This is the state of man : To-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope ; to-morrow blossoms, And bears his blushing honours thick upon him : The third day, comes a frost, a killing frost; And, — when he thinks, good easy man, full surely His greatness... The Visitor: By Several Hands - Strana 182podµa William Dodd - 1764Úplné zobrazenie
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Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve, Charles William Emil Miller, Benjamin Dean Meritt, Tenney Frank, Harold Fredrik Cherniss, Henry Thompson Rowell - 1915
...day, comes a frost, a killing frost. And, — when he thinks, good easy man, full surely His greatness is a ripening, — nips his root. And then he falls, as I do." A few years ago the changes were rung upon heredity and environment. What we were for weal or woe,...