It was my curse that brought the ill, but it has been my blessing that has ta'en it off!
A man that fortune's buffets and rewards has ta'en with equal thanks.
They have ta'en my purse and fifteen golden pieces: raise the hue and cry!
Ay, now, for sure, away from me 'tis ta'en;I may 't no longer hide.
I had these of the priest out of window, when I told him Rochester Castle is ta'en.
"So Little Rathie's been ta'en awa'," Johnny would venture to say, by and by.
No matter for blood, I'll not suffer her to come near him till the plot have ta'en his full height.
It were little enough we had left, our dinner the day afore had ta'en so much.
The teeming tree Had swollen and green'd the pious charactery, But not ta'en out.
Loud was the shouting of the Moors in the ambush that were ta'en.