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" While I do rest, my soul advance: Make my sleep a holy trance: That I may, my rest being wrought, Awake into some holy thought, And with as active vigour run My course, as doth the nimble sun. "
Spirit of the English Magazines - Page 14
1821
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In the East Country with Sir Thomas Browne, Kt., Physician and Philosopher ...

Emma Marshall - English fiction - 1885 - 319 pages
...those watchful Foes, Whose eyes are open while mine close. Let no Dreams my Head infest, But such as Jacob's Temples blest. While I do rest, my Soul advance;...My course as doth the Nimble Sun. Sleep is a death, O make me try, By sleeping what it is to die: And as gently lay my Head On my Grave, as now my Bed....
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Hymns and Anthems Adapted for Jewish Worship

Hymns, Hebrew - 1886 - 191 pages
...foes Whose eyes are open, while mine close. Let no dreams my head infest But such as Jacob's temple blest. While I do rest, my soul advance, Make my sleep...wrought, Awake into some holy thought, And with as active vigor run My course as doth the noble sun. Sleep is a death ! O make me try By sleeping what it is...
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Sir Thomas Browne's Religio Medici: Urn Burial, Christian Morals, and Other ...

Sir Thomas Browne - Christian ethics - 1886 - 262 pages
...those watchful foes, Whose eyes are open while mine close. Let no dreams my head infest, But such as Jacob's temples blest. While I do rest, my soul advance : Make my sleep a holy trance : That I may, rny rest being wrought, Awake into some holy thought And with as active vigour run My course as doth...
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

Robert Cochrane - Authors, English - 1887 - 536 pages
...mine dos*. Let no dreams my head infest. But such as Jacob's temples blest. While I do rest, my eoal ll and sweet wit of the man ! That her in daffodillies sleeping made, From scorching heat her us doth the uimble snn. Sleep is a death ;— Oh I make me try, By sleeping, what it is to die 1 And...
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Songs in the Night-watches: From Voices Old and New

American poetry - 1888 - 297 pages
...foes Whose eyes are open while mine close. Let no dreams my head infest, But such as Jacob's temple blest. While I do rest, my soul advance ; Make my...wrought, Awake into some holy thought, And with as active vigor run My course as doth the nimble sun. Sleep is a death : Oh, make me try By sleeping, what it...
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Religio Medici: A Letter to a Friend; Christian Morals; Urn-burial and Other ...

Sir Thomas Browne - Gardening - 1889 - 440 pages
...those watchful foes, Whose eyes are open while mine close. Let no dreams my head infest, But such as Jacob's temples blest. While I do rest, my Soul advance...My course, as doth the nimble Sun. Sleep is a death ; O make me try, By sleeping, what it is to die; And as gently lay my head On my grave, as now my bed....
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The Treasury of Sacred Song: Selected from the English Lyrical Poetry of ...

Francis Turner Palgrave - Christian poetry, English - 1889 - 374 pages
...dreams my head infest, But such as Jacob's temples blest. While I do rest, my soul advance ; Make me to sleep a holy trance, That I may, my rest being wrought,...My course as doth the nimble sun. Sleep is a death ; Oh ! make me try, By sleeping, what it is to die : And as gently lay my head On my grave, as now...
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The Life of Thomas Ken, D.D., Bishop of Bath and Wells, Volume 2

Edward Hayes Plumptre - 1889
...those watchful Foos, Whose Eyes are open while mine close ; Let no Dreams my Head infest, But such as Jacob's temples blest. " While I do rest, my Soul...advance, Make my Sleep a holy Trance, That I may, my Eest being wrought, Awake into some holy Thought, And with as active Vigour run My Course, as doth...
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Songs of Three Centuries

John Greenleaf Whittier - American poetry - 1890 - 383 pages
...eyes are open while mine close. Let no dreams my head infest But such as Jacob's temples blest. Whilst I do rest, my soul advance ; Make my sleep a holy...wrought, Awake into some holy thought, And with as active vigor r1m My course, as doth the nimble sun. Sleep is a death ; O, make me try, By sleeping, what it...
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Songs of Three Centuries

John Greenleaf Whittier - American poetry - 1890 - 383 pages
...eyes are open while mine close. Let no dreams my head infest Hut such as Jacob's temples blest. Whilst I do rest, my soul advance ; Make my sleep a holy...trance : That I may, my rest being wrought, Awake into som>: holy thought, And with as active vigor run My course, as doth the nimble sun. Sleep is a death;...
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