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To feel, and courage to redress her wrongs;
Found here that leisure and that case I wish'd,
ARGUMENT OF THE FIFTH BOOK,
A frosty morning.-The foddering of cattle.—The wood
man and his dog.--The poultry.-Whimsical effects of frost at a waterfall.-The Empress of Ruffia's palace of ice.--Amissements of monarchs,-War, one of them. -Wars, whence- And whence monarchy.-The evils of it.-English and French loyalty contrasted. The Bastille, and a prisoner there.—Liberty the chief recommendation of this country.—Modern patriotism questionable, and why.—The perifbable nature of the best human institutions.-Spiritual liberty not perishable.The Navish state of man by nature.-Deliver him, Deift, if you can.-Grace must do it. The respective merits of patriots and martyrs stated. Their different treatment.-Happy freedom of the man whom grace makes free.- His relish of the works of God. --Address to the Creator.
T A S K.
THE WINTER MORNING WALK.
'Tis morning; and the fun, with ruddy orb Ascending, fires th' horizon; while the clouds, That crowd away before the driving wind, More ardent as the disk emerges more, Resemble most some city in a blaze, Seen through the leafless wood. His Nanting ray Slides ineffectual down the snowy vale, And, tinging all with his own rosy hue, From ev'ry herb and ev'ry spiry blade Stretches a length of shadow o'er the field. Mine, spindling into longitude immense,
In spite of gravity, and sage remark