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" The busy day, the peaceful night, Unfelt, uncounted, glided by ; His frame was firm, his powers were bright, Though now his eightieth year was nigh. Then, with no throbs of fiery pain, No cold gradations of decay, Death broke at once the vital chain,... "
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ... - Pagina 256
door James Boswell - 1807
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The Cambridge Companion to Samuel Johnson

Brian Friel, Philip Davis, Catherine Neal Parke, Howard David Weinbrot, Paul J. Korshin, Eithne Henson, Robert DeMaria, Robert Folkenflik, Clement Hawes, Fred Parker, Philip Smallwood, Michael Felix Suarez, John Wilshire, Thomas Keymer, Steven Lynn - 1997 - 266 pagina’s
...freedom from temporal prison. As the allusion to Matthew denotes, the Eternal Master also rewards Levet: "Death broke at once the vital chain, / And free'd his soul the nearest way" (35-36) nearer to God, who welcomes Levet as a good and faithful servant who has entered the far country...
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The Triumph of Augustan Poetics: English Literary Culture from Butler to Johnson

Blanford Parker, Parker Blanford, Professor of Literary History Faculty of English Howard Erskine-Hill - 1998 - 262 pagina’s
...saving moment of The Vanity of Human Wishes, but with even more pointed emotion: Then with no throbbing fiery pain, No cold gradations of decay, Death broke...the vital chain, And freed his soul the nearest way. ("On the Death of Dr. Robert Levet," 33-36) This is the extraordinary moment, when the soul, released...
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The Journey Home

Phillip L. Berman - 1998 - 224 pagina’s
...— San Juan Capistrano Indians of California Then with no fiery, throbbing pain, No cold gradation of decay, Death broke at once the vital chain, And freed his soul the nearest way. — Samuel Johnson I have lost many loved ones in my life, yet I often feel they've never really left...
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The Wordsworth Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - 1998 - 669 pagina’s
...5120 Boswell - Life (on the death of Mr Levett) Then, with no throbs of fiery pain, No cold gradatlons rom trivial things. 8938 5121 Boswell - Life (of Mr Dudley Long) Mr Long's character is very short. It is nothing. He fills...
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Chapters into Verse: A Selection of Poetry in English Inspired by the Bible ...

Robert Atwan, Laurance Wieder - 2000 - 512 pagina’s
...night, Unfelt, uncounted, glided by; His frame was firm, his powers were bright, Then with no throbbing fiery pain, No cold gradations of decay, Death broke at once the vital chain, And forced his soul the nearest way. MATTHEW 25:30-25:33 And cast ye the unprofitable servant into outer...
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A Beginner's Guide to Critical Reading: An Anthology of Literary Texts

Richard Jacobs - 2001 - 481 pagina’s
...frame was firm, his powers were bright, Though now his eightieth year was nigh. Then with no throbbing fiery pain, No cold gradations of decay, Death broke...the vital chain, And freed his soul the nearest way. Next year, on another visit when Johnson was very ill, Boswell records that he repeated to me his verses...
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Portrait and Biographical Record of Stark County, Ohio: Containing ...

Chapman Brothers - 2002 - 433 pagina’s
...surrounded by the objects of his life-long care and love, he paused a moment and fell asleep forever. "No cold gradations of decay, Death broke at once the vital chain." "jr^rilKN SNYPKR is a practical nnd wide||i-<f awake member of the farming comintinttv AV of Bethlehem,...
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The Anxieties of Idleness: Idleness in Eighteenth-century British Literature ...

Sarah Jordan - 2003 - 298 pagina’s
...Tho' now his eightieth year -was nigh. Then with no throbbing fiery pain, No cold gradations of delay, Death broke at once the vital chain, And free'd his soul the nearest way. 121 Levet, though his toil supplied only his modest daily wants, though his virtues were narrow and...
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Bartlett's Poems for Occasions

Geoffrey O'Brien, Billy Collins - 2007 - 544 pagina’s
...firm, his powers were bright, Though now his eightieth year was nigh, Then with no fiery throbbing pain, No cold gradations of decay, Death broke at...the vital chain, And freed his soul the nearest way. SAMUEL JOHNSON ENGLISH (1709-1784) Work without Hope All Nature seems at work. Slugs leave their lair...
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The Pleasure of Poetry: Reading and Enjoying British Poetry from Donne to Burns

Nicolas H. Nelson - 2006 - 267 pagina’s
...frame was firm, his powers were bright, Though now his eightieth year was nigh. Then with no throbbing fiery pain, No cold gradations of decay, Death broke...the vital chain, And freed his soul the nearest way. (25-36) Level's goodness may have been limiled in scope, as Johnson acknowledges, bui it was active,...
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