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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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The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions by ..., Volume 4

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1917
...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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The Fields of the Fatherless

Jean Roy - Domestics - 1918 - 307 pages
...day we had had since the last Fair. CHAPTER VIII THE STIGMA Yet 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 T. HOOD. As I grew up, I seemed to be watched more closely. I'm...
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Poetry of the Supernatural

New York Public Library - 1919 - 11 pages
...ne'er so foul be the weather. Hood, Thomas. The Haunted House. 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 I" Houghton, George. The Handsel Ring. (In Stedman's American Anthology.)...
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A Woman Named Smith

Marie Conway Oemler - 1919 - 373 pages
...was dank and weedy and splotched with mildew and with mold. 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! When we opened the great front door, above which was the fan-light...
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Complete Poetical Works

Thomas Hood - 1920 - 773 pages
...foot upon that threshold fell, To enter or to issue. 140 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 ! Howbeit, the door I pushed — or so> I dream 'd — Which slowly,...
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The Turning Point

Louis Tracy - 1923 - 362 pages
...House.' You get the precise stage effect in the lines : — 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. It is singularly consoling to find your worst suspicions confirmed...
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Light Beyond: The Wonderworld of Parapsychology

Stanton Arthur Coblentz - Body, Mind & Spirit - 1982 - 206 pages
...Prince, Noted Witnesses, pp. 148^*9. IO The Ghost in the House 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! These lines, from Thomas Hood's long poem "The Haunted House," utter...
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Seeking the Centre: The Australian Desert in Literature, Art and Film

Roslynn D. Haynes, Roslynn Doris Haynes, Roslynn D.. Haynes - Biography & Autobiography - 1998 - 347 pages
...pardy from the physical peculiarities of the region itself. 'On all there hung a shadow and a fear, A sense of mystery, the spirit daunted, And said, as plain as whisper in the ear, This region's haunted.'"" Giles records that he was only too glad to leave the place to...
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Walks in Mysterious North Lakeland

Graham K. Dugdale - Lake District (England) - 1998 - 160 pages
...Wyatt - Retired Chief Ranger of the Lake District Prologue 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. Thomas Hood, The Haunted House Once more, readers are invited to...
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Cavaliers of the Brush: Quantrill and His Men

Michael E. Banasik - Guerrillas - 2003 - 242 pages
...own form magnified into marvelous and fearful proportions. "O'er all these 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." And thus they invested the guerrillas on the Blue Hills with supernatural...
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