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And back each human path they fondly trace,

That led through steady Wisdom's peaceful ways, Through the still vale of dear domestic life; Or through the toils of virtue's arduous strife,

To this blest paradise, this beamy crown, This cloudless day, whose sun shall never set.

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INDEX.

REFLECTIONS ON THE SEVEN DAYS OF THE
WEEK.

Page
Sunday.--The Omnipresence of God, and the practical

inferences from it . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
Monday.-The Improvement of Time, and Self-Exa-

mination . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Tuesday.–The Duty of constant Employment ... 12
Wednesday.-On the humble and religious Enjoyment

of the Blessings of Life .......:::
Thursday. The Duty and Manner of being useful in

Society . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
Friday.-On the Happiness of the present State, and

the Self-Denial required in it . . . . . . . . ?7
Saturday.-The Importance of Time in relation to

Eternity . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36

. DIALOGUES.
1. Description of a moral, but not gloomy Retire-

ment . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43
II. Inquiry how far Practice has kept pace with in- .

tention . . . . . . . . . . . . .
III. Danger of too much Prosperity without the As-

sistance of real Friends . . . . . . . .
IV. On the Danger and insinuating Nature of Va-

nity . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
V. On the Nature of human Happiness. · · ·

SEGOSIORIAL THOUGHTS ........

PROSE PASTORALS.

Page 1. Inquiry into the Happiness or Misery of a Shep

herd's Life . . . . . . . . . . . . 81 II. On the Comforts of virtuous Poverty.... 87 III. The Happiness of religious Hope ..... 91

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ALLEGORIES. 1. Life compared to a Play ......... 131 II. The Danger of the Indulgence of the Imagination 137

POETRY.

To Laura . .

.145 On reading the Love Elegies, 1742 ...... : 148 Written on New Year's Eve, while the Bells were ring

ing out the Old Year ......... To Cheerfulness . . . . . . . . . . . 152 Moral Stanzas . . . . . . . . : Lines written in the Country towards the end of

Autumn

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THE END.

T. Davison, Printer, Whitefriars.

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LONDON, PUBLISHED BY JOHN SHARPE, PICCADILLY.

1820.

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