See what a grace was seated on this brow ; Hyperion's curls, the front of Jove himself, An eye like Mars, to threaten and command; A station like the herald Mercury New-lighted on a heaven-kissing hill ; A combination and a form indeed, Where every god... Dictionary of Quotations (English) - Seite 217von Philip Hugh Dalbiac - 1908 - 510 SeitenVollansicht
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...dim, But sweeter than the lids of Juno's eyes Or Cytherea's breath. Or of Hamlet's godlike father:11 See, what a grace was seated on this brow; Hyperion's...herald Mercury New lighted on a heaven-kissing hill. Or of the idyllic love-duet:12 In such a night Stood Dido with a willow in her hand Upon the wild sea-banks,...