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Written near Richmond upon the Thanes.
Glide gently, thus for ever glide,
Vain thought! yet be as now thou art,
Remembrance! as we float along,
* Collins's Ode on the death of Thomson, the last written, I believe, of the poems which were published during his life-time. This Ode is also alluded to in the next stanza.
The IDIOT BOY.
Tis eight o'clock,—a clear March night,
—Why bustle thus about your door,