek, who lives thy tears to see, Embitters all thy woes by naming me. The thoughts of glory past, and present shame A thousand griefs shall waken at the name. May I lie cold before that dreadful day, Press'd... "
The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper;: Pope's Homer's ... - Page 49
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The New Speaker. With an Essay on Elocution

John Connery - Elocution - 1861 - 416 pages
...— " Behold the mighty Hector's wife !" Some haughty Greek, who lives thy tears to see, Embitters all thy woes by naming me. The thoughts of glory past,...everlasting sleep, Shall neither hear thee sigh, nor see thee weep. Thus having spoke, th' illustrious chief of Troy Stretch'd his fond arms to clasp the...
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A Compendium of Classical Literature: Comprising Choice Extracts Translated ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - Authors, Classical - 1861 - 632 pages
...Some hanghty Greek, who lives thy tears to see, Embitters all thy woes by naming me. 'Ihe thonghts of glory past, and present shame, A thousand griefs...Hector, wrapt in everlasting sleep, Shall neither hear theo sigh, nor see thee weep." Thus having spoke, the illustrious chief of Troy Stretch'd his fond...
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A Compendium of Classical Literature: Comprising Choice Extracts Translated ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - Authors, Classical - 1861 - 634 pages
...see, Embitters all thy woes by naming me. The thonghts of glory past, and present shame, A thonsand griefs shall waken at the name! May I lie cold before...everlasting sleep, Shall neither hear thee sigh, nor see thee weep.'1 Thus having spoke, the illustrions chief of Troy Streteh'd his fond arms to clasp...
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The poetical reader, with notes and questions by A.W. Buchan

Alexander Winton Buchan - 1861 - 128 pages
...cry, ' Behold the mighty Hector's wife! ' Some haughty Greek, who lives thy tears to see, Embitters all thy woes by naming me. The thoughts of glory past,...the name ; May I lie cold before that dreadful day, Prest with a load of monumental clay ! Thy Hector, wrapt in everlasting sleep, Shall neither hear thee...
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Literary Class Book; Or, Readings in English Literature: To which is ...

Robert Sullivan - 1861 - 532 pages
...Hector's wife!' Some haughty Greek, who lives thy tears to see, Embitters all thy woes by naming me. Pity. The thoughts of glory past, and present shame, A thousand griefs shall waken at the namel May I Zie coW before that dreadful day, Press'd with a load of monumental clay Thy Hector, wrapt...
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An index to familiar quotations selected principally from British authors ...

John Cooper Grocott - 1863 - 562 pages
...daggers-drawing, And one another clapper-clawing. BCTLER.— Hudibras, Part II. Canto II. Line 70. CLA Y. — May I lie cold before that dreadful day, Press'd with a load of monumental clay. CLA Y. — For ever will I sleep, while poor maids cry, "Alas ! for pity stay, And let us die With...
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The Progressive English reading books, Volume 4

Nelson Thomas and sons, ltd - 1866 - 408 pages
...They cry, Behold the mighty Hector's wifo! Some haughty Greek, who lives thy tears ' to see, Imbitters all thy woes, by naming me. The thoughts of glory...the name! May I lie cold before' that dreadful day, Pressed with a load of monumental clay! Thy Hector, wrapt in everlasting sleep, Shall neither hear...
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The Advanced Reader

Readers - 1866 - 408 pages
...There, while you groan beneath the load of Some haughty Creek, who lives thy tears to see, Imbitters all thy woes, by naming me. The thoughts of glory...the name ! May I lie cold before that dreadful day, Pressed with a load of monumental clay! Thy Hector, wrapt in everlasting sleep, Shall neither hear...
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The Cornhill Magazine, Volume 16; Volume 20

George Smith, William Makepeace Thackeray - Electronic journals - 1867 - 802 pages
...They cry, Behold the mighty Hector's wife ! Some hanghty Greek, who lives thy tears to see, Embitters all thy woes by naming me. The thoughts of glory past,...Hector, wrapt in everlasting sleep, Shall neither hear thec sigh, nor sec thee weep. Pope was in fact so great a writer, and so full of the brilliant spirit...
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The Cornhill Magazine, Volume 16; Volume 20

George Smith, William Makepeace Thackeray - Electronic journals - 1867 - 832 pages
...! Some haughty Greek, who lives thy tears to see, Embitters all thy woes by naming me. The thoughIs of glory past, and present shame, A thousand griefs...everlasting sleep, Shall neither hear thee sigh, nor see thee weep. Pope was in fact so great a writer, and so full of the brilliant spirit of the age of...
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