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" Music around her, and sunshine on high — Pauses to think, amid glitter and glow, Oh ! there be hearts that are breaking, below ! Night on the waves ! — and the moon is on high, Hung, like a gem, on the brow of the sky ; Treading its depths, in the... "
The Poetical Sketch-book: Including a Third Edition of Australia - Page 9
by Thomas Kibble Hervey - 1829 - 286 pages
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The Lyre: Fugitive Poetry of the Xixth Century

English poetry - 1830 - 360 pages
...! she looks up to the golden-edged clouds, And the sailor sings gaily aloft in the shrouds : Onward she glides, amid ripple and spray, Over the waters,...rest ? Bright and alone on the shadowy main, Like a heart-cherish 'd home on some desolate plain ! Who — as she smiles in the silvery light, Spreading...
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The Magazine of the beau monde; or, Monthly journal of fashion ..., Volume 8

1838
...brow of the sky, Treading its depths in the power of her might. And turning the clouds, as they pass, to light ; Look to the waters ! — asleep on their...breast, Seems not the ship like an island of rest 1 Bright and alone on the shadowy main, Tjkeja heart-cherished home on some desolate plain ' Who—...
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The Spirit of the English Magazines

American periodicals - 1825
...light ! Look to the waters ! — asleep on their breast, • i Seems not the ship like an island ot rest ? Bright and alone on the shadowy main, Like a heart-cherished home on some desolate plain-! Who — as she smiles in the silvery light, Spreading her wings on the bosom...
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The First-class Reader: A Selection for Exercises in Reading : from Standard ...

Benjamin Dudley Emerson - Readers - 1833 - 276 pages
...power of her might, And turning the clouds, as they pass her, to light.' Look to the waters!—asleep on their breast, Seems not the ship like an island of rest? Bright and alone on the shadowy main, l_Ake a heart-cherished home on some desolate plain! Who—as she smiles in the silvery light, Spreading...
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The Republic of Letters: A Selection, in Poetry and Prose, from ..., Volume 1

A. Whitelaw - Literature - 1835
...gem, on the brow of the sky, Treading its depths in the power of her might, And turning the clouds, aa they pass her, to light ! Look to the waters ! —...on the shadowy main, Like a heart-cherished home on some desolate plain : Who— as she smiles in the silvery light, Spreading her wings on the bosom of...
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The harp of the wilderness; or, Flowers of modern fugitive poetry

Harp - 1836
...! she looks up to the golden-edged clouds, And the sailor sings gaily aloft in the shrouds : Onward she glides, amid ripple and spray, Over the waters,...rest ? Bright and alone on the shadowy main, Like a heart-cherish'd home on some desolate plain ! Who — as she smiles in the silvery light, Spreading...
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Fifth Book of Lessons for the Use of Schools

Readers (Elementary) - 1836 - 406 pages
...glitter and glow, Oh ! there be hearts that are breaking below ! Night on the waves ! and the morn is on high. Hung like a gem on the brow of the sky,...on the shadowy main, Like a heart-cherished home on some desolate plain, Who, as she smiles in the silvery light, Spreading her wings on the bosom of night,...
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The Book of Gems: Wordsworth to Bayly

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1838
...its heat, Has left on the cheek of all nature a tear, — Then, hearts that are broten should meet ! THE CONVICT SHIP. MORN on the waters ! — and, purple...on the shadowy main, Like a heart-cherished home on some desolate plain ! Who — as she smiles in the silvery light, Spreading her wings on the bosom...
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The poetic reciter; or, Beauties of the British poets: adapted for reading ...

Henry Marlen - 1838
...she looks up to the golden -edged clouds, And the sailor sings gaily aloft in her shrouds : Onward she glides, amid ripple and spray, Over the waters,...on the shadowy main, Like a heart-cherished home on some desolate plain ! Who — as she smiles in the silvery light, Spreading her wings on the bosom...
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Selections from modern authors, for the use of schools, by mrs. Gething

Gething - 1838 - 80 pages
...! she looks up to the golden-edged clouds, And the sailor sings gaily aloft in the shrouds : Onward she glides, amid ripple and spray, Over the waters,...rest ? Bright and alone on the shadowy main, Like a heart-cherish'd home on some desolate plain ! Who — as she smiles in the silvery light, Spreading...
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