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" The lights begin to twinkle from the rocks: . The long day wanes : the slow moon climbs : the deep Moans round with many voices. Come, my friends, Tis not too late to seek a newer world. "
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by George William Lyttelton Baron Lyttelton, William Ewart Gladstone - 1863 - 205 pages
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The Invention of Evening: Perception and Time in Romantic Poetry

Christopher R. Miller - 2006 - 12 pages
...departure, in a string of atmospheric declaratives reminiscent of the end of "Lycidas": "The lights begin to twinkle from the rocks: / The long day wanes; the...moon climbs: the deep / Moans round with many voices" (54—6). Both Mariana and the LotosEaters are obsessed with their immediate surroundings, but Ulysses...
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Past and Present

Thomas Carlyle - 2005 - 978 pages
...will wash us down" (62); "towards which we are to steer incessantly for life" recalls the lines "To sail beyond the sunset, and the baths /Of all the western stars, until I die" (60-61); and "Happy Isles" refers to the line "It may be we shall touch the Happy Isles" (63). The...
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With Gladness and Singleness of Heart: My Life with My Lord

R. Logan Carson - 2006 - 223 pages
...Ulysses trying to rally his sailors in the becalmed sea. He looked at their morose countenances and said: "Come, my friends! Tis not too late to seek a newer world! Push off. . ." I stopped! I could not remember what came next! I stood there, bewildered, not stammering, not...
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Titans of Chaos

John C. Wright - 2007 - 332 pages
...You know, to boldly go where no man has gone before. " And he threw out his chest, and said, . . . Come, my friends. 'Tis not too late to seek a newer...and the baths Of all the western stars, until I die. We all clapped for him, and I clapped loudest of all. (Gee. Sometimes I could almost like Colin, you...
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Poets, Prophets, Healers - An Integrated Approach to Literature

D. L. McIntyre - 2007 - 115 pages
...said Emerson (59). The poets are here to help us receive the messages. 32 CHAPTER 2 THE INWARD JOURNEY ...Come, my friends, 'Tis not too late to seek a newer...holds To sail beyond the sunset, and the baths Of all the western starts, until I die... —Alfred Tennyson, "Ulysses" My physical body is the central...
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Dust: A Novel

Elizabeth Bear - 2007 - 370 pages
...child," he said, all sorrow. "Who do you think your forebears were?" 22 inward and down The lights begin to twinkle from the rocks: The long day wanes: the...voices. Come, my friends, Tis not too late to seek a newer world. — ALFRED, LORD TENNYSON, "U lysses" And a voice spoke out of the tall grass, and bade...
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Blank Verse: A Guide to Its History and Use

Robert Burns Shaw - 2007 - 321 pages
...join him for a last, fatal voyage: The lights begin to twinkle from the rocks: | x / / / x / / / x / The long day wanes: | the slow moon climbs: | the...voices. Come, my friends, 'Tis not too late to seek a newer world. (54-57) If we think of the way Keats used spondees in Hyperion, we might expect them to...
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White Heat: The Extreme Skiing Life

Wayne Johnson - 2007 - 352 pages
...and get glassy- eyed. You who have memorized without trying a few lines: Come, my friends Ti's not too late to seek a newer world. Push off, and sitting...order smite The sounding furrows; for my purpose holds WAYNE JOHNSON And with that thought, you drop your skis into your "coffin," the Thule hardshell container...
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On the Shores of the Great Sea, Book I of the Story of the World

M. B. Synge - 2013 - 213 pages
...has become one of the best known scenes, of the world's great history. 18. ADVBNTUEBS OF ULYSSES. " Come, my friends, 'Tis not too late to seek a newer...world. Push off, and sitting well in order, smite The sonnding furrows," — TENNYSON. WHEN the great city of Troy was taken, all the chiefs who had fought...
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My Trust Fund Husband

Luciana Contin - 2007 - 485 pages
...family! I felt happy when I boarded the train bound for Trieste. Finally, I was going home! 26 Spain To sail beyond the sunset, and the baths Of all the western stars, until I die, — Alfred Lord Tennyson, Ulysses The following summer, on my way to Trieste, I flew to Madrid. While...
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