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" 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. "
Spirit of the English Magazines - Page 14
1821
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The Works of Sir Thomas Browne: Pseudodoxia epidemica, books V-VII. Religio ...

Sir Thomas Browne - Christianity - 1852
...And with as active vigour run My course as doth the nimble sun. Sleep is a death ; — 0 make me tvy, By sleeping, what it is to die ! And as gently lay my head On my grave, aa now my bed. Howe'er I rest, great God, let me Awake again at last with thee. And thus assur'd, behold...
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Sir Thomas Browne's works, ed. by S. Wilkin, Volume 2

sir Thomas Browne - 1852
...course as doth the nimble sun. Sleep is a death ; — 0 make me try, By sleeping, what it is to die I And as gently lay my head On my grave, as now my bed. Howe'er I rest, great God, let me Awake again at last with thee. And thus assnr'd, behold I lie Securely,...
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Psalms and hymns, collected and ed. by G. Dawson

George Dawson - 1853
...holy thought ; And with as active vigour run 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. Howe'er I rest, great God, let me Awake again at last with Thee, And thus assured, behold I lie Securely,...
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Salad for the Solitary

Frederick Saunders - American essays - 1853 - 284 pages
...sleeping, what it is to die ; ' And as at last I lay my head Upon my grave, as now my bed, Where'er I rest, great God let me Awake again, at last with thee. And thus assured behold I He Securely, or to wake or die, ./•;These are my drowsy days ; in vain I now do wake to sleep again....
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Salad for the Solitary

Frederick Saunders - American essays - 1853 - 284 pages
...Thomas Brown, ih a hymn he composed on the subject, has the following lines: — " Sleep is a death: O make me try, By sleeping, what it is to die ; And as at last I lay my head Upon my grave, as now my bed, Where'er I rest, great God ! let me Awake again,...
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Salad for the solitary, by an epicure [signing himself F.S.].

F. S., Frederick Saunders - 1853 - 284 pages
...Thomas Brown, in a hymn he composed on the subject, has the following lines : — " Sleep is a death: O make me try, By sleeping, what it is to die ; And as at last I lay my head Upon my grave, as now my bed, Where'er I rest, great God ! let me Awake again,...
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Notes & Queries, Volume 9

William White - Questions and answers - 1854
...mine close ; Let no dreams my head infest, But such as Jacob's temples blest : 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 my bed. Howe'er I rest, great God, let me Awake again at last with Thee." Bishop Ken. " Let no ill dreams disturb...
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The Sunday at Home

1884
...thought; And with as active vigour run, My course, as doth the nimble sun. Sleep is a death; O make mo try, By sleeping, what it is to die; And as gently lay my head On my grave, as now my bed. Howe'er I rest, great GOD, let me Awake again at least with Thee. And thus assured, behold I lie Securely,...
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The Edinburgh Christian magazine, Volumes 5-6

1854
...EDINBURGH CHRISTIAN MAGAZINE, Sleep Is a death— Ob I nuke me try, By sleeping, what it is to diet Howe'er I rest, great God, let me Awake again at last with Thee. And, thus assur'd, behold X lie Securely, or to wake or die. TheU are my drowsy dmye ; in Tain I do now wake...
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Notes and Queries, Volume 10

Questions and answers - 1854
...try, By sleeping, what it is to die ; And as gently lay my head On my grave as now my bed. Howe'er I rest, great God, let me Awake again, at last, with Thee ; And, thus assur'd, behold, 1 lie Securely, or to wake or die. These are my drowsie days. In vain I do now wake...
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