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" The sire turns o'er, wi' patriarchal grace, The big ha'-Bible, ance his father's pride : His bonnet rev'rently is laid aside, His lyart haffets wearing thin an' bare; Those strains that once did sweet in Zion glide, He wales a portion with judicious care,... "
The works of Robert Burns; with an account of his life, and a criticism on ... - Page 125
by Robert Burns - 1816
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Including Several Pieces Not ..., Volume 1

Robert Burns - 1834
...good ; I he frugal wifle garrulous will tell. How 'thasa towmoiid auld, sin' lint was V the bell. xn. The cheerfu' supper done, wi' serious face' They, round the ingle, form a circle wide • J he sire turns o'er, wi' patriarchal grace, The big Ha'-BMe, ance his father's pride • His bonnet...
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The Frogs and Their King: Or, the People and Their Rulers; a Moral Analysis ...

Ignotus Coaxus (pseud.) - Great Britain - 1835 - 199 pages
...contented in the evening to the bosom of his family—-and now " the supper crowns their simple board :"— The cheerfu' supper done, wi' serious face, They round...the ingle form a circle wide; The sire turns o'er with patriarchal grace, The big ha' Bible, ance his father's pride: His bonnet rev'rently laid aside,...
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The Microcosm: Or, Little World of Home, Volumes 1-3

1835
...parties in a treaty ! — ED. For the Microcoim. THE OLD FAMILY BIBLE. " The cheerful supper done, with serious face They, round the ingle, form a circle wide ; The sire turns o'er with patriarchal grace The big hall bible once his father's pride." BURNS. SOMBRE, ponderous, well-worn...
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Select Works of the British Poets, in a Chronological Series from Falconer ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1838 - 732 pages
...her cood : The dame brings forth in complimentai mood, To^race the lad, her weel-hain'd kebbuck,fell, An' aft he's prest, an' aft he ca's it guid ; The...The sire turns o'er, wi' patriarchal grace, The big ha' Bible, arce his father's pride : His bonnet reverently is laid aside, His lyart hafiets wearing...
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Lectures on General Literature, Poetry, &c., Delivered at the Royal ...

James Montgomery - Literature - 1838 - 324 pages
...and homeliness, that equally mark them. Of the latter description is the following : " The cheerfii' supper done, wi' serious face, They, round the ingle,*...big ha-Bible, ance his father's pride : His bonnet reverently is laid aside, His lyart haffetst wearing thin an' bare ; Those strains that once did sweet...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Falconer ...

John Aikin, John Frost - English poetry - 1838 - 732 pages
...guid ) The frugal wifie, garrulous, will tell, How 'twas a towmond auld, sin' lint was i' the hell. sing ill : Smit hy her sacred frown The fiend, discretion, like a vapour sinks, And hig ha' Bible, ance his father's pride : His honnet reverently is laid aside, His ly art hallets wearing...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Falconer ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1838 - 732 pages
...guid; The frugal wifie, garrulous, will tell, How 'twas a towmond auld, sin' lint was i' the bell. xn. The cheerfu' supper done, wi' serious face, They round...wide; The sire turns o'er, wi' patriarchal grace, The hig ha' Bible, ance his father's pride : His honnet reverently is laid aside, His lyart haffets wearing...
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The London Saturday journal, Volumes 1-4

1841
...pronounce no opinion as to the state in which he died — a stranger to the power of Divine grace! The cheerfu' supper done, wi' serious face, They round...The sire turns o'er, wi' patriarchal grace, The big ha' bible, ance his father's pride : His bonnet rev'rently is laid aside, His lagart haffets wearing...
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The jewel, sacred, domestic, narrative and lyrical poems selected from ...

Jewel - 1839
...earthly care To commune with his God in the still house of prayer. FLORENCE WILSON. FAMILY WORSHIP. THE cheerfu' supper done, wi' serious face, They,...The Sire turns o'er, wi' patriarchal grace, The big Ha' Bible, ance his father's pride : His bonnet rev'rently is laid aside, His lyart haffets wearing...
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The National Preacher, Volumes 13-14

Religion - 1839
...lineaments of peace and joy in that scene so graphically drawn by the Scottish bard : "The cheorfu' supper done, wi' serious face, They round the ingle...The sire turns o'er, wi! patriarchal grace, The big Ha' Bible, ance his father's pride; Of strains, that once did sweet in Zion glide, He w;il''n :i portion...
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