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" I sit by and sing, Or gather rushes, to make many a ring For thy long fingers ; tell thee tales of love, How the pale Phoebe, hunting in a grove, First saw the boy Endymion, from whose eyes She took eternal fire that never dies ; How she... "
Thirteen satires of Juvenal - Page 166
by Juvenal - 1878
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The Works of Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher, Volume 3

Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher - English drama - 1908
...and sing, Or gather rushes, to make many a ring For thy long fingers ; tell thee tales of love, 35 How the pale Phoebe, hunting in a grove, First saw...eyes She took eternal fire that never dies ; How she convey 'd him softly in a sleep, His temples bound with poppy, to the steep 40 Head of old Latmus,...
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The Works of Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher, Volume 3

Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher - English drama - 1908
...First saw the boy Endymion, from whose eyes She took eternal fire that never dies ; How she convey 'd him softly in a sleep, His temples bound with poppy, to the steep 40 Head of old Latmus, where she stoops each night, Gilding the mountain with her brother's light,...
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Stories of Classic Myths

Mythology, Greek - 1909 - 195 pages
...his flocks on a mountain side. One clear night as Diana, the Moon, looked down she saw him sleeping. How the pale Phoebe, hunting in a grove, First saw...the boy Endymion, from whose eyes She took eternal fare that never dies. FLETCHER. She thought him so very beautiful that she stepped from her golden...
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Ancient Myths in Modern Poets

Helen Archibald Clarke - Mythology, Classical - 1910 - 358 pages
...develops the theme in a wonderful poem of four thousand lines and more. Cloe's tale relates merely " How the pale Phoebe, hunting in a grove, First saw...eyes She took eternal fire that never dies; How she conveyed him softly in a sleep, His temples bound with poppy to the steep Head of Latmos, where she...
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Ancient Myths in Modern Poets

Helen Archibald Clarke - Mythology, Classical - 1910 - 358 pages
...First saw the boy Endymion, from whose eyes She took eternal fire that never dies; How she conveyed him softly in a sleep, His temples bound with poppy to the steep Head of Latmos, where she stops each night, To kiss her sweetest." Before turning to Keats, and his four thousand...
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The Cambridge History of English Literature: The drama to 1642

Sir Adolphus William Ward, Alfred Rayney Waller - English literature - 1910
...poetry, as when she says to Thenot : Tales of love, How the pale Phoebe, hunting1 in a grove, First wvw the boy Endymion, from whose eyes She took eternal fire that never dies; How she conveyed him, softly in a sleep, His temples bound with poppy, to the steep Head of old Latmus, where...
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The Classic Myths in English Literature and in Art Based Chiefly on Bulfinch ...

Charles Mills Gayley - English literature - 1911 - 597 pages
...daytime slept. fllustratwf. The Endymion of Keats. Fletcher, in the Faithful Shepherdess, tells, " How the pale Phoebe, hunting in a grove, First saw the boy Endymion," etc. Young, Night Thoughts, " So Cynthia, poets feign, In shadows veiled, . . . Her shepherd cheered...
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Beaumont and Fletcher

Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher - English drama - 1912 - 414 pages
...First saw the boy Endymion, from whose eyes She took eternal fire that never dies ; How she conveyed him softly in a sleep, His temples bound with poppy, to the steep 40 Head of old Latmus, where she stoops each night, Gilding the mountain with her brother's light,...
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Selected Essays

Claude Moore Fuess - American essays - 1914 - 219 pages
...sit by and sing, Or gather rushes to make many a ring For thy long fingers; tell thee tales of love, How the pale Phoebe, hunting in a grove, First saw...eyes She took eternal fire that never dies; How she convey 'd him softly in a sleep, His temples bound with poppy, to the steep Head of old Latmos, where...
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The English Familiar Essay: Representative Texts

William Frank Bryan, Ronald Salmon Crane - English essays - 1916 - 471 pages
...by and sing, Or gather rushes, to make many a ring For thy long fingers ; tell thee tales of love; How the pale Phoebe, hunting in a grove, First saw...How she convey'd him softly in a sleep, His temples iound with poppy, to the steep Head of old Latmos, where she stoops each night, Gilding the mountain...
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