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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 Everyday Book ; Or, a Guide to the Year: Describing the Popular ...

William Hone - 1888 - 876 pages
...i-cold ; The hare limp'd trembling through the frozen (Era«, And silent was the flock in woolly fold . They told her how, upon St. Agnes' Eve, Young virgins might have visions of delight And softadorings fiom their loves receive Upon the honey 'd middle of the night, If ceremonies due they...
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Longer English Poems: With Notes Philological and Explanatory and an ...

John Wesley Hales - 1889 - 442 pages
...she had heard old dames fnll many times declare. 45 TL They told her how, npon St. Agnes' Eve, Yonng virgins might have visions of delight, And soft adorings...Upon the honey'd middle of the night, If ceremonies dne they did aright ; 50 As, snpperless to bed they mnst retire, And conch snpine their beanties, lily...
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Songs of Three Centuries

John Greenleaf Whittier - 1890 - 458 pages
...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; As, supperless to bed they must re' tire, And couch supine their beauties, lily white ; Nor look behind, nor sideways, but require...
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The Poetical Works of John Keats Given from His Own Editions and ..., Volume 2

John Keats - 1891 - 236 pages
...On love, and wing'd 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...they must retire, And couch supine their beauties, lilly white ; Nor look behind, nor sideways, but require Of Heaven with upward eyes for all that they...
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Three Hundred and Sixty-six Dinners

Mary E. Nicol - 1892 - 208 pages
...and baked. Foies gras, & la gel€e. Lettuce salad. Blanc mange, with cream. Januarg 20 They told her upon St. Agnes eve young virgins might have visions...delight and soft adorings from their loves receive. Keats. Clear beef soup. Broiled halibut, sauce piquante. Roast yearling lamb. Peas, stewed potatoes....
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From Milton to Tennyson: Masterpieces of English Poetry

Louis Du Pont Syle - 1894 - 488 pages
...On love, and wing'd St. Agnes' saintly care, As she had heard old dames full many times declare. 45 They told her how, upon St. Agnes' Eve, Young virgins...middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did aright ; 50 As, supperless to bed they must retire, And couch supine their beauties, lily white, Nor look...
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The Poetical Works of John Keats Given from His Own Editions and Other ...

John Keats - 1895 - 706 pages
...On love, and wing'd 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...loves receive Upon the honey'd middle of the night, • i . If ceremonies due they did aright ; As, supperless to bed they must retire, And couch supine...
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The Complete Compendium of Universal Knowledge: Containing All You Want to ...

William Ralston Balch - 1895 - 836 pages
...maidens who, after using certain charms, desire to be favored with dreams of their future husbands : "They told her how upon St. Agnes' eve, Young virgins might have visions of delight, And soft adornings from their loves receive Upon the honeyed middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did...
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The Complete Compendium of Universal Knowledge: Containing All You Want to ...

William Ralston Balch - 1895 - 830 pages
...virgins might have visions of delight, And soft adornings from their loves receive Upon the honeyed middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did aright; As supperless to bed they must retire, Nor look behind, nor sideways, but require Of heaven, with upward eyest for all that they desire/*...
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Poems

John Keats - 1896 - 348 pages
...love, and winged St. Agnes' saintly care, As she had heard old dames full many times declare. 45 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, V If ceremonies due they did aright ; 5° As, supperless to bed they must...
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