Stephen Duck (1705-1756), Poems on several occasions (London: Printed for the Author, 1736)

from "FELIX and CONSTANCE. A POEM, taken from BOCCACE."

THUS chear'd, the Nymph obsequiously withdrew,
And bath'd her Cares in Sleep's refreshing Dew;
Till PHOEBUS, rising from the Shades of Night,
With rosy Keys unlock'd the Gates of Light:

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