Shall I Ask The Brave Soldier Who Fights By My Side In The Cause Of Mankind, If Our Creeds Agree?
Shall I ask the brave soldier who fights by my side
In the cause of mankind, if our creeds agree?
-- Thomas Moore (1779-1852)
-- Come, send round the Wine
I know not, I ask not, if guilt 's in that heart, I but know that I love thee whatever thou art.
-- Thomas Moore (1779-1852) -- Come, rest in this Bosom...
When Time who steals our years away Shall steal our pleasures too, The mem'ry of the past will stay, And half our joys renew.
-- Thomas Moore (1779-1852) -- Song, From Juvenile Poem...
How shall we rank thee upon glory's page, Thou more than soldier, and just less than sage?
-- Thomas Moore (1779-1852) -- To Thomas Hume...
A friendship that like love is warm; A love like friendship, steady.
-- Thomas Moore (1779-1852) -- How shall I woo?...
Come, come," said Tom's father, "at your time of life
There's no longer excuse for thus playing the rake-- It is time you should think, boy, of taking a wife"-- "Why, so it is, father--whose wife shall I take?...
My boat is on the shore, And my bark is on the sea
But before I go, Tom Moore, Here 's a double health to thee!...
As half in shade and half in sun This world along its path advances, May that side the sun 's upon Be all that e'er shall meet thy glances!
-- Thomas Moore (1779-1852) -- Peace be around Thee...
And the best of all ways To lengthen our days Is to steal a few hours from the night, my dear.
-- Thomas Moore (1779-1852) -- The Young May Moo...
And the tear that we shed, though in secret it rolls, Shall long keep his memory green in our souls.
-- Thomas Moore (1779-1852) -- Oh breathe not his Name...