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" And I should dine at Ware." So turning to his horse, he said, " I am in haste to dine ; 'Twas for your pleasure you came here, You shall go back for mine." Ah, luckless speech, and bootless boast ! For which he paid full dear ; For while he spake, a braying... "
Poetry for School and Home, from the best authors. Edited by T. Shorter - Page 53
by Thomas Shorter - 1861
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Poems: By William Cowper, ... In Two Volumes. ...

William Cowper - 1795
...Did fing moft loud and clear; Whereat his horle did Ihort, as he. Had heard a lion roar, And gallop'd off with all his might; As he had done before. Away went Gilpin, and away Went Gilpin's hat and wig 1 He loft them fooner than at firft— For why ?—they wefe too big! Now, miftrefs Gilpin, when me...
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Satirical,humourous & Familiar Pieces: Prose [No] 1-[2?].

1795
...For which he paid full dear; For, while he spake, a braying ass r!)ul sing most loud and clear; >' x' Whereat his horse did snort, as he Had heard a lion roar, And gallop'd off with all his might, As he had done before. 0 O Away went Gilpin, and away Went Gilpin's...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry, Selected for ...

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1796 - 1008 pages
...Did fing moil loud and clear; Whereat his horfe did foort, as he Had heard a lion roar ; And gallnp'd off with all his might, As he had done before. Away...went Gilpin, and away Went Gilpin's hat and wig; He loft them fooncr than at tirft, For why ? they were too big. Now Miftrcfs Gilpin, v.-hcn flie faw Her...
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The Children's Miscellany: In which is Included The History of Little Jack ...

Children's stories - 1797 - 325 pages
...Did fing mod loud and clear ; Whereat his horfe did fnort, as he Had heard a lion roar, And gallopp'd off with all his might, As he had done before. Away...Gilpin— and away Went Gilpin's hat and wig ; He loft them fooner than at firft, For why ? — they were too big. Now Mrs. Gilpin, when (he faw Her...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1800
...Did fing moft loud and clear ; Whereat his horfe did fnort, as he Had heard a lion roar, And gallop'd off with all his might, As he had done before. Away...went Gilpin, and away Went Gilpin's hat and wig ! He loft them fooner than at firft — , For why ? — they were too big I VOL. II. Z Now, miftrefs Gflpin,...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1800
...fing moft loud and clear ; 'Whereat his horfe did fnort, as he Had heard a lion roar, And gallop'd off with all his might, As he had done before. Away...went Gilpin, and away Went Gilpin's hat and wig ! He loft them fooner than at firft For why ?— they were too big 1. Now, mitfrefs Gilpin, when flie law...
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The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 26

Edmund Burke - History - 1800
...fing nu.it loud and clear. " Whereat his horfe did fnort, as if He heard a lion roar, And gallop'd off with all his might, As he had done before. " Away...went Gilpin,— and away Went Gilpin's hat and wig 5 He loft them fooncr than at firft ; For why ? They were too big. Oz " Now Gilpin's wife, when (he...
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Annual Register, Volume 26

History - 1800
...fing moft loud and clear. " Whereat his horfe did fnort, as f He heard a lion roar, And gallop'd off with all his might. As he had done before. " Away went Gilpin, — and away Went Gilpin's bat and wig; He loft them fooner than at firft t For why ? They were too big, О а " Now Gilpin's...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1800
...clear. " Whereat his horfe did fnort, as if He heard a lion roar, And gallop'd off with all his migbyt, As he had done before. *' Away went Gilpin, — and away Went Gilpin's hat and wig; He loft them foonerthan at firo-, For why ? They were too bic, O a J Now Gilpin's wife, when flie had...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - English poetry - 1800 - 420 pages
...! For which he paid full dear; For, while he spake, a braying ass Did sing most loud and clear; , i Whereat his horse did snort, as he Had heard a lion roar, And gallop'd off with all his might, As he had done before. • Away went Gilpin, and away Went Gilpin's...
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