Who is William Hayley

This was also the name of his great uncle William Hayley (priest) a 17th-century Dean of Chichester and also a contemporary architect b.1797 at Thornhill, West Yorkshire.
William Hayley by Henry Howard William Hayley (9 November 1745 – 12 November 1820) was an English writer, best known as the biographer of his friend William Cowper.

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William Hayley Poems

  • The Swan
    Kind Heaven will oft a lesson give
    If mortals are inclined to learn;
    To shew how simplest things that live,
    To kindness make a rich return. ...
  • The Dog
    Of all the speechless friends of man
    The faithful dog I deem
    Deserving from the human clan
    The tenderest esteem: ...
  • The Horse
    Virtue! thou hast spells divine,
    Spells, that savage force controul!
    What's the strongest charm of thine?
    Courage in a mother's soul. ...
  • The Elephant
    Say, nature, on whose wond'rous reign
    Delighted fancy dwells,
    Of all thy numerous brutal train
    What animal excells? ...
  • The Stork
    Who can forget fair freedom's bird,
    That has her genuine praises heard,
    Confirm'd by frequent proof?
    The patriot stork is sure to share ...
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Soul 22 Mind 21 Joy 19 Sweet 18 Voice 18 Delight 18 God 18 Hope 17 Life 17 Heart 17

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  • Fall0utchori: [hayley william's voice] once a petero you're nothing more im sorry that'll never change
  • Giovannitamba: a blight never does good to a tree & if a blight kill not a tree but it still bear fruit let none say that the fruit was in consequence of the blight. william blake, letter to william hayley (1803-10-07)
  • Adel64557359: if karen bradley tory mp is calling for sanctions against the fans who booed prince william, what does she think we should do to the tories who partied illegally on the eve of prince philip funeral and didn’t show any respect to the queen?
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