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" Eve, Young virgins might have visions of delight, And soft adorings from their loves receive Upon the honey'd middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did aright ; As, supperless to bed they must retire, And couch supine their beauties, lily white... "
The boys' own story-book, by the best authors - Page 179
by Boys - 1852
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 253

1882 - 746 pages
...own country by those anxious to gain a elimnse of futuritv in their dreams. Thus St. Aeries' Eve was If ceremonies due they did aright ; As supperless...they must retire, And couch supine their beauties, lily-white ; Nor look behind, nor sideways, but require Of heaven, with upward eyes, for all that they...
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Stewart's Quarterly, Volume 3

1869 - 514 pages
...Sundays, the Martyrdom of King Charles, and Saint Agnes' Eve, of which Keats has sung so beautifully : " They told her how, upon St. Agnes' Eve, Young virgins...And soft adorings from their loves receive Upon the honied middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did aright : As supperloss to lied they must retire,...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - 1871 - 968 pages
...On love, and winged St. Agnes' saintly care, As she had heard old dames full many times declare. VI. honeyed middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did aright ; As, supperless to bed they must retire,...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 13; Volume 76

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1871 - 820 pages
...his wife's use, and called "The Pins." PINS. We have modern poetical authority that once, Upon Saint Agnes' Eve Young virgins might have visions of delight,...And soft adorings from their loves receive Upon the honeyed middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did aright ; one of these ceremonies being the...
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The Poetical Works of John Keats

John Keats - 1871 - 402 pages
...As she had heard old dames full many times declare. They told her how, upon St. Agnes' Eve, GYoung virgins might have visions of delight, ^ And soft adorings from their loves receive C«Upon the honey 'd middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did aright ; As, supperless to. bed...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - 1872 - 900 pages
...On love, and winged St. Agnes' saintly cure, As she had heard old dames full many times declare. VI. lovra receive Upon the honeyed middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did aright ; As, supperless...
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Zeitschrift für Kulturgeschichte, Volume 2

1873 - 794 pages
...bie Dladjt auf St. îtgneStag eine für ßtebenbe ^eilige, ge^eimnifj» unb Ber« rjängnifjBofle. They told her how upon St. Agnes Eve Young virgins...adorings from their loves receive Upon the honey'd middle in the night, If ceremonies due they did aright etc. S. 3ob.n fieatr the Eve of St. Agnes. <5tr. 6....
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The poetical works of John Keats. With mem., notes &c, Issue 799

John Keats - 1874 - 320 pages
...On love, and winged St. Agnes' saintly care, As she had heard old dames full many times declare. VI. They told her how, upon St. Agnes' Eve, Young virgins...And soft adorings from their loves receive Upon the honeyed middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did aright ; As, supperless to bed they must retire,...
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Little Classics, Volumes 13-14

Rossiter Johnson - 1875 - 240 pages
...On love, and winged St. Agnes' saintly care, As she had heard old dames full many times declare. H They told her how, upon St. Agnes' Eve, Young virgins...And soft adorings from their loves receive Upon the honeyed middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did aright ; As, supperless to bed they must retire,...
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Public Ledger Almanacs: For the Years 1870, 1871, 1872, 1873, 1874, 1875

1870 - 692 pages
...nave visions of delight. And soft auoniings from their love-, receive Upon the honeyed middle of llic night, If ceremonies due they did aright; As supperless to bed they must retire. Nor took behind, nor sideways, but require Of heaven, with upward eyes, for all that they desire."...
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