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7A | present | deity! | 7 they | shout a / round,

71 | 7 A | present | deity! | 7 the / vaulted | roofs re

| bound. 7||| 7 With | ravish'd | ears 7 17 the monarch |

hears, 7 | 7. As / sumes the god, 7 | 7 af | fects to nod,

7 | 7 And | seems to | shake the spheres. 711 7 The / praise of Bacchus, | thea, 7 1 7 the sweet

musician | sung: 7| 7 0f | Bacchus | ever | Cair and ever | young.

71 7 The 1 jolly | God, 7 1 7 in | triumph, 1 comes;

Sound the trumpets, | beat the drums! |

| Flush'd with a purple | grace, 7 |

He 7 | shews his | honest | faco: 9111
Now q , give the hautboys breath; 7 1 7 he

comes! 7 1 7 he / cocae3! 7|||
Bacchus, | ever | fair and young, 71
Drinking | joys did | first or | dain: 711
Bacchus' | blessings / * are a | treasure, l

Drinking | 7 is the soldier's | pleasure ; | |
| Rich the treasure, / sweet the pleasure; ||

Sweet is , pleasure | after | pain. 7 || | Sooth'd with the sound, 7 | 7 the king 7 | grew 17

| vain 7 | Fought | all his battles | o'er a I gain:7|| 7 And / thrice he routed | all his foes; 7 | 7 and |

thrice 7 | 7 he | slew the slain. 7|

7 The | master | saw the madness | rise, 7 | 7 His glowing | cheeks, 7 | 7 his | ardent | eyes, 7 | 17 And | while he | heaven and | earth de 1 fy'd

7|
| Chang’d his | hand, 717 and check'd his /

pride. 7111
7 He chose a | mournful muse, 7 |

| Soft 7 | pity | 7 to in | fuse; 7| | 7 He | sung Da | rius, 7 | | great, and I good! 7 |

7 By | too se, vere a | fate, 7 | | Fallen fallen | fallen | | fallen! |||

Fallen | 7 from his high es | tate, 7 | 7 And | weltering | 7 in his | blood. 7111 7 De | serted, | 7 at his , utmost | need, 7|| 7 By | those 7 17 his former | bounty | fed,

71 On the bare 9 | earth, 717 exposed he i

lies, 71 7 With | not a friend 7 | 7 to close his eyes.

711 7 With | downcast | look 717 the 1 joyless / victor

| sate, 7|| 7 Re | volving, | 7 in his | alter'd | soul, 7 1 1 7 The | various | turns of fate be | low; 711 7 And now and then, 7 | 7 a sigh he stole

71

7 And | tears began to | flow. 7||| 7 The mighty | master | smild 7 | 7 to see 7 | 7 That I love 7 1 7 was in the next de / gree. I 'Twas but a | kindred / sound to ' move: 71

| 7 For | pity | melts the | mind to love. 7 |
Softly | sweet in | Lydian | measures |
Soon he sooth'd his / soulto | pleasures. I 1.1
War, he / sung, is 1 toil and | trouble : 1
Honor | but an empty | bubble; |

Never ending, I still be ginning,
Fighting | still and I still de | stroying:11 |

If the world be / worth thy | winning, I Think 0 | think it worth en 1 joying!!!! Lovely | Thais | sits be | side thee. | | |

Take the good the gods pro | vide thee. Il 7 The many | rend the skies 7 1 7 with | loud ap

| plause: 711 So 7 | Love was crown'd: 7| 17 but | Music |

won the | cause. 7 || |
7 The prince, 7 | 7 un | able 1 7 to conceal

his pain, 711
Gaz’d on the fair ? !

7 Who | caus’d his care, 7|| 7 Ånd | sigh'd and look’d 7 | | sigh'd and I look'd

71 | sigh'd and | look'd 7 17 and sigh'd a

| gain. 7 111 7 At | length, 7 | 7 with | love and I wine 7/7 at

once op | prest, 71 7 The | vanquish'd | victor | sunk 7 | upon her |

breast. 711
Now 7 | strike the golden | lyre a gain; 711
7 A | louder | yet, 7 | 7 and 1 yet 7 | 7 a | loud-

er | strain : 9111
Break his | bands of sleep a | sunder, I

7 And | rouse him | 7 with a rattling | peal of

| thunder. 7111 Hark! 7| | hark! 7|| 7 the | horrid | sound

711 7 Has | rais’d up his head, 7 1 7 as a | wak'd

from the dead, 71

7 And, a | maz’d he | stares a / round. 7 || | 7 Re | venge! 7| 7 re | venge! 7 1 7 Ti | motheus |

cries; 7 | |
See the Furies a | rise, 7||
See the snakes that they | rear, 7||

How they | hiss in the | air ! 7|| 7 And the sparkles that | flash from their | eyes! 7

III
7 Be | hold a | ghastly | band 7 |

Each a torch in his hand : 7||
These are | Grecian | ghosts, 9 17 that in | battle

were / slain, 7 |
7 And un | bury'd re | main, 711

7 In | glorious, / 7 on the plain: 711 | Give the | vengeance | due 9 17 to the valiant

crew. 7111 7 Be | hold how they | toss their | torches on | high!

711 How they point to the Persian a bodes, 7 7 And / glittering | temples 1 7 of their | hostile |

gods! 7111 7 The princes ap | plaud 7 | 7 with a 1 furious 1 joy

71 7 And the king 7 | seiz'd a | flambeau, 1 7 with 1.

zeal to de , stroy: 7||

Thais | led the way, 7 1 7 to light him | 7 to his 1

· prey, 7|| 7 And, | like an | other | Helen, | | fir'd another

| Troy. 7 111 Thus, 7 | long a 1 go, 711 7(Ere | heaving | bellows | learn’d to I blow, 7

While ? | organs / yet were | mute) 71

1 7 Ti | motheus, | 7 to his / breathing | flute 7 |

7 And / sounding i lyre, 71.1 7 Could swell the soul to | rage, 7 1 7 or | kindle

| soft de | sire. 7| | | 7 At | last, 7 | 7 dí | vine Cecilia | came, 7 |

7 In / ventress | 7 of the vocal | frame: 711 7 The sweet en | thusiast, | 7 from her / sacred |

store, 71 7 En | larg’d the former | narrow | bounds, 7 | 7 And added | length 7 | 7 to solemo | sounds,

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7 With | Nature's mother | wit, 7 | 17 and arts 7

1 7 un | known before. 7111 7 Let | old Timotheus / yield the prize; 7

7 Or | both di | vide the crown: 91
| Ile 7 | rais'd a | mortal | 7 to the skies; 7|

Il
She 7 | drew an | angel | down. 7111

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