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" The emerald fields were of dazzling glow, And the flowers of everlasting blow. Then deep in the stream her body they laid, That her youth and beauty never might fade ; And they smiled on heaven, when they saw her lie In the stream of life that wandered... "
The queen's wake, a legendary poem - Page 180
by James Hogg - 1819
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The Queen's Wake: A Legendary Poem

James Hogg - 1815 - 257 pages
...! And tell of the signs you shall shortly see ; Of the times that are now, and the times that shall be."— They lifted Kilmeny, they led her away, And...dazzling glow, And the flowers of everlasting blow. \ L-. Then deep in the stream her body they laid, That her youth and beauty never might fade ; And...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 132

England - 1882
...where the cock never crew, Where the rain never fell, and the wind never blew. They lifted Kilmony, they led her away, And she walked in the light of...The fountain of vision and fountain of light. The em oran t fields were of dazzling glow, And the flowers of everlasting blow. Then deep in the stream...
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The Queen's Wake: A Legendary Poem

James Hogg - Electronic book - 1819 - 384 pages
...; And tell of the signs you shall shortly see; Of the times that are now, and the times that shall be."— They lifted Kilmeny, they led her away, And...bright, The fountain of vision, and fountain of light i The emerald fields were of dazzling glow, And the flowers of everlasting blow. Then deep in the stream...
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The Genius of Scotland: Or Sketches of Scottish Scenery, Literature and Religion

Robert Turnbull - Scotland - 1847 - 379 pages
...her hair, And round came many a blooming fere, Saying, " Bonny Kilmeny, ye're welcome here." ***** They lifted Kilmeny, they led her away, And she walked...The fountain of vision, and fountain of light ; The emerant fields were of dazzling glow, And the flowers of everlasting blow. Then deep in the stream...
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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
...gloaming Kilmeny came hame !" She had been carried away, in her sinless beauty, to Fairyland, where " The sky was a dome of crystal bright, The fountain...dazzling glow, And the flowers of everlasting blow. And after remaining seven years — the term of probation there — had been permitted once more to...
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Homes and Haunts of the Most Eminent British Poets, Volume 2

William Howitt - Literary landmarks - 1856
...for her purity, been transported to the land of spirits, and bathed in the river of immortal life. " They lifted Kilmeny, they led her away, And she walked...the stream her body they laid, That her youth and beanty never might fade ; And they smiled on Heaven when they saw her lie In the stream of life that...
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Noctes AmbrosianŠ, Volume 4

John Wilson - Blackwood's Edinburgh magazine - 1866
...to tell of the signs which should he shown her, — portentous of the times that are and that shall be. ..,;.:.., , .. They lifted Kilmeny, they led her...The sky was a dome of crystal bright, The fountain' 'vision, and fountain of light; The emerald 1 dds were of dazzling glow, And the flower, of everlasting...
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The Poets of the Nineteenth Century, Volume 1808

Robert Aris Willmott - American poetry - 1857 - 397 pages
...that are now, and the times that shall be." They lifted Kilmeny, they led her away, And she walk'd in the light of a sunless day : The sky was a dome of crystal bright, 212 The fountain of vision, and fountain of light ; The emerald fields were of dazzling glow, And the...
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Wise sayings of the great and good

Wise sayings - Quotations, English - 1864 - 339 pages
...Like flowers we wither, and like leaves we fall. The Parish Register, Part m.— G. CRABBE. FAIRYLAND. They lifted Kilmeny, they led her away, And she walked...dazzling glow, And the flowers of everlasting blow. Bonny Kilmeny ( The Queen's \Vahe). — JAMES HOGG. FAIRY LANDSCAPE. A What place is here ! What scenes...
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The works of the Ettrick shepherd, Volume 1

James Hogg, Thomas Thomson - Engraving, British - 1866
...; And tell of the signs you shall shortly see ; Of the times that are now, and the times that shall be. " They lifted Kilmeny, they led her away, And...the light of a sunless day : The sky was a dome of erystal bright, The fountain of vision, and fountain of light : The emerant fields were of dazzling...
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