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Author: parnell, thomas
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Parnell, Thomas    Poet's Biography
6 poems available by this author


A HYMN TO CONTENTMENT    Poem Text    
First Line: Lovely, lasting peace of mind!
Last Line: Or own the next begun in this.
Subject(s): Contentment


A NIGHT-PIECE ON DEATH    Poem Text    
First Line: By the blue taper's trembling light, / no more I waste the wakeful night
Last Line: "and mingle with the blaze of day."
Subject(s): Death; Dead, The


AN ELEGY: TO AN OLD BEAUTY    Poem Text    
First Line: In vain, poor nymph, to please our youthful sight
Last Line: He wrapped in wisdom, and they whirled by whim.
Subject(s): Aging; Beauty


ANGEL OR WOMAN    Poem Text    
First Line: When thy beauty appears
Last Line: But still be a woman to you!
Variant Title(s): Song
Subject(s): Beauty; Innocence; Love


SONG    Poem Text    
First Line: My days have been so wondrous free
Last Line: I cannot wish it less.


THE HERMIT    Poem Text    
First Line: Far in a wild, unknown to public view
Last Line: And pass'd a life of piety and peace.
Subject(s): Hermits