When twilight dews are falling soft Upon the rosy sea, love, I watch the star whose beam so oft Has lighted me to thee, love.
Charles Lamb (1775 - 1834)
Source: When Twilight Dews.
Contributed by: Zaady
She unbent her mind afterwards---over a book.
It is good to love the unknown.
Source: Valentine's Day.
Gone before To that unknown and silent shore.
Source: Hester. Stanza 7.
He might have proved a useful adjunct, if not an ornament to society.
Source: Captain Starkey.
There is not in the wide world a valley so sweet As that vale in whose bosom the bright waters meet.
Source: The Meeting of the Waters.
Whose wit in the combat, as gentle as bright, Ne'er carried a heart-stain away on its blade.
Source: On the Death of Sheridan.
My only books Were woman's looks,- And folly 's all they 've taught me.
Source: The Time I 've lost in wooing.
To sigh, yet feel no pain; To weep, yet scarce know why; To sport an hour with Beauty's chain, Then throw it idly by.
Source: The Blue Stocking.
By myself walking, To myself talking.
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