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" In vain he thus attempts her mind to move With tears, and pray'rs, and late-repenting love. Disdainfully she look'd; then turning round, But fix'd her eyes unmov'd upon the ground, And what he says and swears, regards no more Than the deaf rocks, when... "
The Art of Rhetoric Made Easy - Page 22
by John Holmes (Master of Holt Grammar School.), John Holmes - 1739 - 167 pages
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Sohrab and Rustum: And Other Poems

Matthew Arnold - 1905 - 219 pages
...looked, then turning round But fixed her eyes unmoved upon the ground, And what he says and swears regards no more Than the deaf rocks when the loud billows roar." — DRYDEN'S Translation. For entire episode, see ^Enrid, vi, 450-176. 212. inviolable shade. Holy,...
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Schiller's Maria Stuart

Friedrich Schiller - 1908 - 361 pages
...stet Marpesia cautes. (Dryden: "flx'd her eyes unmoved upon the ground, And, what he says and swears, regards no more, Than the deaf rocks, when the loud billows roar.") 2274 Cf. Chaucer, Good Women, 1. 1339: "unbind me of this unreste," and Tennyson, Guinevere, 1. 163:...
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The Poetical Works of John Dryden

John Dryden - English poetry - 1909 - 1056 pages
...he thus attempts her mind to move With tears, and pray'rs, and late-repenting love. Disdainfully she look'd ; then turning round, But fix'd her eyes unmov'd upon the ground, And what he says and swears, regards no more Than the deaf rocks, when the loud billows roar; But whirl'd away,...
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Virgil's Æneid

Virgil - Aeneas (Legendary character) - 1909 - 432 pages
...he thus attempts her mind to move With tears, and pray'rs, and late-repenting love. Disdainfully she look'd; then turning round, But fix'd her eyes unmov'd upon the ground, And what he says and swears, regards no more Than the deaf rocks, when the loud billows roar; But whirl'd away,...
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Virgil's Æneid

Virgil - Aeneas (Legendary character) - 1909 - 432 pages
...he thus attempts her mind to move With tears, and pray'rs, and late-repenting love. Disdainfully she look'd; then turning round, But fix'd her eyes unmov'd upon the ground, And what he says and swears, regards no more Than the deaf rocks, when the loud billows roar; But whirl'd away,...
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Virgil's Aeneid

Virgil - Poetry - 1997 - 423 pages
...he thus attempts her Mind to move, With Tears and Pray'rs, and late repenting Love. Disdainfully she look'd; then turning round, But fix'd her Eyes unmov'd upon the Ground. 635 And, what he says, and swears, regards no more Than the deaf Rocks, when the loud Billows roar....
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The Gods of Greece and Rome

Talfourd Ely - History - 2003 - 298 pages
...unhappy one, but she ga2ed sadly and wildly, with downcast eye,— " And what he says, and swears, regards no more Than the deaf rocks, when the loud billows roar." ' Thus can passion harden the heart of man, and passion also is the work of Aphrodite. (B) VENUS. VENUS...
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On Eloquence

Denis Donoghue - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2008 - 208 pages
...lacrimis longe et miseratur euntem . . . (VI. 4 6 9 - 7 6) Dryden's translation reads: Disdainfully she look'd; then turning round, But fix'd her eyes unmov'd upon the ground, And what he says and swears, regards no more Than the deaf rocks, when the loud billows roar; But whirl'd away,...
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Virgil

...looked; then turning round, But fixed her eyes unmoved upon the ground. And, what he says and swears, regards no more Than the deaf rocks, when the loud billows roar; But whirled away, to shun his hateful sight, Hid in the forest, and the shades of night; Then sought Sichaeus...
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