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Thomas Haynes Bayly

Data de nascimento: 13. Outubro 1797
Data de falecimento: 22. Abril 1839

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Thomas Haynes Bayly was an English poet, songwriter, dramatist, and miscellaneous writer.

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„Absence makes the heart grow fonder“

—  Thomas Haynes Bayly
Context: Absence makes the heart grow fonder: Isle of Beauty, fare thee well! Isle of Beauty, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919). Compare: "I find that absence still increases love", Charles Hopkins, To C. C.; "Distance sometimes endears friendship, and absence sweeteneth it", Howell, Familiar Letters, book i. sect. i. No. 6.

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„Oh pilot, 't is a fearful night!
There's danger on the deep.“

—  Thomas Haynes Bayly
The Pilot, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„The mistletoe hung in the castle hall,
The holly-branch shone on the old oak wall.“

—  Thomas Haynes Bayly
The Mistletoe Bough, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„I'm saddest when I sing.“

—  Thomas Haynes Bayly
You think I have a merry heart, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919). Compare: "I can’t sing. As a singist I am not a success. I am saddest when I sing. So are those who hear me. They are sadder even than I am", Artemus Ward, Lecture.

„Tell me the tales that to me were so dear,
Long, long ago, long, long ago.“

—  Thomas Haynes Bayly
Long, long ago, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„I'd be a butterfly born in a bower,
Where roses and lilies and violets meet.“

—  Thomas Haynes Bayly
I'd be a Butterfly, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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„Fear not, but trust in Providence,
Wherever thou may'st be.“

—  Thomas Haynes Bayly
The Pilot, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„Gayly the troubadour
Touched his guitar.“

—  Thomas Haynes Bayly
Welcome me Home, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„Friends depart, and memory takes them
To her caverns, pure and deep.“

—  Thomas Haynes Bayly
Teach me to forget, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„We met,—'t was in a crowd.“

—  Thomas Haynes Bayly
We met, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919). Parodied by Thomas Hood: We met,—'t was in a mob.

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„She wore a wreath of roses
The first night that we met.“

—  Thomas Haynes Bayly
She wore a Wreath, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„Oh no! we never mention her,
Her name is never heard;
My lips are now forbid to speak
That once familiar word.“

—  Thomas Haynes Bayly
Oh no! we never mention her, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919). Variant: "Oh, no, we never mention him". Psychæ; or, Songs on butterflies &c http://books.google.com/books?id=M2IIAAAAQAAJ&q=%22Oh+no+we+never+mention+her+Her+name+is+never+heard+My+lips+are+now+forbid+to+speak+That+once+familiar+word%22&pg=PA20#v=onepage (1828).

„The rose that all are praising
Is not the rose for me.“

—  Thomas Haynes Bayly
The Rose that all are praising, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„Why don't the men propose, Mamma?
Why don't the men propose?“

—  Thomas Haynes Bayly
Why don't the Men propose?, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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