Must toiling Man for ever meet disgrace, and eat his hard earn’d bread with heated face, and all his acts in dull Oblivion lay
Wake! For the Sun, who scatter'd into flight The Stars before him from the Field of Night,
His glasses strangely dulled, his eyes they became an opaque barrier
Silence was speaking at my side, With an exceedingly clear voice, I knew the calm as of a choice, Made in God for me, to abide.
The crocus, in the shrewd March morn, thrusts up its saffron spear
Rest, rest, for evermore, Upon a mossy shore
The artist-mind alone can feel his meaning...
Her breath caught with short plucks and fast:— Then one hot choking strain. She never breathed again:
Her spirit sits aloof, and high, Altho' it looks thro' her soft eye Sweetly and tenderly.
All knowledge hath taught me, All sorrow hath brought me, Are smothered sighs That pleasure lies
Ægir, the Norse god of the sea, and Bragi, the god of poetry, debate history
In which we learn how to write stylish, rhymic, clearly understandable verse.
In which we learn a simple recipe to construct the plot, characters and iconic moments of a tragic play.
In which we learn about the three primary forms of imitative poetry: tragedy, epic poetry, and comedy.
Your kingship is good for the people. The people spend their days in abundance thanks to you.
And I made a rural pen, And I stained the water clear, And I wrote my happy songs — Every child may joy to hear.
Without doubt you can call him John Testicle, who sets himself to criticizing someone else who could be his master for a hundred years.
I travelled through a land of men, A land of men and women too, And heard and saw such dreadful things, As cold earth wanderers never knew.
And I who am changed through her, as the winged magician wishes, do not see or ask anything but virtue and beauty, whence I could perhaps discern your whole soul.
I’d like to find and lose the philosopher’s stone. Make love and never lose control. Remove a great number of living beings with impunity. Afterward resuscitate a very small number of the dead.
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