Who is Thomas GrayThomas GrayPortrait by John Giles Eccardt, 1747–1748Born(1716-12-26)26 December 1716
Cornhill, London, EnglandDied30 July 1771(1771-07-30) (aged 54)
Cambridge, EnglandOccupationPoet, historian
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Thomas Gray Poems
- If I Should Die
If I should die and leave you
Be not like the others, quick undone
Who keep long vigils by the silent
dust and weep. ...
- The Fatal Sisters
Now the storm begins to lower,
(Haste, the loom of Hell prepares!)
Iron-sleet of arrowy shower
Hurtles in the darkened air. ...
- Ode On The Death Of A Favourite Cat Drowned In A Tub Of Goldfishes
'Twas on a lofty vase's side,
Where China's gayest art had dy'd
The azure flow'rs that blow;
Demurest of the tabby kind, ...
- On The Death Of Richard West
1 In vain to me the smiling Mornings shine,
2 And reddening PhÅ?bus lifts his golden fire;
3 The birds in vain their amorous descant join;
4 Or cheerful fields resume their green attire; ...
- Epitaph On A Child
Here, freed from pain, secure from misery, lies
A child, the darling of his parents' eyes:
A gentler lamb n'er sported on the plain,
A fairer flower will never bloom again: ...
Top 10 most used topics by Thomas GrayDeath 12 Heart 11 Hear 9 Fate 9 Long 9 Pain 8 Joy 8 Golden 7 Pleasure 7 Warm 7
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- Netslatam: el actual roster de brooklyn nets pg: harden, mills, carter, zegarowski* sg: irving, brown, thomas sf: durant, harris, edwards* pf: griffin, j. johnson, gray* a. johnson c: jordan, claxton, sharpe
- Mvpsoto_: to recap deadline: traded for - gray: 5 ip, 1 r thompson: 1 ip, 0 r ruiz: hr, cs thomas: 2/4, 2b barley: 3/6, 3 bb, hr, 2 sb traded away - hand: 2 ip, 2 r, l lester: 6 r in first 2 ip scherzer/turner/schwarber: n/a
- Thomastairbot: “against the pale skin on the inside of thomas’s muscular arm was a gray-and-black tracery of a compass. north, south, east, and west were delineated by blades like the points of daggers, and at the heart of the compass, unfurling dark petals, was a rose.”
- Mvpsoto_: possible rotation/lineup: strasburg gray corbin ross fedde* robles, cf soto, rf correa, ss bell, 1b ruiz, c kieboom, 3b garcia, 2b thomas/hernandez/fa, lf pitcher *cavalli mid year call up
- Greglogan1: ...i seriously don't think gray is strong alternative at pf as third-stringer & the same can be said for vet jordan and rookie sharpe at c. i do believe cam thomas can play as backup sg & versatility of rookie sf kessler edwards is intriguing. so that's 12 guys...