The Power of Solitude: A Poem. In Two Parts
Barnard B. Macanulty, 1804 - 260 من الصفحات
ما يقوله الناس - كتابة مراجعة
لم نعثر على أي مراجعات في الأماكن المعتادة.
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anguish beauty bend bless blest blush breast breathes bright burst calm charms cheek cheer close cold dark dead death deep despair divine dreams fair fame fancy fate feel fire float flower flows fond genius gloom glowing grace grandeur grave grief grove hand haunts hear heart heaven holy hope horror hour hymn influence kind light live lonely look mark MARY memory mind moral muse night NOTE o'er pain pass passion peace pleasures praise pride pure rapture reign rest retired rich rise roll round scarce scene sense shades shed sigh sleep smile soft SOLITUDE song sooth sorrow soul spirit strains sublime sweet swells tears tell tender thee thou thought thro touch trace tranquil trembling true truth turns virtue voice wake weep Whence wild wish young youth
الصفحة 146 - To pay the mournful tribute of his tears ? Oh ! he will tell thee, that the wealth of worlds Should ne'er seduce his bosom to forego That sacred hour...
الصفحة 146 - Oh ! he will tell thee, that the wealth of worlds Should ne'er seduce his bosom to forego That sacred hour, when, stealing from the noise Of care and envy, sweet remembrance soothes With Virtue's kindest looks his aching breast, And turns his tears to rapture.
الصفحة 144 - Say, dost thou mourn thy ravish'd mate, That oft enamour'd on thy strains has hung ? Or has the cruel hand of Fate Bereft thee of thy darling young ? Alas, for both I weep...
الصفحة 131 - The attention : backward thro' her mazy walks Guiding the wanton fancy to her scope, To temples, courts or fields ; with all the band Of painted forms, of passions and designs Attendant : whence, if pleasing in itself, The prospect from that sweet accession gains Redoubled influence o'er the listening mind.
الصفحة 133 - Latini, et quo quemque modo fugiatque feratque laborem. sunt geminae Somni portae, quarum altera fertur cornea, qua veris facilis datur exitus umbris, altera candenti perfecta nitens elephanto, sed falsa ad caelum mittunt insomnia Manes.
الصفحة 152 - ... of millions are devoted to the service of a despotic prince, whose laws are blindly obeyed, and whose wishes are instantly gratified. Our imagination is dazzled by the splendid picture; and whatever may be the cool dictates of reason, there are few among us who would obstinately refuse a trial of the comforts and the cares of royalty.
الصفحة 143 - This music crept by me upon the waters, Allaying both their fury and my passion With its sweet air : thence I have follow'd it, Or it hath drawn me rather.