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" All night I stood on the shore. I saw her by the faint beam of the moon. All night I heard her cries. Loud was the wind; the rain beat hard on the hill. Before morning appeared, her voice was weak. It died away, like the evening breeze among the grass... "
The Sorrows of Werter: A German Story - Page 138
by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - 1779
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 23

Books - 1760
...waves. He funk, and ' he rofe no more. € Alone, on the fea-beat rock, my daughter was heard to 1 complain. Frequent and loud were her Cries ; nor could ' her father relieve her. All night I flood on the ftiore. All ' night I heard her cries. Loud was the wind ; and the rain ' beat hard on...
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A vindication of natural society, by Edm. Burke. The history and antiquities ...

Robert Dodsley, Joseph Spence, Jean Denis Attiret, William Hay, Nathaniel Lancaster, Charles Whitworth Baron Whitworth, Paul Hentzner - 1761
...his Daura or die. Sudden a Blaft from the Hill comes over the Waves. He funk, and he rofe no more. Alone, on the fea-beat Rock, my Daughter was heard...Cries ; nor could her Father relieve her. All Night I flood on the Shore. I faw her by the faint Beam of the Moon. All Night I heard her Cries. Loud was...
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The Works of Ossian, the Son of Fingal

Bards and bardism - 1765 - 460 pages
...that Erath was bound with leathern tliongs. ALONE, L ALONE, on the fca-bcat rock, my daug'htef \vas heard to complain. Frequent and loud were her cries ; nor could her father relieve herv All night I ftood on the fhore. I faw her by the faint beam of the moon. All night 1 heard her1...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 1

Celts - 1773
...refcue his Daura or die. Sudden a blaft from the hill came over the waves. He funk, and he rofe no more. ALONE, on the fea-beat rock, my daughter was heard to complain. Frequent and loudwere her cries. What could her father do ? All night I flood on the fhorc. I faw her by the faint...
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The Works of Ossian, the Son of Fingal, Volume 2

Scottish Gaelic poetry - 1783
...from the hiU comes over the waves. He funk , and he refer no more-' . ! '! Alone , on the tea-beat rock , my daughter was heard to complain. Frequent...could her father relieve her. All night I ftood on the shore. I faw her by the faint beam of the moon. AH night I heard her cries. Loud was the wind; and...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 1

Celts - 1784
...his Daura, or die. Sudden a blaft from the hill came over the waves. He funk, and he rofe no more. ALONE, on the fea-beat rock, my daughter was heard to complain. Frequent and loud were her cries. What could her father do ? All night I ftood on the fhore. I faw her by the faint beam of the moon....
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The Sorrows of Werther: A German Story, Volume 2

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - 1785
...— After reading (at Ibrrte time, he came to that affecting paflage, where Armin deplores the lois of his beloved daughter. " Alone on the fea-beat rock...could her father relieve her. All night I ftood on the fhore. I fdW her by the faint •beam of the moon. All night I heard her cries. Lovid was the wind,...
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Werter. A Tragedy: As Performed at the Theatres-Royal, Bath, Bristol, Covent ...

Frederick Reynolds - English drama (Tragedy) - 1786 - 60 pages
...— Alas ! the leafs turn'd down Where hopelefs Annin mourns his murder'd child ! WERTER. re*Js. a Alone on the fea-beat rock my daughter was " heard...complain — frequent and loud were her *' cries,, " cries, nor could her Father relieve her. All night " I flood on the rtiore — I faw her by the faint...
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Literary Amusements: In Verse and Prose

Daniel Webb - 1787 - 76 pages
...his Daura or die. Sudden a blaft from the hill comes over the waves. He funk, and he rofe no more. ALONE, on the fea-beat rock, my daughter was heard...were her cries; nor could her father relieve her. Al! night I ftood on the fliore. I faw her by the faint beam of the moon. All night I heard her cries....
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The poems of Ossian, tr. by J. Macpherson, Volume 1

Ossian - 1790
...his Daura, or die. Sudden a blaft from the hill came over the waves. He funk, and he rofe no more. Alone, on the fea-beat rock, my daughter was heard to complain. Frequent and k>ud were her cries. What could her father do ? All night I flood on the fhore. I faw her by the faint...
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