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Eye.- An unforgiving EYE, and a damned disinheriting countenance.
SHERIDAN, School for Scandal
WORDSWORTH, A Poets Epitaph.
TENNYSON, In Memoriam.
Face. He had a FACE like a benediction.
CERVANTES, Don Quixote.
Sir JOHN SUCKLING, Brennoralt.
There's no art
SHAKESPERE, Macbeth. FACEs are as legible as books, only with these circumstances to recommend them to our perusal, that they are read in much less time, and are much less likely to deceive us. —LAVATER.
Sea of upturned races.—Sir W. Scott, Rob Roy. DANIEL
WEBSTER, Speech, Sept. 1842.
But FACTS are chiels that winna ding,
SHERIDAN, Speech in Reply to Mr. Dundas.
We fail !
GOLDSMITH, Deserted Village.
Orpheus and Eurydice. BURNS, To Dr. Bla zklock. COLMAN,
Faith.—His FAITH, perhaps, in some nice tenets might
COWLEY, On Crashaw.
At last he beat his music out.
Thore lives more faith in honest doubt,
TENNYSON, In Memoriam.
WORDSWORTH, Sonnets. Faithful.--So spake the seraph Abdiel, FAITHFUL found
Among the faithless, faithful only he.—MILTON, Paradise Lost. Fallen.-FALLEN, fallen, fallen, fallen,
Fallen from his high estate,
And weltering in his blood ;
With not a friend to close his eyes.--DRYDEN, Alexander's Feast. False.—But all was FALSE and hollow; though his tongue
Dropped manna, and could make the worse appear
FALSE as dicers' oaths.-SIIAKESPERE, Hamlet,
Ibid., Merchant of Venica,
Touch of celestial temper.-MILTON, Paradise Lost.
(That last infirmity of noble mind)
Fame.-Above all Greek, above all Roman FAME.POPE's Horace.
I bid., Dunciad.
BEATTIE, The Minstrel.
BYRON, Death of Sheridan,
CHURCIIILL, The Author
Pope, Windsor Forest.
COLLEY CIBBER, Richard III.
BYRON, Don Juan.
POPE, Windsor Forest.
And make the age to come my own !-COWLEY, The Motto.
SHAKESPERE, King John.
DEFOE, True-Born Englishman
Famous.-I awoke one morning and found myself FAMOUS.
BYRON, Memorials by Moore.
Scatters from her pictured urn,
GRAY, Progress of Poesy.
SHAKESPERE, As You Like It.
Still for ever, fare thee well.—Byron, Fare thee well.
FAREWELL, a long farewell, to all my greatness !
SHAKESPERE, Henry VIII.
BYRON, Childe Harold.
Ibid., The Corsair.
MILTON, Paradise Lost.
For other's weal availed on high,
Byron, Farewell ! if ever.
0, now, for ever,
Farewell.–The bitter word which closed all earthly friendships, and finished every feast of love,-FAREWELL.
POLLOK, The Course of Time. Fasten.-FASTEN him as a nail in a sure place. —Isaiah, xxii. 23. Fat.Who drives FAT oxen should himself be fat.
BOSWELL, Johnson. Fata Morgana.— The name of a potent fairy, celebrated in the taleg
of chivalry, and in the romantic poems of Italy. She was a pupil of the enchanter Merlin, and the sister of Arthur, to whom she discovered the intrigue of Queen Guinevere with Lancelot of the Lake. In the “Orlando Inamorato" of Bojardo, she appears at first as a personification of Fortune, inhabiting a splendid residence at the bottom of a lake, and dispensing all the treasures of the earth; but she is afterwards found in her proper station, subject, with the other fairies and the witches, to the all-potent
Demogorgon. At the present day, the appellation of Fata MORGANA is given to a strange meteoric phenomenon, nearly allied to the mirage, witnessed, in certain states of the tide and weather, in the Straits of Messina, between Calabria and Sicily, and occasionally, though rarely, on other coasts. It consists in the appearance, in the air over the surface of the sea, of multiplied inverted images of objects on the surrounding coasts, -groves, hills, and towers, -all represented as in a moving picture. The spectacle is popularly supposed to be produced by the fairy whose name is given to it. Fate.--A few seem favourites of FATE,
In pleasure's lap carest;
Are likewise truly blest.—BURNS, Man was Made to Mourn.
Ask me no more.
TENNYSON, The Princess.
POPE, Essay on Man.
COLLEY CIBBER, Richard III