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A merry heart goes all the day,
Your sad tires in a mile-a.

SHAKS.: _Wint. Tale,_ Act iv., Sc. 2.

With every pleasing, every prudent part,
Say, what can Chloe want? She wants a heart.

POPE: _Moral Essays,_ Epis. ii., Line 159.

Or from Browning some "Pomegranate," which if cut deep down the middle,
Shows a heart within blood-tinctured, of a veined humanity.

MRS. BROWNING: _Lady Geraldine's Courtship,_ xli.

The heart bowed down by weight of woe
To weakest hope will cling.


Here the heart
May give a useful lesson to the head.
And Learning wiser grow without his books.

COWPER: _Task,_ Bk. vi., Line 85.

But on and up, where Nature's heart
Beats strong amid the hills.

RICHARD M. MILNES: _Tragedy of the Lac de Gaube,_ St. 2.


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