John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.
Caroline Elizabeth Sarah (Sheridan) Norton. (18081877) 6603
We have been friends together In sunshine and in shade. Since first beneath the chestnut-tree In fancy we played But coldness dwells within thine heart A cloud is on thy brow. We have been friends together, Shall a light word part us now?
We have been Friends. 6604
I am listening for the voices Which I heard in days of old.
The lonely Harp. 6605
Love not! love not! ye hopeless sons of clay; Hopes gayest wreaths are made of earthly flowers Things that are made to fade and fall away, Ere they have blossomed for a few short hours.
Love not. 6606
A soldier of the Legion lay dying in Algiers; There was lack of womans nursing, there was dearth of womans tears.
Bingen on the Rhine. 6607
Too innocent for coquetry, too fond for idle scorning Oh friend, I fear the lightest heart makes sometimes heaviest mourning.
Bingen on the Rhine. 6608
Every poet hopes that after-times Shall set some value on his votive lay.
To the Duchess of Sutherland. 6609
O Twilight! Spirit that dost render birth To dim enchantments; melting heaven with earth, Leaving on craggy hills and running streams A softness like the atmosphere of dreams.
The Winters Walk.