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" Lochiel, beware of the day ! For, dark and despairing, my sight I may seal, But man cannot cover what God would reveal : 'Tis the sunset of life gives me mystical lore, And coming events cast their shadows before. "
The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell: Including Poland &c - Page 160
by Thomas Campbell - 1841 - 309 pages
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The Whigs of Scotland: Or, The Last of the Stuarts. An Historical ..., Volume 1

William Craig Brownlee - 1833 - 242 pages
...horses.— CHAPTER IX. For dark and despairing my sight I may seal: Lochiel, Lochiel, beware of the day ! But man cannot cover, what God would reveal. 'Tis the sunset of life e;ives me mystical lore, And coming events cast their shadows before !—CAMPBEII>. " Search us, and...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals,

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1833 - 354 pages
...story. From evil keep you the high King of glory ! VOL. xi. s THE PROPHECY OF DANTE. ' Tis the (unset of life gives me mystical lore, And coming events cast their shadows before." CAMPRELL. s 2 ['This poem which Lord Byron, in sending it to Mr. Murray, called " the best thing he...
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An Essay on Elocution: Designed for the Use of Schools and Private Learners

Samuel Kirkham - 1834 - 360 pages
...Clanronald the dauntless', and Moray the proud'; All plaided and plumed in their tartan array'—— WIZARD. —Lochiel', Lochiel', beware of the day'! For', dark and despairing', my sight I may seal', Yet man cannot cover what God would reveal': Tis the sunset of life gives me mystical lore', And coming...
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The Southern literary messenger, Volume 14

1848 - 780 pages
...cause if his prophetic skill, for when the red field of Culuden rushes upon his vision he exclaims " 'Tis the sunset of life gives me mystical lore, And coming events cast their shadows before." But I am. forgetting the passage with which I started out. In Blackwood's Magazine for Novem>er 1819,...
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Lectures on the Morbid Anatomy, Nature, and Treatment, of Acute and Chronic ...

John Armstrong - 1834 - 1040 pages
...of foretelling events ; a power equal to that which our poet gives to the wizard, who exclaims — " "Tis the sunset of life gives me mystical lore, '• And coming events cast their shadows before." It is allowable in a poet to speak of " mystical lore," but it will Hot do in physic. We have enough...
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The Southern literary messenger, Volume 11

1845 - 778 pages
...cam' his steed — but name never cam' he !" The second passage to which we allude is as follows : 1 Lochiel ! Lochiel ! Beware of the day ! For, dark and despairing, my sight 1 may seal, But man cannot cover what God would reveal ! 'Tis the sunset of life gives me mystical...
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Progressive Exercises in Rhetorical Reading: Particularly Designed to ...

Richard Green Parker - 1835 - 158 pages
...shine,) Why, by the verities made good, May they not be my oracles as well, And set me up in hope. 758. Lochiel, Lochiel, beware of the day, For dark and despairing, my sight 1 may seal, But man cannot cover what God would reveal. 'Tis the sunset of life gives me mystical lore,...
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THE BRITSISH & FOREIGN MEDICAL REVIEW

JOHN FORBES M.D. F.R.S. - 1836 - 650 pages
...of foretelling events; a power equal to that which our poet gives to the wizard, who exclaims— ' Tis the sunset of life gives me mystical lore. And coming events cast their shadows before:'— it is allowable in a poet to speak of ' mystical lore,' but it will not do in physic. We have enough...
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The Works of George Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His ..., Volume 11

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1836 - 354 pages
...in the ensuing story. From evil keep you the high King of glory! VOL. xi. s PROPHECY OF DANTE. * 'Us the sunset of life gives me mystical lore, And coming events cast their shadows before." CAMPBELL. THE TThis poem, which Lord Byron, in sending it to Mr. Murray, called " the best thing he...
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The Elements of English Composition

David Irving - 1836 - 432 pages
...metaphor have been pointed out: we shall now turn to the contemplation of examples of a different kind. 'Tis the sunset of life gives me mystical lore, And coming events cast their shadows before.—Campbell. O ! when the growling winds contend, and all The sounding forest fluctuates in...
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