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" The maid was on the eve of womanhood; The boy had fewer summers, but his heart Had far outgrown his years, and to his eye There was but one beloved face on earth, And that was shining on him: he had... "
The Battle Abbey Roll: With Some Account of the Norman Lineages - Page 230
by Catherine Lucy Wilhelmina Powlett Duchess of Cleveland - 1889
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Works of Washington Irving: Crayon

Washington Irving - 1870 - 468 pages
...devotion of a love-sick stripling. He himself gives us a glowing picture of his mute idolatry : — " He had no breath, no being, but in hers ; She was his voice ; he did not speak to her, Bat trembled on her words ; she was his sight, For his eye followed hers, and saw with hers, Which...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - 1871 - 968 pages
...beloved face on earth, And that was shining on him ; he had looked Upon it till it could not pass away ; by side. " My stockings there I often knit ; My kerchief...ground I sit, And sing a song to them. " And often afte followed hers, and saw with hers, Which colored all his objects ; — he had ceased To live within...
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The National Fifth Reader: Containing a Complete and Practical Treatise on ...

Richard Green Parker - 1871 - 616 pages
...beloved face on earth, And that was shining on him : he had looked Upon it till it could not pass away ; He had no breath, no being, but in hers ; She was...trembled on her words ; she was his sight, For his eye followed hers, and saw \rith Which colored all his objects ; — he had ceased To live within himself...
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Harper's Cyclopędia of British and American Poetry

Epes Sargent - 1881 - 1000 pages
...face on earth — 26 And that was shining on him : he had looked Upon it till it could not pass away; He had no breath, no being, but in hers : She was...trembled on her words : she was his sight ; For his eye followed hers, and saw with hers, Which colored all his objects : — he had ceased To live within...
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The Fireside Encyclopaedia of Poetry: Comprising the Best Poems of the Most ...

Henry Troth Coates - 1881 - 1138 pages
...beloved face on earth, And that was shining on him ; he had looked Upon it till it could not pass away ; es followed hers, and saw with hers, j°y; 791 Which colored all his objects; — he had ceased To live...
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The poetical works of lord Byron, with life

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1881 - 610 pages
...Upon it till it eould not pass away ; He had no breath, no beine, but in hers : She was his voiee ; he did not speak to her, But trembled on her words...sight, For his eye follow'd hers, and saw with hers, Whieh eolour'd all his objeets :— he had eeased To live within himself; she was his life, The oeean...
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The poetical works of lord Byron. Repr. with life, notes &c. 'Albion' ed

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1881 - 800 pages
...beloved face on earth, And that was shining on him ; he had look'd Upon it till it could not pass away ; He had no breath, no being, but in hers ; She was his voice ; he did not speak to her, Bat trembled on her words ; she was his sigh!, For his eye follow'd hers, and saw with hers ; Which...
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The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions by ..., Volume 4

Matthew Arnold - 1881 - 654 pages
...beloved face on earth, And that was shining on him : he had look'd Upon it till it could not pass away; He had no breath, no being, but in hers ; She was...with hers, Which colour'd all his objects : he had ceased To live within himself; she was his life, The ocean t» the river of his thoughts, Which terminated...
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A History of English Literature

Johannes Scherr - 1882 - 324 pages
...beloved face on earth, And that was shining on him ; he had look'd Upon it till it could not pass away ; He had no breath, no being, but in hers : She was...hers, Which colour'd all his objects : — he had ceased To live within himself ; she was his life, The ocean to the river of his thoughts, Which terminated...
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A History of English Literature

Johannes Scherr - 1882 - 334 pages
...beloved face on earth, And that was shining on him ; he had look'd Upon it till it could not pass away ; He had no breath, no being, but in hers : She was...hers, Which colour'd all his objects : — he had ceased To live within himself ; she was his life, The ocean to the river of his thoughts, Which terminated...
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