Fragment 7: When Hope but made Tranquillity be felt

Original Text: 
The poetical works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, ed. James Dykes Campbell (London: Macmillan, 1893). VICT Rare Books No. 151. The complete poetical works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: including poems and versions of poems now published for the first time, ed. Ernest Hartley Coleridge (Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1912). PR 4470 F12 VICT Rare Books.
2A Flight of Hopes for ever on the wing
3But made Tranquillity a conscious Thing--
4And wheeling round and round in sportive coil
5Fann'd the calm air upon the brow of Toil--

Notes

1] From Notebook 18. Back to Line
Publication Notes: 
1893, 1912
RPO poem Editors: 
Kathleen Coburn; R. S. Woof
RPO Edition: 
3RP 2.476.
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