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" But sorrow wastes the mournful, O daughter of Toscar ! and their days are few! They fall away, like the flower on which the sun hath looked in his strength after the mildew has passed over it, when its head is heavy with the drops of night. "
An Analysis of the Galic Language - Page 144
by William Shaw - 1778 - 171 pages
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Elements of Criticism: Volume I [-II].

Lord Henry Home Kames - 1765
...Fingal. There is a joy in grief when peace dwells with the forrowful. But they are wafted with mourning, O daughter of Tofcar, and their days are few. They...in his ftrength, after the mildew has pafled over it, and its head is heavy with the drops of night. Fingal, The fight obtained of the city of Jerufalem...
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The Works of Ossian, the Son of Fingal, Volume 1

1765 - 460 pages
...There is a joy in grief when peace dwells in the breaft of the fad. But forrow waftes the mournful, O daughter of Tofcar, and their days are few. They fall away, like the ftower on which the fun looks in his ftrength after the mildew has pafTed over it, and its head is...
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Elements of Criticism..

Lord Henry Home Kames - 1772
...Fingal. There is a joy in grief when peace dwells with the forrowful. But they are wafted with mourning, O daughter of Tofcar, and their days are few. They...in his ftrength, after the mildew has pafled over it, and its head is heavy with the drops of night. Fingal. The fight obtained of the city of Jerufalem...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 1

1773
...There is a joy in grief when peace dwells in the breaft of the fad. But forrow waftes the mournful, O daughter of Tofcar, and their days are few ! They fall away, like the ftower on which the fun hath looked in his ftrength after the mildew has pafled over it, when its head...
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The Works of Ossian, the Son of Fingal,

1783
...There is a joy in grief, when peace dwells in the breaft of the fad. But forrow waftes the mournful, O daughter of Tofcar , and their days are few. They fall away, like the flower on which the fun lookt in hi- ftrength after the mildew lias pafled over it , and its head is heavy with the drops of...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 1

1784 - 404 pages
...There is a joy in grief when peace dwells in the breaft of the fad. But forrow waftes the mournful, O daughter of Tofcar» and their days are few ! They fall away, like the flower on which the fun hath looked in his ftrength after the mildew has pafled over it, when its head is heavy with the drops...
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Elements of Criticism, Volume 2

Lord Henry Home Kames - 1788
...Fingal. There is a joy in grief when peace dwells with the forrowful. But they are wafted with mourning O daughter of Tofcar, and their days are few. They...the fun looks in his ftrength, after the mildew has patted over it, and its head is heavy with the drops of night. Fiitgaf. Th«; The fight obtained of...
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The poems of Ossian, tr. by J. Macpherson, Volume 1

Ossian - 1790
...There is a joy in grief when peace dwells in the breaft of the fad. But forrow waftes the mournful, O daughter of Tofcar ! and their days are few ! They fall away, like the flower on which the fun hath looked in his ftrength after the mildew has paffed over it, when its head is heavy with the drops...
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Encyclopædia Britannica: Or, A Dictionary of Arts ..., Volume 5, Part 1

Colin Macfarquhar, George Gleig - 1797
...There is a joy in grief when peace dwells with " the forrowful. But they are walled with mourn" ing, О daughter of Tofcar, and their days are " few. They...away like the flower on which " the fun looks in his (Irength, after the mildew " has paffed over it, and its head is heavy with the " drops of night."...
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The Poems of Ossian, the Son of Fingal

1799
...There is a joy in grief when peace dwells in the breaft of the fad. But iorrow waftes the mournful, O daughter of Tofcar, and their days are few. They...which the fun looks in his ftrength after the mildew lias pafled over it, and its head is heavy with the drops of night. Attend to the tale of Offian, O...
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