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1 11 And when my own Mark Antony I who all the Winter through, Against young Caesar strove, Cherished other loves than you
And Rome's whole world was set in arms, The cause was, all for love. SouTHEY-All for Love. Pt. II. St. 26.
Cupid “the little greatest god.” UTHEY-Commonplace Book. 4th Series. P. 462. (See also Holmes)
so—Curse of Kehama. Mount Meru.
4 Together linkt with adamantine chains. SPENSER—Hymn in Honour of Love. Phrase used by DRUMMOND-Flowers of Sion. BELvoir, in HARLELAN Miscellany. IV. 559. PHINEAs FLETCHER—Purple Island. Ch. XII. 64. (1633) MANILIUs. Bk. I. 921. MARIN1–Sospetto d'Herode. Sts. 14 and 18, CRAsHAw's trans. SHELLEY-Revolt of Islam. III. 19. (See also BURTON, Scott, also HoMER under INFLUENCE)
5 To be wise and eke to love Is ted scarce to gods above. PENSER—Shepheard's Calendar. March. (See also HERRICK)
g Love is the emblem of eternity: it confounds all notion of time: effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end. * DE STAEL–Corinne. Bk. VIII. Ch.
where We love, we often dread more than No. e solemn moment that exchanges hope for certainty.
** DE STAEL–Corinne. Bk. VIII. Ch.
8 L'amour est l'histoire de la vie des femmes; c'est un épisode dans celle des hommes. Love is the history of a woman's life; it is an episode in man's. MADAME DE STAEL–De l'influence des passions. Works. III. P. 135. (Ed. 1820) (See also BYRON)
9 Sweetheart, when you walk my way, Be it dark or be it day; winter, fairy May, I shall know and greet you. For each day of grief or grace ings you nearer my embrace; Love hath fashioned your dear face, I shall know you when I meet you. FRANKL. STANTON.—Greeting.
10 To love her was a liberal education. S Lady Elizabeth Hastings. In The Tailer. No. 49. AUGUSTINE BIRRELL in Obiter Dicta calls this “the most magnificent compliment ever paid by man to a woman.”
pew; Now I know the false and true, For the earnest sun looks through, And my old love comes to meet me in the dawning and the dew. STEVENSON. Poem written 1876.
t Why should we kill the best of passions, love? It aids the hero, bids ambition rise To nobler heights, inspires immortal deeds, Even softens brutes, and adds a grace to virtue.
THoMson—Sophonisba. Act W. Sc. 2.
O, what are you waiting for here? young man! What are you looking for over the bridge?— A lo. straw hat with the streaming blue ribns Is soon to come dancing over the bridge. Thomson—Waiting. 3 Nec jurare time; Veneris perjuria venti Irrita per terras et freta summa ferunt, Gratia magna Jovi; vetuit pater ipse valere, Jurasset cupide quicquid ineptus amor. Fear not to swear; the winds carry the perjuries of lovers without effect over land and sea, thanks to Jupiter. The father of the gods himself has denied effect to what foolish lovers in their eagerness have sworn. TIBULLUS—Carmina. I. 4. 21. 4. (See also DRYDEN)