Sir John Carr
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Sir John Carr Poems
Epigram On Winning A Young Lady’s Money ...
How fairly Fortune all her gifts imparts; We win your money, Ann, and you our hearts.
Epitaph To The Memory Of A Worthy Man
Reader! since Parson Sleep is gone, And lies beneath yon humble stone,
Lines Written Upon A Watch-String
Say, lovely Charlotte! will you let me prove What diff'rent thoughts thy taste and beauty move?
Lines_Written At The Sea-Side In Devonsh...
Still Summer lingers on these peaceful shores, Nor yet she quits her rose-ere ...
Ah! if my voice is heard in vain, This fond, this falling, tear May yet thy dire intent restrain, May yet dissolve my fear.
Written In A Grotto In Devonshire
Tell me, thou grotto! o'er whose brow are seen Projecting plumes, and shades of deep'ning green,- While not a sound disturbs thy stony hall,
Impromptu Lines On A Very Handsome Woman
The sign of the house should be chang'd, I'll be sworn, Where enchanted we find so much beauty and grace; Then quick from the door let the
By Beauty's caresses, like Cupid, half-spoil'd, Thus Music's and Poesy's favourite child Exclaim'd,-''Tis, by Heaven! a terrible thing
Farewell Lines To Bristol Hot Wells
Bristol! in vain thy rocks attempt the sky, The wild woods waving on their giddy brow; And vainly, devious Avon! vainly sigh
Epitaph On A Friend
By painful sickness long severely prest, Here sinks, on Nature's sacred lap of rest, A friend, who, in a life too short, display'd
Epigram, Upon Seeing The Dilapidated Sta...
Well with the purpose does the
Epigram On The Author And Eliza Frequent...
To such extremes were I and Bet Perpetually driven, We quarrell'd every time we met,
Echo! thou sweet enchantress of the grove! Oh! cease to answer to the tones of love; Or teach my Delia in thine art divine,
Bamkruptcy Rendered Easy
The Cit, relying on his trade, Which, like all other things, may fade, Longs for a curricle and villa: This Hatchet splendidly supplies,
Comments about Sir John Carr
(4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)
(March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963)
(10 December 1830 – 15 May 1886)
(26 April 1564 - 23 April 1616)
(12 July 1904 – 23 September 1973)
Edgar Allan Poe
(19 January 1809 - 7 October 1849)
(1 February 1902 – 22 May 1967)
(31 May 1819 - 26 March 1892)
(16 August 1920 – 9 March 1994)
Best Poem of Sir John Carr
Epigram On Winning A Young Lady’s Money At Cards
How fairly Fortune all her gifts imparts;
We win your money, Ann, and you our hearts.