Robert F. Murray: His Poems With a Memoir

Contents:
Author: Robert F. Murray

The Waster’s Presentiment

I shall be spun. There is a voice within
Which tells me plainly I am all undone;
For though I toil not, neither do I spin,
I shall be spun.

April approaches. I have not begun
Schwegler or Mackintosh, nor will begin
Those lucid works till April 21.

So my degree I do not hope to win,
For not by ways like mine degrees are won;
And though, to please my uncle, I go in,
I shall be spun.

Here we must quote, from The Scarlet Gown, one of his most tender pieces of affectionate praise bestowed on his favourite city:-

Contents:

Related Resources

None available for this document.

Download Options


Title: Robert F. Murray: His Poems With a Memoir

Select an option:

*Note: A download may not start for up to 60 seconds.

Email Options


Title: Robert F. Murray: His Poems With a Memoir

Select an option:

Email addres:

*Note: It may take up to 60 seconds for for the email to be generated.

Chicago: Robert F. Murray, "The Waster’s Presentiment," Robert F. Murray: His Poems With a Memoir, ed. Sutherland, Alexander, 1853-1902 and trans. Seaton, R. C. in Robert F. Murray: His Poems With a Memoir (New York: George E. Wood, ""Death-bed"" edition, 1892), Original Sources, accessed January 31, 2023, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=85HU7K4GXKDGXAB.

MLA: Murray, Robert F. "The Waster’s Presentiment." Robert F. Murray: His Poems With a Memoir, edited by Sutherland, Alexander, 1853-1902, and translated by Seaton, R. C., in Robert F. Murray: His Poems With a Memoir, New York, George E. Wood, ""Death-bed"" edition, 1892, Original Sources. 31 Jan. 2023. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=85HU7K4GXKDGXAB.

Harvard: Murray, RF, 'The Waster’s Presentiment' in Robert F. Murray: His Poems With a Memoir, ed. and trans. . cited in ""Death-bed"" edition, 1892, Robert F. Murray: His Poems With a Memoir, George E. Wood, New York. Original Sources, retrieved 31 January 2023, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=85HU7K4GXKDGXAB.