catch sight of
a glimpse of; Make out; Spot; Catch sight of; See at a distance;
Glimpse; Notice; Lay eyes on; Descry; Discern; Behold; Perceive;
9 times a year
caught on tape
within the leafy shade,
bright blue eggs together laid!
me the chance-discovered sight
like a vision of delight.
started--seeming to espy
home and sheltered bed,
Sparrow's dwelling, which, hard by
Father's house, in wet and dry
sister Emmeline and I
looked at it and seemed to fear it;
tho' wishing, to be near it:
heart was in her, being then
little Prattler among men.
Blessing of my later years
with me when a boy:
gave me eyes, she gave me ears;
humble cares, and delicate fears;
heart, the fountain of sweet tears;
love, and thought, and joy.