These were the prime in order and in might; The rest were long to tell, though far renown'd, Th' IONIAN Gods, of JAVANS Issue held Gods, yet confest later then Heav'n and Earth Thir boasted Parents; TITAN Heav'ns first born With his enormous brood, and birthright seis'd By younger SATURN, he from mightier JOVE His own and RHEA'S Son like measure found; So JOVE usurping reign'd: these first in CREET And IDA known, thence on the Snowy top Of cold OLYMPUS rul'd the middle Air Thir highest Heav'n; or on the DELPHIAN Cliff, Or in DODONA, and through all the bounds Of DORIC Land; or who with SATURN old Fled over ADRIA to th' HESPERIAN Fields, And ore the CELTIC
roam'd the utmost Isles.
In his tall stalwartness Adam Bede was a Saxon, and justified his name; but the jet-black hair, made the more noticeable by its contrast with the light paper cap, and the keen glance of the dark eyes that shone from under strongly marked, prominent and mobile eyebrows, indicated a mixture of Celtic
A glance at our friend here reveals the rounded head of the Celt, which carries inside it the Celtic
enthusiasm and power of attachment.
This suburb of ours used to be a village, and because some of the people slurred the name and pronounced it Holliwell, many a minor poet indulged in fancies about a Holy Well, with spells and fairies and all the rest of it, filling the suburban drawing-rooms with the Celtic
What smouldering fire of vengeance had suddenly sprung into flame in this passionate Celtic
woman's soul when she saw the man who had wronged her--wronged her, perhaps, far more than we suspected--in her power?
I do not think this young lady is so Celtic
as I had supposed.
As for the Celtic
layer, no specimens were any longer to be found, even when sinking wells.
Formerly a temple of the Celtic
divinities, when Belle-Isle was still called Kalonese, this grotto had beheld more than one human sacrifice accomplished in its mystic depths.
Hegan had Celtic
imagination and daring, and to such degree that Daylight's cooler head was necessary as a check on his wilder visions.
He has all the Celtic
power of quick intuition, but he is deficient in the wide range of exact knowledge which is essential to the higher developments of his art.
The earliest one of these peoples which need here be mentioned belonged to the Celtic
family and was itself divided into two branches.
Angus looked round at the dim room full of dummies, and in some Celtic
corner of his Scotch soul a shudder started.