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" WHEN the lamp is shattered The light in the dust lies dead — When the cloud is scattered The rainbow's glory is shed. When the lute is broken, Sweet tones are remembered not ; When the lips have spoken, Loved accents are soon forgot. As music and splendour... "
Colossi: A Lyric Anthology. I - Page 125
edited by - 1906 - 202 pages
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Light on Life. Essays

Robert R. Rodgers - 1875 - 245 pages
...mental impressions, are like leaves that fade ; they are with us for a while and then pass away. " When the lute is broken, Sweet tones are remembered...lips have spoken, Loved accents are soon forgot." • We often grieve that this should be our experience, yet at other times our only comfort is in being...
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language

Francis Turner Palgrave - English poetry - 1875 - 332 pages
...are remember'd not ; When the lips have spoken, Loved accents are soon forgot. As music and splendour Survive not the lamp and the lute, The heart's echoes render No song when the spirit is muteNo song but sad dirges, Like the wind through a ruin'd cell, Or the mournful surges That ring the...
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The Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley: From the Original Editions...

Percy Bysshe Shelley - 1875
...worship thine. LINES. the lamp is shatter'd The light in the dust lies deadWhen the cloud is scatter'd The rainbow's glory is shed. When the lute is broken, Sweet tones are remember'd not; When the lips have spoken, Loved accents are soon forgot. As music and splendour Survive...
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A NEW LIBRARY OF POETRY AND SONG

WILLIAM CULLEN BRYANT - 1876
...light that ne'er can shine again On life's dull stream ! THOMAS MOORE, WHEN THE LAMP IS SHATTERED. WHEN the lamp is shattered, The light in the dust...the lips have spoken, Loved accents are soon forgot. 224 225 As music and splendor Survive not the lamp and the lute, The heart's echoes render No song...
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Studies in English, prose and poetry, ed. and annotated by H.C. Bowen

Herbert Courthope Bowen - 1876
...Lines. WHEN the lamp is shatter'd, The light in the dust lies dead — When the cloud is scatter"d, The rainbow's glory is shed. When the lute is broken, Sweet tones are remember'd not ; When the lips have spoken, Loved accents are soon forgot. As music and splendour Survive...
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Favorite Poems

Percy Bysshe Shelley - 1877 - 93 pages
...revealing A tone Of some world far from ours, Where music and moonlight and feeling Are one. LINES. HEN the lamp is shattered, The light in the dust lies...heart's echoes render No song when the spirit is mute, — Or the mournful surges That ring the dead seaman's knell. When hearts have once mingled, Love first...
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The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Volume 4

Percy Bysshe Shelley - English poetry - 1877
...kill me, Jane:2 And as I must on earth abide Awhile, yet tempt me not to break My chain." LINES.3 I. WHEN the lamp is shattered The light in the dust lies...the lips have spoken, Loved accents are soon forgot. 1 Misprinted Speato in the 6rst edi- in the hands of Mr. Trelawny ; but I tion of 1839. presume Mrs....
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Macleod's First text-book of elocution

Alfred Macleod - 1877
...Shelley.) WHEN the lamp is shatter'd, The light in the dust lies dead — When the cloud is scatter'd, The rainbow's glory is shed ; When the lute is broken, Sweet tones are remember'd not ; When the lips have spoken, Loved accents are soon forgot. As music and splendour Survive...
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A grammar of the English language, ed. by L. Schmitz

Charles Underwood Dasent - Language and languages - 1877 - 220 pages
...parsing, the words of a sentence should be taken as they stand, according to the following examples. " When the lamp is shattered, The light in the dust lies dead." WORD. PART OP SPEECH. GOVERNMENT. When conjunct, or adverb connective particle of time. the dem. pronoun,...
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Minor Poems

Percy Bysshe Shelley - 1878 - 396 pages
...kill me, Jane: And as I must on earth abide Awhile, yet tempt me not to break My chain." LINES. i. WHEN the lamp is shattered The light in the dust lies...the lips have spoken, Loved accents are soon forgot. II. As music and splendour Survive not the lamp and the lute, The heart's echoes render No song when...
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