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" It was like an eve in a sinless world! When a month and a day had come and gane, Kilmeny sought the green-wood wene ; There laid her down on the leaves sae green, And Kilmeny on earth was never mair seen! "
The Queen's Wake: A Legendary Poem - Page 189
by James Hogg - 1819 - 384 pages
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The North-American Review and Miscellaneous Journal, Volume 9

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American literature - 1819
...melodye, That floats along the twilight sea.' ' When a month and a day had come and ganfi, Kiltneny sought the greenwood wene ; There laid her down on...But all the land were in fear and dread, For they kcndna whether she was living or dead, It wasna her hame, and she couldna remain ; She left this world...
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The Poetical Melange, Volume 1

English poetry - 1828
...forhooyed their young ; And all in a peaceful ring were hurled : It was like an eve in a sinless world ! When a month and a day had come and gane, Kilmeny...green-wood wene ; There laid her down on the leaves so green, And Kilmeny on earth was never mair seen. Bnt O, the words that fell from her mouth, Were...
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Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts

William Chambers, Robert Chambers - Art - 1846
...forhooyed their yonng ; And all in a peaceful ring were hurled — It was like an eve in a sinless world ! When a month and a day had come and gane, Kilmeny...wene ; There laid her down on the leaves sae green; But Kilmeny on earth was never mair seen. But oh the words that fell from her month Were words of wonder...
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The Genius of Scotland: Or Sketches of Scottish Scenery, Literature and Religion

Robert Turnbull - Scotland - 1847 - 379 pages
...forhooyed* their young ; And all in a peaceful ring were hurled : It was like an eve in a sinless world! When a month and a day had come and gane, Kilmeny...greenwood wene, There laid her down on the leaves so green, And Kilmeny, on earth was never mair seen ! The close of " The Queen's Wake" is graceful...
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Homes and Haunts of the Most Eminent British Poets, Volume 1

William Howitt - Literary landmarks - 1847
...and spiritual Kilmeny ; but earth could not detain her. " When a month and a day had come and gone, Kilmeny sought the greenwood wene ; There laid her down on the leaves so green, And Kilmeny on earth was never mair seen. But O the words that fell from her mouth Were words...
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Sketches of the Poetical Literature of the Past Half-century in Six Lectures

David Macbeth Moir - English poetry - 1851 - 330 pages
...forsook their young ; And all in a peaceful ring were hurled : It was like an eve in a sinless world ! When a month and a day had come and gane, Kilmeny...green-wood wene ; There laid her down on the leaves so green, And Kilmeny on earth was never more seen. But all the land were in fear and dread, For they...
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Hausschatz englischer Poesie: Auswahl aus den Werken der bedeutendsten ...

Oskar Ludweg Beruhard Wolff - English poetry - 1852 - 399 pages
...forliooyed their young; And all in a peaceful ring were hurled: It was like an eve in a sinless world ! When a month and a day had come and gane, Kilmeny...wene; There laid her down on the leaves sae green, And Kilmeiry on earth was never mair seen. But oh, the words that fell from her mouth, Were words of wonder,...
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Beautiful poetry, selected by the ed. of The Critic, Volume 1

Beautiful poetry - 1853
...forsook their young ; And all in a peaceful ring were hurl'd : It was like an eve in a sinless world ! When a month and a day had come and gane, Kilmeny...green-wood wene ; There laid her down on the leaves so green, And Kilmeny on earth was never more seen. But all the land were in fear and dread, For they...
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English Literature of the Nineteenth Century: On the Plan of the Author's ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1853 - 785 pages
...i'orhooy'd" their young .^ And nil in a peaceful ring were hurl'd : It waa like au eve in a sinless world ! When a month and a day had come and gane, Kilmeny sought the greenwood wane, QUEEN MABY'S RETURN TO SCOTLAND. After a youth by woes o'ercast, After a thousand sorrows past,...
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Noctes AmbrosianŠ, Volume 4

John Wilson, James Hogg - Blackwood's Edinburgh magazine - 1866
...forhooyed their young; And all in a peaceful ring were hurled — It was like an eve in a sinless world 1 When a month and a day had come and gane, Kilmeny...wene ; There laid her down on the leaves sae green ; But Kilmeny on earth was never mair seen. But oh the words that fell from her mouth Were words of...
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