O Woman ! in our hours of ease Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And variable as the shade By the light quivering aspen made; When pain and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou! The Monthly magazine - Seite 474von Monthly literary register - 1841Vollansicht
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William Henry Thorne - 1902
...women. Walter Scott had a better ideal of the fair sex, at times coquettish, yet not above serving: "O woman ! in our hours of ease, Uncertain, coy, and...anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou! This, too, is an inadequate conception of the part that woman plays in the world as the mistress of...