I neglected my clients and my own business to give myself to the contemplation of the mysteries which I had once beheld, yet
which I could impart to no one, and found daily more difficult to reproduce even before my own mental vision.
I am nonetheless astonished that Thedor Thedorovitch should neglect what is being said about him, and take no steps to defend himself.
(blue, yellow, red, white, and black), yet
in combination they produce more hues than can ever been seen.
To be sure, he now resteth, but he hath not yet
taken rest in the sunshine.
"My reign is not yet
over"--these words were legible in one of these inscriptions-- "you live, and my power is complete.
Umslopogaas greeted Zinita kindly; and yet
I thought that there was something lacking.
, even after the enrolment, there was much to be done ere the party could proceed upon its way.
Already you're an hour behind: Yet
Generosity is best.
I am not speaking of the hungry, restless folk who, by scores nay, even by hundreds--could be seen crowded around the gaming-tables.
The Albino is as well made as other men --has no substantive deformity --and yet
this mere aspect of all-pervading whiteness makes him more strangely hideous than the ugliest abortion.
Succeeding years, too wild for song, Then rolled like tropic storms along, Where, through the garish lights that fly Dying along the troubled sky, Lay bare, through vistas thunder-riven, The blackness of the general Heaven, That very blackness yet
doth Ring Light on the lightning's silver wing.
Of Mans First Disobedience, and the Fruit Of that Forbidden Tree, whose mortal tast Brought Death into the World, and all our woe, With loss of EDEN, till one greater Man Restore us, and regain the blissful Seat, Sing Heav'nly Muse, that on the secret top Of OREB, or of SINAI, didst inspire That Shepherd, who first taught the chosen Seed, In the Beginning how the Heav'ns and Earth Rose out of CHAOS: Or if SION Hill Delight thee more, and SILOA'S Brook that flow'd Fast by the Oracle of God; I thence Invoke thy aid to my adventrous Song, That with no middle flight intends to soar Above th' AONIAN Mount, while it pursues Things unattempted yet
in Prose or Rhime.