Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 82

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W. Blackwood, 1857 - Scotland

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Page 549 - Stand like Druids of eld, with voices sad and prophetic, Stand like harpers hoar, with beards that rest on their bosoms. Loud from its rocky caverns, the deep-voiced neighboring ocean Speaks, and in accents disconsolate answers the wail of the forest.
Page 91 - Cold in the earth - and fifteen wild Decembers From those brown hills have melted into spring Faithful indeed is the spirit that remembers After such years of change and suffering!
Page 322 - These are the generations of the heavens and of the earth when they were created in the day that the LORD God made the earth and the heavens...
Page 102 - He saith among the trumpets, Ha, ha! And he smelleth the battle afar off, The thunder of the captains, and the shouting.
Page 325 - And God said, Let the earth bring forth the living creature after his kind, cattle, and creeping thing, and beast of the earth after his kind: and it was so.
Page 519 - There is more joy in heaven over one sinner that repenteth, than over ninety and nine just persons who need no repentance.
Page 322 - Who sees with equal eye, as God of all, A hero perish, or a sparrow fall, H|l ft" Atoms or systems into ruin hurl'd, And now a bubble burst, and now a world.
Page 92 - So she sat down and read some of the reviews to her father ; and then, giving him the copy of Jane Eyre that she intended for him, she left him to read it. When he came in to tea, he said, " Girls, do you know Charlotte has been writing a book, and it is much better than likely?
Page 447 - Stagnum Aporicum" is Lochaber; so here we have a pauper from the neighbourhood of Lochaber — a designation which I take to be familiarly known at "the Board of Supervision for the Relief of the Poor in Scotland.
Page 326 - The tawny lion, pawing to get free His hinder parts, then springs as broke from bonds, And rampant shakes his brinded mane...

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