Literature Quiz / Blake's Songs of Innocence and of Experience

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Can you name the poems by quotation. Taken from Blake's 'Songs of Innocence and of Experience'?

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'My thoughtless hand/Has brushed away'
'And I am black, but oh! my soul is white'
'Little boy/Full of joy,/Little girl/Sweet and small'
'On what a multitude they seemed, these flowers of London'Innocence
'Once a youthful pair,/Filled with softest care'Experience
'The human heart, its hungry gorge'Experience
'The night was dark, no father was there'Innocence
'Is that trembling cry a song?/Can it be a song of joy'Experience
'Doubt is fled and clouds of reason,/Dark disputes and artful teasing'
'Can I see another's woe,/And not be in sorrow too?'
'Grey headed beadles walked before with wands as white as snow'Innocence
'Thou, mother of my mortal part,/With cruelty didst mould my heart'
'How can a bird that is born for joy/Sit in a cage and sing?'
'Pity would be no more/If we did not make somebody poor'
'Dear mother, dear mother, the church is cold,/But the ale-house is healthy and pleasant and warm'
'They stripped him to his little shirt,/And bound him in an iron chain'Experience
'All the night in woe/Lyca's parents go'
'Marks of weakness, marks of woe'
'Your spring and your day are wasted in play'Experience
'The mire was deep, and the child did weep'Innocence
'So he took his wings and fled;/Then the morning blushed rosy red'
'Nor a thron nor a threat stain her beauty bright'
''Love seeketh only self to please'
'But to go to school in summer morn,/Oh! it drives all joy away'
'Old John with white hair/Does laugh away care'
'Farewell green fields and happy groves/Where flocks have took delight'
'The mind-forged manacles I hear'
'I dreamt a dream!-What can it mean!'
'What the hammer? what the chain?/In what furnace was thy brain?'
'I wander through each chartered street,/Near where the chartered Thames does flow'
'So if all do their duty, they need not fear harm'Innocence
'The modest rose puts forth a thorn'
'Where the youth pined away with desire,/And the pale virgin shrouded in snow'
'But their search was all in vain:/There grows one in the human brain'
'He is watchful, while they are in peace'
'The days of my youth rise fresh in my mind,/My face turns green and pale'Experience
'Piping down the valleys wild'Innocence
'In the morning glad I see/My foe outstretched beneath the tree'
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'Think not thou canst weep a tear,/And thy maker is not near'
'By my rose turned away with jealousy,/And her thorns were my only delight'
'To her father white/Came the maiden bright'Experience
'The birds are silent in their nest,/And I must seek for mine'
'Has found out thy bed/Of crimson joy'
'And the gates of this chapel were shut,/And 'Thou shalt not' writ over the door'
'I have no name;/I am but two days old'
'Little Lamb I'll tell thee:/He is calléd by thy name'
'For I dance/And drink and sing/Till some blind hand/Shall brush my wing'
'The little ones spend the day/In sighing and dismay'
'God ever nigh/Appeared like his father in white'
'O rose, thou art sick'
'In my palace deep,/Lyca lays asleep'
'Then the parson might preach and drink and sing,/And we'd be happy as the birds in the spring'
'No, no, never can it be'
'How sweet is the shepherd's sweet lot!'
'And priests in black gowns, were walking their rounds,/Binding in briars my joys and desires'
'Then cherish pity, lest you drive an angel from your door'Innocence
'A flower was offered to me,/Such a flower as May never bore'
'The priest sat by and heard the child;/In trembling zeal he seized his hair'Experience
'Drop thy pipe, thy happy pipe'Innocence
'When my mother died I was very young'Innocence
'The sun does descend,/And our sports have an end'
'Hear the voice of the bard!'Experience
''Ha, Ha, He''
'For Mercy, Pity, Peace and Love/Is God our father dear'Innocence
'And God, like a father rejoicing to see/His children as pleasant and happy as he'
'Did he smile his work to see?/Did he who made the lamb make thee?'
'Then come home my children: the sun is gone down'Innocence
'My mother taught me under a tree'
'Is this a holy thing to see/In a rich and fruitful land'Experience
'Merrily,/Merrily, merrily to welcome in the year'
'Then come home my children, the sun is gone down'Experience
'For the time of youth was fled,/And grey hairs were on my head'
'And their sun does never shine,/And their fields are bleak and bare'Experience
'The sun does arise,/And make happy the skies'
'Folly is an endless maze'
'A little black thing among the snow,/Crying 'weep, weep' in notes of woe'Experience
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'They clothed me in clothes of death,/And taugh me to sing the notes of woe'Experience
'The little ones leaped and shouted and laughed/And the hills echoéd'Innocence
'The human dress is forgéd in iron'Experience
'Merry, merry sparrow/Under leaves so green'
'And the desert wild/Becomes a garden mild'Innocence
'And what shoulder, and what art,/Could twist the sinews of thy heart?'
'Cruelty has a human heart,/And Jealousy a human face'Experience
'fallen, fallen light renew!'Experience
'How can Lyca sleep,/If her mother weep?'Innocence
'Does spring hide it's joy/When buds and blossoms grow?'
'Earth raised up her head/From darkness dread and drear'
'Know that in a former time/Love! sweet love! was thought a crime'Experience
'Sweet babe, in thy face,/Holy image I can trace'
'Sweet joy befall thee!'
'I am black as if bereaved of light'
'A chapel was built in the midst,/Where I used to play on the green'
'Whate'er is born of mortal birth,/Must be consuméd with the earth'
'Troubled, wildered and forlorn,/Dark benighted, travel-worn'
'Little Lamb who made thee?/Dost thou know who made thee?'
'And it bears the fruit if Deceit,/Ruddy and sweet to eat'
'Helpless, naked, piping loud'
'When the air does laugh with our merry wit/And the green hills laugh with the noise of it'
'Sweet sleep, angel mild,/Hover o'er my happy child'
'I was angry with my friend;/I told my wrath- my wrath did end'
'For Mercy has a human heart,/Pity a human face'Innocence
'O Earth, O Earth return!/Arise from out the dewy grass'Experience
'When wolves and tigers how for prey/They pitying stand and weep'
'And I made a rural pen,/And I stained the water clear'Innocence
'The death of Jesus set me free:/Then what have I to do with thee?'
'And it grew both day and night,/Till it bore an apple bright'
'Break this heavy chain/That does freeze my bones around'
'I passed the sweet flower o'er'
'And the angel told Tom if he'd be a good boy,/He'd have God for his father and never want joy'Innocence
'And all must love the human form,/In heathen, Turk or Jew'Innocence
''Love seeketh not itself to please'
'Speak father, speak to your little boy,/Or else I shall be lost'Innocence
'My mother groaned, my father wept!/Into the dangerous world I leapt'
''And father how can I love you,/Or any of my brothers more?'Experience

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