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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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Charles Dayrell: A Modern Bacchanal

Henry Solly - 1883 - 459 pages
...Will] you read the poem ?' Dayrell handed him the volume, pointing to the ' Lines ' beginning, ' " When the lamp is shattered, The light in the dust...the lips have spoken Loved accents are soon forgot." ' When he had finished reading the poem through, and found Charlie still silent, he looked round and...
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English Lyrics

English Lyrics - English poetry - 1883 - 296 pages
...sphere of our sorrow ? CLXXIV. LINES. WHEN the lamp is shattered The light in the dust lies deadWhen the cloud is scattered The rainbow's glory is shed....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 mute...
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The English poets, selections, ed. by T.H. Ward. Wordsworth to Dobell ...

Thomas Humphry Ward - 1883
...bitter prophecy! The world is weary of the past, — Oh might it die or rest at last ! (1822.) LINES. When the lamp is shattered The light in the dust lies...rainbow's glory is shed ; When the lute is broken, Sweet notes are remembered not ; When the lips have spoken, Loved accents are soon forgot. II. As music and...
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Wordsworth to Dobell

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1883
...bitter prophecy! The world is weary of the past, — Oh might it die or rest at last ! (1822.) LINES. When the lamp is shattered The light in the dust lies...rainbow's glory is shed ; When the lute is broken, Sweet notes are remembered not ; When the lips have spoken, Loved accents are soon forgot. II. As music and...
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English Lyrics

English Lyrics - English poetry - 1883 - 296 pages
...sphere of our sorrow ? CLXXIV. LINES. WHEN the lamp is shattered The light in the dust lies dead\Vhen the cloud is scattered The rainbow's glory is shed....the lute is broken, Sweet tones are remembered not ; \\TIen the lips have spoken, Loved accents are soon forgot. As music and splendour Survive not the...
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Wordsworth to Dobell

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1884
...bitter prophecy! The world is weary of the past, — Oh might it die or rest at last! (1822.) LINES. When the lamp is shattered The light in the dust lies...rainbow's glory is shed ; When the lute is broken, Sweet notes are remembered not ; When the lips have spoken, Loved accents are soon forgot. II. As music and...
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Hocus Pocus

Jack Popplewell - Drama - 1963 - 83 pages
...not for you. BELLA. (Moving u. R. c., doubtfully.) Oh, I'll be all right. (She quotes mournfully.) "When the lamp is shattered The light in the dust...the cloud is scattered The rainbow's glory is shed." (She hesitates and gazes solemnly at Harry.) Percy Bysshe Shelley. (Simon enters R. Harry rises and...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Reference - 1992 - 1132 pages
...different birth, (1. 7 — 10) ChER. CH: FaBoCh; OBEY; OxBSP; TrGrPo When the Lamp Is Shattered 89 very sport could please. How often have I loitered...SeCePo; TEP; TrGrPo 2 Sweet smiling village, love (1. 1-8) WILLIAM SHENSTONE (1714-1763) Written at an Inn at Henley 1 To thee, fair Freedom! I retire...
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The Selected Poetry & Prose of Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley - Fiction - 1994 - 692 pages
...it a space of watery blue, Which the keen evening star is shining through. POEMS FROM 1822 Lines \ When the lamp is shattered The light in the dust lies...the lips have spoken, Loved accents are soon forgot. 2 As music and splendour Survive not the lamp and the lute, 10 The heart's echoes render No song when...
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The Wordsworth Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - Reference - 1998 - 669 pages
...Love Peacock) His fine wit Makes such a wound, the knife is lost in it. 10688 'Lines: When the lamp' placed. JONG Erica 19425228 Everyone has a talent....absolutely pure. It is free of ulterior motives. Ther 10689 'Lines written amongst the Euganean Hills'(Venice) Sun-girt city, thou hast been Ocean's child,...
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