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" Some men with swords may reap the field, And plant fresh laurels where they kill: But their strong nerves at last must yield; They tame but one another still: Early or late They stoop to fate, And must give up their murmuring breath, When they, pale captives,... "
Time's Telescope for ... ; Or, A Complete Guide to the Almanack - Page 136
1817
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The Poetical Works of Isaac Wilkinson

Isaac Wilkinson (of Cockermouth.) - 1824
...pledges of a soldier's word, Redeem'd and pure,—we care not. The garlands wither on your brow, MOORE. Then boast no more your mighty deeds, Upon death's purple altar now See ! Marshal Ney, the victim, bleeds. His widow shall curse thee while life doth remain, And the orphan...
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The every-day book, or, The guide to the year

William Hone - 1825
...at last must yield, They tame but one another still. Early or late, They stoop to fate, And inus't All heads must come To the cold tomb : Only the actions of the just Smell sweet and blossom in the...
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The Every Day Book, Or, A Guide to the Year: Describing the ..., Volume 1

William Hone - 1826
...where they kill ; But their strong nerves at last must yield. They tame but one another still. Early or ger sight than any I had yet beheld. His majesty and...for the country to come in and refresh them with t Upon Death's purple altar now See where the victor victim bleeds: All head» must come To the cold...
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The Every-day Book: Or Everlasting Calendar of Popular Amusements, Sports ...

William Hone - Almanacs, English - 1826
...they kill ; But their strong nerves at last must yield, They tame but one another .still. Early or late, They stoop to fate, And must give up their murmuring...to Death. The garlands wither on your brow ; Then boasl no more your mighty deeds : Upon Death's purple altar now See where the victor victim bleeds:...
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The Every-day Book: Or, Everlasting Calendar of Popular Amusements ...

William Hone - Almanacs, English - 1868
...strong nerves at last must yield. They tame but one another still. Early or late, They stoop to fat«, And must give up their murmuring breath, When they...to Death. The garlands wither on your brow ; Then boost no more your mighty deeds! Upon Death's purple altar now See where the victor victim bleeds:...
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The Worcester Magazine and Historical Journal: Containing ..., Volume 1

William Lincoln, Christopher Columbus Baldwin - 1826
...their murmuring breathy Vr'hca they pate captives creep to death. The garlands wither on your hrow, Then boast no more your mighty deeds ; Upon death's...purple altar now See where the victor victim bleeds-: All heads must come To the cold tomb, Only the actions of the just Smell sweet, and blossom in the...
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The Worcester Magazine and Historical Journal, Volume 1

Worcester County (Mass.) - 1826
...but one another still. Early or late They stoop to fate, 120 HOME. And must gire up th'.ir murnrjring breath, When they pale captives creep to death. The garlands wither on your brow, Then hoast no more your mighty deeds ; Upon death's purple altar now See where the victor victim bleeds...
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Moral and Sacred Poetry

Thomas Willcocks - 1829 - 296 pages
...another still : . Early or late They stoop to fate, '.;r! mast give up their murmuring breath, ft'hen they, pale captives, creep to death. The garlands wither on your brow, Then hoast no more your mighty deeds; '.'•I death's purple altar now, See where the victor-victim bleeds...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calendar of ..., Volume 1

William Hone - Days - 1830
...where they kill; But their strong nerves at last must yield, They tame but one another still. Early or late, , They stoop to fate, And must give up their...Death's purple altar now See where the victor victim bl ceils: All heads must come To the cold tomb : Only the actions of the just Smell sweet and blossom...
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The Life of Thomas Ken, D.D., Deprived Bishop of Bath and Wells: Viewed in ...

William Lisle Bowles - Anglican Communion - 1830
...for how must such affecting and sublime images as these have been felt by him to his inmost heart : The garlands wither on your brow ! Then boast no more...deeds ! Upon Death's purple altar now See where the Victor-victim bleeds ! * The music of Coleman was published by Henry Laws in 1669 in a book entitled,...
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