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action admitted amongst amount animals apoplexy appear attention believe Bethlem Bethlem Hospital blood body brain Burnett cause cerebellum cerebral cerebral hemispheres cerebrum character cholera condition cranium criminal cure death delusion disease dream dura mater effect entity epilepsy establishment evidence excited existence fact faculties feelings female frequently ganglia Gregory Page Hospital human ideas idiots immaterial impressions individual influence inmates insanity instance instinct institution intellectual labour lucid interval lunacy lunatic asylums male manifested matter ment mental mind mode monomania moral morbid nature nerves nervous system neurine never number of patients objects observed organs persons phenomena philosophy physician pia mater present principle prisoner psychical reason reference remarks Report resident result sensation sense sentiments Sir G. P. Turner Sir Gregory sleep spinal cord spirit substance suicide supposed symptoms thought tion Total treatment ventricles whilst witness woman women
第 494 頁 - cover! A savage place! as holy and enchanted As e'er beneath a waning moon was haunted By woman wailing for her demon-lover! As if this earth in fast thick pants were breathing, A mighty fountain momently was forced; Amid whose swift half-intermitted bursts, Huge fragments vaulted like rebounding hail, Or chaffy grain beneath the
第 490 頁 - to drown! What dreadful noise of water in mine ears ! What sights of ugly death within mine eyes! Methought I saw a thousand fearful wrecks, A thousand men that fishes gnawed upon; Wedges of gold, great anchors, heaps of pearl, Inestimable stones, unvalued jewels, All scattered in the bottom of the sea.
第 494 頁 - Five miles meandering with a mazy motion, Through wood and dale the sacred river ran; Then reached the caverns measureless to man, And sunk in tumult to a lifeless ocean; And 'mid this tumult Kubla heard, from far, Ancestral voices prophesying war.
第 29 頁 - So spake our general mother, and with eyes Of conjugal attraction, unreproved. And meek surrender, half embracing, leaned On our first father ; half her swelling breast Naked met his under the flowing gold Of her loose tresses hid : he in delight, Both of her beauty and submissive charms, Smiled with superior love, and
第 497 頁 - Lo the poor Indian ! whose untutored mind Sees God in clouds, or hears him in the wind; His soul proud science never taught to stray Far as the solar track or milky way; Yet
第 494 頁 - So twice five miles of fertile ground With walls and towers were girdled round; 'And here were gardens bright with sinuous rills, Where blossom'd many an incense-bearing tree ; And here were forests, ancient as the hills,
第 491 頁 - What scourge for perjury Can this dark monarchy afford false Clarence?' And so he vanished. Then came wandering by A shadow like an angel, with bright hair, Dabbled in blood; and he shrieked out aloud—
第 493 頁 - infinity. This, however, did not disturb me so much as the vast expansion of time. I sometimes seemed to have lived for seventy or one hundred years in one night; nay, sometimes had feelings representative of a millennium passed in that time; or, however, of a duration far beyond the limits of any human experience.
第 491 頁 - trembling, waked; and, for a season after, Could not believe but that I was in hell; Such terrible impression made my dream." This whole description is true to nature, even to the last line. The impressions of a vivid dream often dwell in the mind for some time after waking, and leave the individual in doubt whether they are phantoms or realities. This
第 11 頁 - Gentlemen, THE EXHIBITION OF 1851 is to give us a true test and a living picture of the point of development at which the whole of mankind has arrived in this great task, and a new starting-point from which all nations will be able to direct their further exertions