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" Which will not leave the myrrh-bush on the height ; To hear each other's whisper'd speech ; Eating the Lotos day by day, To watch the crisping ripples on the beach, And tender curving lines of creamy spray ; To lend our hearts and spirits wholly To the... "
Translations [of poems, in various languages] by lord Lyttelton and W.E ... - Page 22
1863
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Arundines Cami; sive, Musarum Cantabrigiensium lusus canori, collegit atque ...

Cam river - 1841
...Simplicis haec durant casta oblectamina vitoe, Et teneor magno vallis amore теге. HD THE LOTOS EATERS. How sweet it were, hearing the downward stream, With...like yonder amber light, Which will not leave the myrrh bush on the height; To hear each other's whispered speech ; Eating the lotos, day by day, To...
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Poems, Volume 1

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1842 - 231 pages
...grave In silence, ripen, fall and cease. Give us long rest or death, dark death, or dreamful ease 6. How sweet it were^ hearing the downward stream, With...half-dream ! To dream and dream, like yonder amber light, To hear each other's whisper'd speech ; Eating the Lotos, day by day, To watch the crisping ripples...
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The London University Magazine, Volume 1

English literature - 1842
...worth living for, to " Have rest, and ripen towards the grave In silence, ripen, fall, and cease." " How sweet it were, hearing the downward stream, With...in a half-dream ! To dream, and dream, like yonder amoer light, Which will not leave the myrrh-bush on the height ; To hear each other's whisper'd speech...
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Poems, Volume 1

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - English poetry - 1843 - 231 pages
...grave In silence, ripen, fall and cease : Give us long rest or death, dark death, or dreamful ease ! 5. How sweet it were, hearing the downward stream, With...the myrrh-bush on the height ; To hear each other's whisper'd speech ; Eating the Lotos, day by day, To watch the crisping ripples on the beach, And tender...
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The Living Age, Volume 264

1910
...to mark an expression of awful melancholy in that still face of brouze? THE DISCONTBNTED KNOUSHMAN. "How sweet it were, hearing the downward stream, With...eyes ever to seem Falling asleep in a half-dream." — The Lotos-Eaters. There is a saying on the Outskirts anent the first public works which are wont...
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The Ladies' Repository, Volumes 33-34

Universalism - 1865
...the hollow lotus-land to live and lie reclined On the hills like gods together, careless of mankind." "How sweet it were, hearing the downward stream, With...half-shut eyes ever to seem Falling asleep in a half-dream ! " But in the north life is full of energy and vigorous action while daylight lasts. Who cares though...
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The Living Age, Volume 264

1910
...mark an expression of awful melancholy in that still face of bronze? THB DISCONTKNTBD ENST.ISHMAK. "How sweet it were, hearing the downward stream, With...eyes ever to seem Falling asleep In a half-dream." — The I/otos-Eaterg. There Is a saying on the Outskirts anent the first public works which are wont...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 18

English literature - 1845
...grave In silence, ripen, fall, and cease. Give us long rest or death, dark death, or dreamful ease How sweet it were, hearing the downward stream. With...half-dream ! To dream and dream, like yonder amber light, " People. And what punishment Will you inflict upon the Magabeean Who acted thus ? Black-pudding-seller....
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 6

1845
...— In silence, ripen, fall, and cease : Give us long rest or death, dark death, or dreamful ease ! 'How sweet it were, hearing the downward stream, With half-shut eyes ever to seem Falling asleep in a half dream ! To dream a dream, like yonder amber light, Which will not leave the myrrh-bush on the...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 18

English literature - 1845
...exercise my trade, And he the only person that's allow'd To sell black puddings at the city-gates." Which will not leave the myrrh-bush on the height, To hear each other's whisper'd ipeech, Eating the lotos day by day ; To watch the crisping ripples on the beach, And tender...
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