The Poets, in their elegies and songs Lamenting the departed, call the groves, They call upon the hills and streams to mourn, And senseless rocks ; nor idly ; for they speak, In these their invocations, with a voice Obedient to the strong creative power... Southern Quarterly Review - Seite 411herausgegeben von - 1855Vollansicht
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James H. Averill - 1980 - 291 Seiten
...& streams to mourn And senseless rocks, nor idly; for, inspired By no fallacious oracle they speak Obedient to the strong creative power Of human passion. Sympathies there are More mild, yet haply of a kindred birth That steal upon the meditative mind And grow with thought. Beside...