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" When lovely woman stoops to folly, And finds too late that men betray ; What charm can soothe her melancholy, What art can wash her guilt away ? The only art her guilt to cover, To hide her shame from every eye, To give repentance to her lover, And wring... "
Poetical Works - Page 62
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1806 - 72 pages
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The Travels and Adventures of David C. Bunnell: During Twenty-three Years of ...

David C. Bunnell - Lake Erie, Battle of, 1813 - 1831 - 199 pages
...of the place of her retreat. This scene brought to. mind the following beautiful lines : — <; When lovely woman stoops to folly, And finds too late,...soothe her melancholy? What art can wash her guilt away ?" I remained in Charleston until I had spent all my money, and then shipped on board an English vessel,...
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith - Abduction - 1832 - 411 pages
...too late, that men betray ; What charm can soothe her melancholy ? What art can wash her guilt away 1 The only art her guilt to cover, To hide her shame...give repentance to her lover, And wring his bosom, ia—to die. As she was concluding the last stanza, to which an interruption in her -voice, from sorrow,...
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Ardent: A Tale of Windsor Forest, in the Nineteenth Century ..., Volume 4

R. Wilmot - 1832
...consequence of her obstinacy, so that she has not one friend left, and I may say with the poet — " ' When lovely woman stoops to folly, And finds, too late, that men betray, What art can soothe her melancholy ? What dye can wash her sins away ? " ' The only way her guilt to cover,...
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The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror, Volume 2

Anniversary calendar - 1832
...too late that men betray. What charm can sootbe her melancholy, What art can wash her guilt away 7 The only art her guilt to cover, To hide her shame from ev'ry eye, To give repentance to her lover, And wring his bosom— ii, to die. acts. SAINT STEPHEN....
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith - 1833 - 159 pages
...moved me. When lovely woman stoops to folly, And finds too late that men betray, What charm can sooth her melancholy ? What art can wash her guilt away...give repentance to her lover, And wring his bosom, is—to die. As she was concluding the last stanza, to which an interruption in her voice from sorrow...
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Tom Cringle's Log: Second Series, Volume 2

Michael Scott - English fiction - 1833
...bed now, Tam—ye're fou, man." "Oh! Buenos Noches." CHAPTER XV. THE PIBATE'S LEMAN. • " When lovely woman stoops to folly, And finds too late that men betray, What charm can sooth her melancholy, What art can wash her guilt away! The only art her guilt can cover, To hide her...
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Tom Cringle's Log, Volume 2

Michael Scott - Cuba - 1833 - 384 pages
...dark pool, and the scenes I witnessed there that day and night. CHAPTER II. THE PIRATE'S LEMAN. " When lovely woman stoops to folly, And finds too late that men betray, What charm ran soothe her melancholy, What art can wash her guilt away ? " The only art her guilt can cover, To...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 50

English literature - 1834
...Primrose had to think of, when that fair desolate sung those never to be forgotten stanzas : — • When lovely woman stoops to folly, And finds too late that...to her lover, And wring his bosom — is to die.' Theresa calls on Trevelyan, and he is soon bending over the couch of her anguish, despair, and mortal...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 50

English literature - 1834
...Primrose had to think of, when that fair desolate sung those never to be forgotten stanzas : — ' When lovely woman stoops to folly, And finds too late that...to her lover, And wring his bosom — is to die.' Theresa calls on Trevelyan, and he is soon bending over the couch of her anguish, despair, and mortal...
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Tom Cringle's Log, Volume 1

Michael Scott - Slave trade - 1834 - 521 pages
...scenes I witnessed there that day and night. CHAPTER XIII. THE PIRATE'S LEMAN. " When lovely Avoman stoops to folly, And finds too late that men betray,...to her lover, And wring his bosom, is — to die." Vicar of Wakefieid. " Ay Dios, si sera posible que he ya hallado lugar que pueda tervir de escondida...
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