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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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The Duke, Volume 1

Elizabeth Caroline Grey, Mrs. Grey (Elizabeth Caroline) - 1839 - 296 pages
...PRINTED BY IAMUEL B1NTLBT, Bangor House, Shoe Lane. THE DUKE, A NOVEL. BY MRS. GREY. Oli, woman ! in onr hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please,...When pain and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angtl thon ! SCOTT. IN THREE VOLUMES. VOL. I. LONDON: RICHARD BENTLEY, NEW BURLINGTON STREET. 1839....
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The Poughkeepsie Casket, Volume 2

1839 - 430 pages
...favorites ; they go down much >ctter than them old fashioned staves o' Watts. 'Oh woman, in our hour of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And variable...shade By the light quivering aspen made ; When pain und anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou.' • If I did'nt touch it off to the nines, it's...
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The Clockmaker: Or, The Sayings and Doings of Sam Slick, of Slickville ; to ...

Thomas Chandler Haliburton - 1839 - 838 pages
...favorites; they go down muchbetter than them old-fashioned staves o' Watts. ' Oh woman, in our hour of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And variable as the shade By the light quivering aspen made : VVhcu pain and anguish wring the brow, A ioiuisttrim; ungelthon.' If I didn't touch it oil to the...
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The Ladies' Cabinet of Fashion, Music & Romance, Volume 8

534 pages
...unrelenting, remorseless foe. Never did man speak more truly of woman than Scott, when he sang, — " O woman, in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And variahle as the shade By the light quivering aspen made ; When pain and anguish wring the trow, Administering...
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The American Lounger: Or, Tales, Sketches, and Legends, Gathered in Sundry ...

Joseph Holt Ingraham - 1839 - 280 pages
...found use for them! I consider my coat altogether comme il faut. But woman's tact and penetration! Oh, woman! " In our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please!" Fortune favor the wretch who has to pass the ordeal of your inquisitive and searching glance! I foresaw...
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The Duke

Elizabeth Caroline Grey - 1839 - 898 pages
...GREY. Oh, woman ! in our honn or ttc, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And variable as the abide By the light quivering aspen made. When pain and anguish wring the lirow, A minUtering angel Hum ! SCOTT. IN THREE VOLUMES. VOL. I. LONDON: RICHARD BENTLEY, NEW BURLINGTON...
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The Husband-hunter; Or, "Das Schiksal.", Volume 2

John O'Brien Grant - 1839 - 220 pages
...pocket, began to feel its influence, and dropped, insensibly, into a heavy slumber. CHAPTER XXIII. Oh, Woman! in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to please ! When pain and sorrow wring the brow A ministering angel thou ! Sm WALTER SCOTT. THE princess flew...
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The Idler in Italy, Volume 3

Marguerite Countess of Blessington - 1840 - 388 pages
...prolonged their lives at the risk of her own. Well might our great and good Scott say of women — O woman ! in our hours of ease. Uncertain, coy, and...and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou ! From being less frequented by travellers than most other places in Italy, Ancona possesses no good...
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The Idler in Italy, Volume 3

Marguerite Countess of Blessington - 1840 - 336 pages
...their lives at the risk of her own. VOL. nr. c Well might our great and good Scott say of women — O woman ! in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and...and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou ! From being less frequented by travellers than most other places in Italy, Ancona possesses no good...
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Irish life [by I. Butt].

Isaac Butt - 1840 - 1124 pages
...which attend upon the duties of the dead, from the hour of dissolution. CHAPTER VI. O woman ! ever in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and hard to...and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou ! Walter Scott. IT is not my intention to dwell upon the harrowing recollections of those hours of...
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