Thus to relieve the wretched was his pride, And e'en his failings leaned to virtue's side ; But in his duty prompt at every call, He watched and wept, he prayed and felt for all. And as a bird each fond endearment tries To tempt its new-fledged offspring...
A Hand-book of English Literature Intended for the Use of High Schools, as ... - Página 201
por Francis Henry Underwood - 1871 - 608 páginas
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