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" Bonny Kilmeny, ye're welcome here ! Women are freed of the littand scorn : O, blessed be the day Kilmeny was born ! Now shall the land of the spirits see, Now shall it ken what a woman may be... "
The queen's wake, a legendary poem - Page 181
by James Hogg - 1819
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Homes and Haunts of the Most Eminent British Poets

William Howitt - Literary landmarks - 1857 - 706 pages
...sung, She kenned not where, but sae sweetly it rung, It fell on her ear like a dream of the morn ; O ! blest be the day Kilmeny was born. Now shall the land...spirits see, Now shall it ken what a woman may be I The sun that shines on the world sae bright, A borrowed gleid frae the fountain of light'; And the...
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The Poets of the Nineteenth Century, Volume 1808

Robert Aris Willmott - American poetry - 1857 - 398 pages
...on her ear like a dream of the morn, " Oh ! blest be the day Kilmeny was boni ! Now shall the laud of the spirits see, Now shall it ken what a woman...be ! The sun that shines on the world sae bright, A borrow'd gleid of the fountain of light ; And the moon that sleeks the sky sae dun, Like a gouden bow,...
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The Poets of the Nineteenth Century

Evert Augustus Duyckinck - English poetry - 1858 - 397 pages
...She kend not where; but sae sweetly it rung, It fell on her ear like a dream of the morn, •• Oh ! blest be the day Kilmeny was born ! Now shall the...a woman may be ! The sun that shines on the world sac bright, A borrow'd gleid of the fountain of light ; And the moon that sleeks the sky sae dun, Like...
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The Poets of the Nineteenth Century

Robert Aris Willmott, Evert Augustus Duyckinck - American poetry - 1858 - 397 pages
...where; but sac sweetly it rung. •• Oh ! blest be the day Kilmeny was born ! Now shall the laud of the spirits see, Now shall it ken what a woman may lx- 1 The sun that shines on the world sac bright, A borrow' d gleid of the fountain of light ; And...
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The Queen's Wake, and Other Poems

James Hogg - Scottish poetry - 1860 - 352 pages
...fere, Saying, " Bonny Kilmeny, ye're welcome here ! Women are freed of the littand scorn : O, blessed be the day Kilmeny was born ! Now shall the land of...spirits see, Now shall it ken what a woman may be ! Many a lang year in sorrow and pain, Many a lang year through the world we've gane, Commissioned...
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The works of the Ettrick shepherd, Volume 1

James Hogg, Thomas Thomson - Engraving, British - 1866
...fere, Saying, "Bonny Kilmeny, ye're weleome here! Women are freed of the littand seorn : — O, blessed be the day Kilmeny was born ! Now shall the land of...spirits see, Now shall it ken what a woman may be ! Many lang year in sorrow and pain, Many lang year through the world we've gane, Commissioned to wateh...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1871 - 789 pages
...blooming fere, Saying, "Bonny Kilmeny, ye 're welcome here; Women are freed of the littand scorn ; 2 2 ! " They lifted Kilmeny, they led her away, And she walked in the light of a sunless day ; The sky...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1872 - 789 pages
...might fade ; And they smiled on heaven, when they saw her lie In the stream of life that wandered by. ` ! " They bore her far to a mountain green, To see what mortal never had seen ; And they seated her...
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The Student's Treasury of English Song: Containing Choice Selections from ...

William Henry Davenport Adams - Poetry - 1873 - 512 pages
...ear like a dream of the morn : — " O ! blest be the day Kilmeny was born ! M W fc H b. O H " VOUTH Now shall the land of the spirits see, Now shall it...that shines on the world sae bright, A borrowed gleid from the fountain of light ; And the moon that sleeks the sky sae dun, Like a gouden bow, or a beamless...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1873 - 789 pages
...blooming fere, Saying, "Bonny Kilmeny, ye 're welcome here; Women are freed of the littand scorn ; ust In that sure-footed mind's unfaltering skill,...supple-tempered will That bent like perfect steel to sprin he ! " | They lifted Kilmeny, they led her away, And she walked in the light of a sunless day ; The...
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