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" twas but the wind, Or the car rattling o'er the stony street; On with the dance! let joy be unconfined; No sleep till morn, when Youth and Pleasure meet To chase the glowing Hours with flying feet.— But hark! "
The complete works of lord Byron with a biogr. and critical notice by J. W. Lake - Page 158
by George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1825
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The American Common-school Reader and Speaker: Being a Selection of Pieces ...

John Goldsbury, William Russell - American literature - 1844 - 428 pages
...] Nd ; 'twas but the vAndt Or the car \ rattling o'er the stony street ; On with the dance '. \e\. joy ! be unconfined; < No sleep till morn, when Youth...and Pleasure ' meet, •< To chase the glowing hours ' -w\\\\ flying f let — [xeu] But HARK ! — that heavy sound \ breaks in ' once more, •< As if...
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A Practical Manual of Elocution: Embracing Voice and Gesture : Designed for ...

Merritt Caldwell - Elocution - 1845 - 331 pages
...; But hush ! hark ! a deep sound strikes like a rising knell ! 2. Did ye not hear it? — No; 'twas but the wind, Or the car rattling o'er the stony street...To chase the glowing hours with flying feet— But hark ! — that heavy sound breaks in once more, As if the clouds its echo would repeat; And nearer,...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors, to ...

John Hanbury Dwyer - Elocution - 1845 - 300 pages
...marriage-bell ; But hush ! hark ! a deep sound strikes like a rising knell. Did ye not hear it? — no ; 'twas but the wind, Or the car rattling o'er the stony street;...To chase the glowing hours with flying feet — But hark ! — that heavy sound breaks in once more, As if the clouds its echo would repeat; And nearer,...
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The rhetorical reader, consisting of choice specimens of oratorical ...

John Hall Hindmarsh - 1845 - 80 pages
...; But hush ! hark ! a deep sound strikes like a rising knell ! Did ye not hear it ? — No ; 'twas but the wind, Or the car rattling o'er the stony street...chase the glowing hours with flying feet : — But, hark ! — that heavy sound breaks in once more, As if the clouds its echo would repeat ; And nearer,...
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The District School Reader, Or, Exercises in Reading and Speaking: Designed ...

William Draper Swan - American literature - 1845 - 484 pages
...marriage-bell— But hush ! hark ! a deep sound strikes like a rising knell I Did ye not hear it 1 — No : 'twas but the wind, Or the car rattling o'er the stony street:...chase the glowing hours with flying feet : — But hark ! that heavy sound breaks in once more, As if the clouds its echo would repeat ; And nearer, clearer,...
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Elocution, Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - Elocution - 1845 - 384 pages
...; (kneii ! But hush ! hark ! a deep sound strikes like a nsntt Did ye not hear it T — No ; 'twas but the wind. Or the car, rattling o'er the stony...chase the glowing hours, with flying feet — But hark ! That heavy sound breaks in once more. As if the clouds — its echo would repeat; And nearer,...
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Black Jack: The Life and Times of John J. Pershing, Volume 1

Frank E. Vandiver - History - 1977 - 1178 pages
...marriage-bell. But hush! hark! a deep sound strikes like a rising knell! Did ye not hear it? — No; 'twas but the wind, Or the car rattling o'er the stony street;...with the dance! let joy be unconfined; No sleep till mom, when Youth and Pleasure meet To chase the glowing Hours with flying feet — But hark! — that...
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From the Ballroom to Hell: Grace and Folly in Nineteenth-century Dance

Elizabeth Aldrich - Music - 1991 - 225 pages
...more as those who practiced it understood it. In other words, I have tried to keep the fish in water. On with the dance! let joy be unconfined; No sleep...Pleasure meet To chase the glowing Hours with flying feet . . . Lord Byron, Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto III, st. 22 "Oh! my dear Mr. Rennet, " as she entered...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Reference - 1992 - 1132 pages
...hush! hark! a deep sound strikes like a rising knell! (1. 1-9) 6 Did ye not hear it? — No; 'twas e than half perhaps will reign; As Man ere long, and this new World, shall know." (Bk. IV, (1. 10-14) 7 He rushed into the field, and, foremost fighting, fell. (1. 27) 8 The earth is covered...
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Mind in Creation: Essays on English Romantic Literature in Honour of Ross G ...

Ross Greig Woodman - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 182 pages
...interrupted by the "deadlier" sound of "the cannon's opening roar": Did ye not hear it? - No; 'twas but the wind, Or the car rattling o'er the stony street; On with the dance! let joy be unconfined! ... But, hark! - that heavy sound breaks in once more ... (3.21-2) The "flying feet" of "Youth and...
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