No voice divine the storm allay'd,No light propitious shone;When, snatch'd from all effectual aid,We perish'd, each alone;But I beneath a rougher sea,And whelmed in deeper gulphs than he.
When Prussia hurried to the field, And snatch'd the spear, but left the shield.walter scott
When at the close of each sad, sorrowing day, Fancy restores what vengeance snatch'd away.Alexander Pope
Th' embroider'd suit at least he deem'd his prey; That suit an unpaid tailor snatch'd away.Alexander Pope
The youth that you see here I snatch'd one half out of the jaws of death.