Had in her sober livery all things clad; Silence accompanied, for beast and bird, They to their grassy couch, these to their nests, Were slunk, all but the wakeful nightingale; She all night long her amorous descant* sung; Silence was pleased: now... Littell's Living Age - Pagina 1571849Volledige weergave
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...and the stars going round in my head." John Milton's "Now glowed the firmament with living sapphires: Hesperus, that led the starry host, rode brightest;...light, and o'er the dark her silver mantle threw" and "The quality of mercy is not strain'd, It droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven upon the place...