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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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Gems of the Modern Poets: With Biographical Notices

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1842 - 408 pages
...Upward she points to the golden-edged clouds, And the sailor sings gaily, aloft in the 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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The Children's Magazine and Missionary Repository, Volume 11

Children's literature - 1848
...Treading its depths in the power of her might, And turning the clouds, as they pass her, to light ! 218 Look to the waters! — asleep on their breast, Seems...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 her...
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The Children's Magazine and Missionary Repository, Volume 19

Children's literature - 1856
...the power of her might, And turning the clouds, as they pass her, to light 1 Look to the waters 1 — asleep on their breast, Seems not the ship like an island of rest ?" But favourable breezes by day, and calm moonlight rest by night, are not always to be enjoyed during...
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Readings in poetry: a selection from the best English poets, from Spenser to ...

Readings - 1843
...the visions of youth ere they part, Passing away, like a dream of the heart! Who, as the baeutiful pageant sweeps by, Music around her, and sunshine...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 Poets and Poetry of England, in the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Authors, English - 1845 - 504 pages
...Upward she points to the golden-edged clouds, And the sailor sings ir.iyly. 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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Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, Volume 1

Edinburgh (Scotland) - 1845
...turning the clouds, as they pass her, to light I Look to the waters ! — asleep on their breast, Beems not the ship like an island of rest ? Bright and alone...on the shadowy main. Like a heart-cherished home on some desolate plain 1 Who — as she smiles in the silvery light, Spreading her wings on the boaom...
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Chambers's Edinburgh Journal

1845
...turning the clouds, as they pass lier, to light ! Look to the waters ! — asleep on their bre;tbt, Seems not the ship like an island of rest ? Bright and alone on the shadowy main, Like a heart- eh erishod home on some desolate plain ! Who— as the smiles in the silvery light. Spreading...
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The Book of Gems: Wordsworth to Bayley

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1846
...pageant sweeps by, Music around her, and sunshine on high — Pauses to think, amid glitter and glow, Night on the waves ! — and the moon is on high,...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 Poets and Poetry of England: In the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Authors, English - 1846 - 504 pages
...turning the clouds, as they pass her, to light! Look to the waters ! — asleep on their breast, S'ems not the ship like an island of rest? Bright and alone on the shadowy main, Like a hcart-cherisird home on some desolate plain! Who — as she smiles in the silvery light, Spreading...
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North American First Class Reader: The Sixth Book of Tower's Series for ...

David Bates Tower - 1853 - 426 pages
...sweeps by, — Music around her, and sunshine on high, — Pauses to think, amid glitter and glow, O, there be hearts that are breaking below ! Night on...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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