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" Nor man nor boy, Nor all that is at enmity with joy, Can utterly abolish or destroy! Hence, in a season of calm weather, Though inland far we be, Our souls have sight of that immortal sea Which brought us hither, Can in a moment travel thither, And see... "
The Royal Gallery of Poetry and Art: An Illustrated Book of the Favorite ... - Page 447
by Nathan David Thompson - 1886 - 19 pages
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Our Poetical Favorites: A Selection from the Best Minor Poems of the English ...

Asahel Clark Kendrick - English poetry - 1871 - 449 pages
...things, Fallings from us, vanishings, Blank misgivings of a creature Moving about in worlds not realized, High instincts before which our mortal nature Did...travel thither, And see the children sport upon the shore, And hear the mighty waters rolling evermore. X. Then sing, ye birds, sing, sing a joyous song...
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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
...recollections, Which, be they what they may, Are yet the fountain-light of all our day, Are yet a master light the fall of the year, And whistled and roared in the winter alone, ls shore, And hear the mighty waters rolling evermore. x. Then sing, ye birds, sing, sing a joyous song...
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A Hand-book of English Literature Intended for the Use of High Schools, as ...

Francis Henry Underwood - 1871 - 608 pages
...recollections, Which, be they what they may, Are yet the fountain light of all our day, Are yet a master light of all our seeing ; Uphold us, cherish, and have power...travel thither, And see the children sport upon the shore, And hear the mighty waters rolling evermore. XL And O, ye fountains, meadows, hills, and groves,...
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Literature and Life

Edwin Percy Whipple - Authors - 1871 - 344 pages
...light of all our seeing. It is from these that we have ecstasy almost as a logical conclusion ; for Hence in a season of calm weather, Though inland far...travel thither, And see the children sport upon the shore, And hear the mighty waters rolling evermore. We have no space to particularize the felicity...
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An Eastern love-story. Kusa Jātakaya, a Buddhistic legend, rendered into ...

Alagiyavanna Mukaveṭi - 1871
...fulness, And not in utter nakedness, But trailing clouds of glory do we come From GOD, Who is our home I Hence in a season of calm weather, Though inland far...travel thither, And see the children sport upon the shore, And hear the mighty waters rolling evermore ! " But to revert to the quotation : " How can the...
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New Cyclopaedia of Poetical Illustrations: Adapted to Christian Teaching ...

Poetry - 1872 - 696 pages
...recollections, Which, be they what they may, Are yet the fountain-light of all our day, Are yet a master light ne heights a loving Father dwells. KrummacKer, tr....Brook». 1480. GOD, Abraham's. 'The God of Abraham I And let the young lambs bound As to the tabor's sound ! We in thought will join your throng, Ye that...
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Mourning and Panegyric: The Poetics of Pastoral Ceremony

Celeste Marguerite Schenck - Literary Criticism - 1988 - 228 pages
...epithalamic chant recalls Lycidas's retrieval from the waves and Milton's seaside moment of initiated vision: Hence in a season of calm weather Though inland far...travel thither, And see the Children sport upon the shore, And hear the mighty waters rolling evermore. (1I. 162-68) There is more than regressive compulsion...
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Reading Romantics: Texts and Contexts

Peter J. Manning - Religion - 1990 - 326 pages
...than to endure their demands. The resolving image of the ninth stanza precisely stations the poet: Hence, in a season of calm weather, Though inland...travel thither, And see the Children sport upon the shore, And hear the mighty waters rolling evermore, "Calm" here is to temperament as "inland" is to...
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Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland

Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland - Asia - 1902
...The soul that rises with us, our life's star, Hath had elsewhere its setting, And cometh from afar. Hence, in a season of calm weather, Though inland...that immortal sea Which brought us hither ; Can in a moment travel hither— And see the children sport upon the shore, And hear the mighty waters rolling...
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The Elemental Dialectic of Light and Darkness: The Passions of the Soul in ...

Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka - Philosophy - 1992 - 387 pages
...the eternal Silence: truths that wake, To perish never; Which neither listlessness, nor mad endeavor, Nor all that is at enmity with joy, Can utterly abolish...travel thither, And see the children sport upon the shore, And hear the mighty waters rolling evermore!10 The first of the two excerpts given here provides...
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