Jane Taylor

Jane Taylor

Jane Taylor (23 September 1783 – 13 April 1824) was an English poet and novelist. She wrote the words to the song "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star", which is widely known, but it is Больше
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#soliloquy2 мин. чтения

Soliloquy

Here's a beautiful earth and a wonderful sky,
And to see them,
God gives us a heart and an eye;
Nor leaves us untouch'd by the pleasure they yield,

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Teaching From The Stars

Stars, that on your wondrous
Travel through the evening sky,
Is there nothing you can
To such a little child as I

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The World In The Heart

UT if the foe no more without presides,
There is an inner chamber where it hides ;
In that strong hold prepares its last defence ;
And none but heavenly arms can drive it thence

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The Good-Natured Girls

Two good little children, named Mary and Ann,
Both happily live, as good girls always can;
And though they are not either sullen or mute,
They seldom or never are heard to dispute

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The Squire’s Pew

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NG ray of evening light        Shoots through the yellow pane ;
It makes the faded crimson bright,        And gilds the fringe again :
The window's gothic frame-work

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#poetry10 мин. чтения

Poetry And Reality

HE worldly minded, cast in common mould,
With all his might pursuing fame or gold,
And towards that goal too vehemently
To waste a thought about another world,

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#the10 мин. чтения

The World In The House

MS who journey in the narrow way,
Should go as little cumbered as they may
'Tis heavy sailing with a freighted ship ;'Tis pleasant travelling with a staff and scrip
Gold clogs the path, dispose it how we will ;

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#the2 мин. чтения

The Village Green

On the cheerful village green, Skirted round with houses small,
All the boys and girls are seen, Playing there with hoop and ball
Now they frolic hand in hand, Making many a merry chain;
Then they form a warlike band, Marching o'er ...

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#recreation5 мин. чтения

Recreation

WE took our work, and went, you see,
To take an early cup of tea
We did so now and then, to
The friendly debt, and so did they,

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#the disappointment2 мин. чтения

The Disappointment

In tears to her mother poor Harriet came, Let us listen to hear what she says:"O see, dear mamma, it is pouring with rain, We cannot go out in the chaise
"All the week I have long'd for this holiday so, And fancied the minutes were ...

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A Pair

RE was a youth--but woe is me :
I quite forgot his name, and he,
Without some label round his neck,
Is like one pea among a peck

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Egotism

YE powers fantastic
goblin, sylph and fay,
Whose subtle forms no laws material sway ;
Ethereal essences, that dart and

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