Then the child wondered no longer, but deeper grew her love for the tender-hearted Elves, who left their own happy home to cheer and comfort those who never knew what hands had clothed and fed them, what hearts
had given of their own joy, and brought such happiness to theirs.
To those believers shall he who is of my type among men not bind his heart
; in those spring-times and many-hued meadows shall he not believe, who knoweth the fickly faint-hearted human species!
When the body that lived at your single will When the whimper of welcome is stilled (how still!) When the spirit that answered your every mood Is gone wherever it goes--for good, You will discover how much you care, And will give your heart
to a dog to tear!
became hard toward her; his jealousy grew more furious.
54-58) `Queenly Demeter, bringer of seasons and giver of good gifts, what god of heaven or what mortal man has rapt away Persephone and pierced with sorrow your dear heart
? For I heard her voice, yet saw not with my eyes who it was.
With the snake-like writhings of an idea he glided into another female heart
; but this seemed to him like a large holy fane.* The white dove of innocence fluttered over the altar.
Sacred moments, when heart
talked to heart
in the silence of the night, turning affliction to a blessing, which chastened grief and strengthned love.
Two years did Elizabeth and I know the love that passeth all understanding, and day by day the chestnut upon her head was more and the gold less, till the day came that she had prophesied, and with the day a little child, whose hair had stolen all her mother's gold, as her heart
had drained away her mother's life.
"Lord God of might, God of our salvation!" began the priest in that voice, clear, not grandiloquent but mild, in which only the Slav clergy read and which acts so irresistibly on a Russian heart
But there are many other circumstances which evince that what I have alleged is the true cause of the motion of the blood: thus, in the first place, the difference that is observed between the blood which flows from the veins, and that from the arteries, can only arise from this, that being rarefied, and, as it were, distilled by passing through the heart
, it is thinner, and more vivid, and warmer immediately after leaving the heart
, in other words, when in the arteries, than it was a short time before passing into either, in other words, when it was in the veins; and if attention be given, it will be found that this difference is very marked only in the neighborhood of the heart
; and is not so evident in parts more remote from it.
I will build it out of music by moonlight, and stain it with my own heart
As Adam was a-working outside of Eden-Wall, He used the Earth, he used the Seas, he used the Air and all; And out of black disaster He arose to be the master Of Earth and Water, Air and Fire, But never reached his heart
's desire!(The Apple Tree's cut down!)