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" O'er all there hung a shadow and a fear ; A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And said, as plain as whisper in the ear, The place is Haunted! "
A Complete Manual of English Literature - Page 438
by Thomas Budd Shaw - 1867 - 540 pages
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A bunch of shamrocks

Elizabeth Owens Blackburne Casey - 1879
...death-like stillness which pervades this old, deserted mansion. " Over all there hung a cloud of fear, A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And said, as plain as whisper to the ear, ' The house is haunted.' " Twenty-five years ago this house was tenanted by Miss Steele, an eccentric old...
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A Bunch of Shamrocks: Being a Collection of Irish Tales and Sketches

E. Owens Blackburne - 1879 - 308 pages
...death-like stillness which pervades this old, deserted mansion. " Over all there hung a cloud of fear, A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And said, as plain as whisper to the ear, ' The house is haunted.' " Twenty-five years ago this house was tenanted by Miss Steele, an eccentric old...
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Some of Life's Lessons

Mary Jefferis - 1879
...ragged roof the sky shone, barred With naked beam and rafter. O'er all there hung a shadow and a fear ; A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And said as plain as whisper in the ear, " The place is haunted." Hood. Now that the bustle of removing was over, and the two girls...
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The English Poets: Wordsworth to Dobell

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1880
...roof the sky shone, barr'd \Vith naked beam and rafter. ' O'er all there hung a shadow and a fear ; A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And said, as plain as whisper in the ear, The place is Haunted!' The latter verse recurs throughout the poem with singular effect....
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Wordsworth to Dobell

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1880
...roof the sky shone, barr'd With naked beam and rafter. ' O'er all there hung a shadow and a fear ; A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And said, as plain as whisper in the ear, The place is Haunted!' The latter verse recurs throughout the poem with singular effect....
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Once a Week

Eneas Sweetland Dallas - 1871
...Haunted House" is filled with an atmosphere of horror — ' ' For over all there hung a cloud of fear — A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And said, as plain as whisper in the ear, The place is haunted." The walls, the staircases, the floors, the windows, all seem shuddering...
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The handbook of specimens of English literature, selected by J. Angus

Joseph Angus - 1880
...frogs, begot of slime, Sprawled in the sacred bason. . . . For over all there hung a cloud of fear, A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And said, as plain as whisper in the ear, The place is Haunted ! Out of maty-far tfcauoi. OclcL Gold! Gold! Gold! Gold! Hard to get,...
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A Festival of Art, Poetry and Song: Selections from the Greatest Poets of ...

Frederick Saunders - American poetry - 1880 - 392 pages
...and up its slender thread Ran with a nimble terror. * * * O'er all there hung the shadow of a fear, A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And said, as plain as whisper in the ear, " The place is haunted !" • * * * Prophetic hints that filled the soul with dread, But...
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The Fireside Encyclopaedia of Poetry: Comprising the Best Poems of the Most ...

Henry Troth Coates - American poetry - 1881 - 1002 pages
...hand or foot within the precinct came To rectify or ravage. For over all there hung a cloud of fear, how to woo thee ! For thy dear sake, пае care I'll take, Tho' ne' in the ear, The place is haunted ! PART II. Oh, very gloomy is the house of Woe. Where tears are falling...
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In the Ardennes

Katharine Sarah Macquoid - Ardennes - 1881 - 351 pages
...its warm colour. r CHAPTER VII. THE CHATEAU OF VEVE-CELLES. For over all there hung a cloud of fear; A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And said, as plain as whisper in the ear, The place is haunted 1 HOOD. A FEW miles from Dinant-sur-Meuse is the Chateau of Ve've-Celles,...
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