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" I am the daughter of Earth and Water, And the nursling of the Sky ; I pass through the pores of the ocean and shores ; I change, but I cannot die. For after the rain when with never a stain The pavilion of Heaven is bare, And the winds and sunbeams with... "
A course of elementary reading in science and literature, compiled by J.M. M ... - Page 324
edited by - 1882
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A New Library of Poetry and Song, Volume 2

William Cullen Bryant - 1877
...sphere-fire above its soft colors wove, While the moist earth was laughing below. I am the daughter of the earth and water ; And the nursling of the sky ; I pass through the pores of the ocean and shores ; 1 change, .but I cannot die. . For after the rain, when, with never a stain, The pavilion of heaven...
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The Pacific Coast Fourth Reader, Book 4

1878 - 240 pages
...million-colored bow; The sphere-fire above its soft colors wove, While the moist earth was laughing below. 6. I am the daughter of Earth and Water, And the nursling...bare, And the winds and sunbeams, with their convex PACIFIC COAST SERIES. I silently laugh at my own cenotaph, And out of the caverns of rain, Like a child...
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The Household Book of Poetry

Charles Anderson Dana - 1878 - 28 pages
...laughing be low. I am the daughter of the earth and water, And the nurseling of the sky ; I pass througl i the pores of the ocean and shores ; I change, but...heaven is bare, And the winds and sunbeams, with their con' vex gleams, Build up the blue dome of air — I silently laugh at my own cenotaph, And out of...
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Handbook of Nature Study

Anna Botsford Comstock - 1939 - 887 pages
...which Shelley personifies: I am the daughter of Earth and Water, And the nursi'ng of the Sky; pass through the pores of the ocean and shores; I change, but I cannot die. We have, however, learned the mysterious key word which brings back the vapor spirit to our sight and...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - 1992 - 1132 pages
...PoEL-4 The Cloud 24 That orbed maiden with white fire laden. Whom mortals call the Moon, (1. 45-46) 25 26 I silently laugh at my own cenotaph, And out of the caverns of ram, Like a child from the womb,...
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The Selected Poetry & Prose of Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley - 1994 - 692 pages
...are chained to my chair, Is the million-coloured bow; 70 The sphere-fire above its soft colours wove, I am the daughter of earth and water, And the nursling...their convex gleams. Build up the blue dome of air, so I silendy laugh at my 'own cenotaph, And out of the caverns of rain, Like a child from the womb,...
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A History of Russian Symbolism

Avril Pyman - 2006 - 504 pages
...nafler OiceaH.*18 Shelley, in 'The cloud', has two feminine, four masculine rhymes in the first stanza: I am the daughter of Earth and Water, And the nursling...the ocean and shores; I change, but I cannot die. In the Russian, where the natural tendency is toward feminine or dactylic rhyme and in which there...
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Texts for Preaching: Year C

Charles B. Cousar - 1994 - 624 pages
...Shelley's "The Cloud": I bring fresh showers for the thirsting flowers From the seas and the streams; I am the daughter of Earth and Water, And the nursling of the Sky; I pass through the pores of oceans and shores; I change, but I cannot die. The prophet is aware not only that water is necessary...
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The Columbia Anthology of British Poetry

Carl R. Woodring, James Shapiro - 1995 - 891 pages
...my chair, Is the mi l1 ion -coloured bow; 70 The sphere-fire above its soft colours wove While the moist Earth was laughing below. I am the daughter...their convex gleams Build up the blue dome of air, 80 I silently laugh at my own cenotaph, And out of the cavems of rain. Like a child from the womb,...
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The Wordsworth Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - 1998 - 669 pages
...glass. Stains the white radiance of Eternity, Until Death tramples it to fragments. 10677 'The Cloud' ectual enough at best. It is a fearful thing to lead...great peaceful people into war, into the most terr snores; I change, but I cannot die. 10678 'The Cloud' I silently laugh at my own cenotaph. And out...
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