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" O woman ! in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And variable as the shade By the light quivering aspen made ; When pain and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou... "
Marmion - Page 324
by sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1821
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Mortimer Delmar; and Highfield tower, by the author of 'Conrad Blessington'.

Mortimer Delmar (fict.name.) - 1838 - 1118 pages
...moon. CHAPTER X. Oh woman ! in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to pleas* ; And iariable as the shade By the light quivering aspen made, When...and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou ! SCOTT. WE must now give an eye to the affairs of another of our fair friends, and seek the retirement...
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The Family Monitor; Or, A Help to Domestic Happiness

John Angell James - 1838 - 228 pages
...yield it. " Oh woman, in our hours of naw, Uncertain, coy, :uu! him! to please, And variable as tins shade By the light, quivering aspen made, When pain...and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou !" Unwilling, and, indeed, unable to subscribe to the former part of this description, I do most readily...
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The Clockmaker , Or The Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick of Slickville ...

Thomas Chandler Haliburton - 1838 - 226 pages
...they go down much better than them oldfashioned staves o'. Watts. " Oh woman, in our hour of case, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And variable as the shade By the light quivering aspen mode ; When pain and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou." If I didn't touch it off to...
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The Family Monitor; Or, A Help to Domestic Happiness

John Angell James - 1838 - 228 pages
...required. Sickness may call for this, and females seem both formed and inclined by nature to yield it. " Oh woman, in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And variable as the ghiide By the light, quivering aspen made, When pain and anguidh wring the brow, A ministering angel...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott: With a Sketch of His Life

Walter Scott, J. W. Lake - 1838 - 496 pages
...squire, or groom, one cup to bring Of blessed water from the spring, To slake my dying thirst!" — XXX. O, woman ! in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And \ariable as the shade Bv the light quivering aspen made, — Wben pain and anguish wring the brow,...
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Willard's History of Greenfield

David Willard - 1838 - 202 pages
...was his last : as he had never loved before, so he never loved again. Their courtship ended then. ' O woman, in our hours of ease, ' Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, ' When pain and anguish wring the brow, ' A ministering angel thou !' Thus saith the poet, and so far...
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Memoir of Nathaniel Bowditch

Nathaniel Ingersoll Bowditch - 1839 - 190 pages
...met a copy which he had made several years before of those beautiful lines in Scott's Marmion — " O woman, in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and...and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou ! " This he handed to her, saying that of the compliment contained in the two last lines she was certainly...
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The genius and wisdom of sir Walter Scott, comprising moral, religious ...

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1839 - 264 pages
...speech confounds the wise, And proudest princes veil their eyes Before their meanest slave. WOMAN. 0, woman ! in our hours of ease Uncertain, coy, and hard...and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou !JS OSSIAN'S POEMS. Ossian's poems have more charms for youth than for more advanced age. The eternal...
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The Duke: A Novel

Elizabeth Caroline Grey - 1839 - 304 pages
...DUKE. VOL. III. LONDON : PRINTED BV SAMUEL BENTLEY, Bangor House, Shoe Lane. A NOVEL. BY MRS. GREY. Oh, woman ! in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and...and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou ! SCOTT IN THREE VOLUMES. VOL. III. LONDON: RICHARD BENTLEY, NEW BURLINGTON STREET. 1839. (RECAP) Yo...
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The Duke: A Novel

Elizabeth Caroline Grey - 1839 - 286 pages
...LONDON : PRINTED BY SAMUEL BENTLEY, fiangor House, Shoe Lane. A NOVEL. BY MRS. GREY. Ob, woman! in out hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please,...pain and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel then ! SCOTT. IN THREE VOLUMES. VOL. II. LONDON : RICHARD BENTLEY, NEW BURLINGTON STREET. 1839 (RECAP/...
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