The North American Review, 第 21 卷

University of Northern Iowa, 1825
Vols. 227-230, no. 2 include: Stuff and nonsense, v. 5-6, no. 8, Jan. 1929-Aug. 1930.

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第 333 頁 - fate Of men and empires,—'tis to be forgiven, That in our aspirations to be great, Our destinies o'erleap their mortal state, And claim a kindred with you ; for ye are A beauty and a mystery, and create In us such love and reverence from afar, That fortune, fame, power, life, have named themselves a star.
第 335 頁 - precipice ; The fall of waters ! rapid as the light, The flashing mass foams, shaking the abyss; The hell of waters ! where they howl and hiss, And boil in endless torture ; while the sweat Of their great agony, wrung out from this Their Phlegethon, curls round the rocks of jet, That gird the gulf around, in pitiless horror set.
第 321 頁 - polluted by his libertinism. With singular perversion of taste, he has thought it worth while to find a place for a stanza from one of his earlier productions, which has been already quoted, Though gay companions o'er the bowl, Dispel awhile the sense of ill; Though pleasure fire the maddening soul. The
第 295 頁 - convention of November 14, 1788, nor upon the indemnities mutually due or claimed, the parties will negotiate further on these subjects at a convenient time ; and until they have agreed upon these points, the said treaties and convention shall have no operation, and the relations of the two countries shall be regulated as follows.
第 336 頁 - which runs through the whole, betrays itself in the concluding line of one of them ; Look back ! Lo ! where it comes like an eternity, As if to sweep down all things in its tract, Charming the eye with dread,—a matchless cataract.
第 328 頁 - Two or three columns, and many a stone, Marble and granite, with grass o'ergrown ! Out upon Time ! it will leave no more Of the things to come than the things before ! Out upon Time ! who for ever will leave But enough of the past for the future to grieve O'er that which hath been, and o'er that which must be
第 334 頁 - up again, the dewy morn, Laughing the clouds away with playful scorn, And living as if earth contained no tomb,— And glowing into day ; we may resume The march of our existence. There are few passages in poetry more richly
第 344 頁 - yet how unenviable ! what stings Are theirs ! One breast laid open were a school, Which would unteach mankind the lust to shine or rule ; Their breath is agitation, and their life A storm whereon they ride, to sink at last, And yet so nursed and bigoted to strife, That should their days surviving perils past, Melt to calm twilight, they feel overcast
第 318 頁 - Fair Greece ! sad relic of departed worth ! Immortal, though no more ; though fallen, great! Who now shall lead thy scatter'd children forth, And long-accustom'd bondage uncreate ? Not such thy sons who whilome did await, The hopeless warriors of a willing doom, In bleak Thermopylae's sepulchral strait— Oh! who that gallant spirit shall resume, Leap from Eurotas' banks, and call thee from the tomb
第 216 頁 - The thoughts are strange that crowd into my brain, While I look upward to thee. It would seem As if GOD pour'd thee from his ' hollow hand,' And hung his bow upon thy awful front; And spoke in that loud voice, which