A dozen blazing piles now shed their lurid brightness on the place, which resembled some unhallowed
and supernatural arena, in which malicious demons had assembled to act their bloody and lawless rites.
For, if we deem it otherwise, do we not hereby say that the Heavenly Father, the creator of all flesh, hath lightly recognised a deed of sin, and made of no account the distinction between unhallowed
lust and holy love?
There is a dread, unhallowed
necromancy of evil, that turns things sweetest and holiest to phantoms of horror and affright.
But the wisdom of our ancestors is in the simile; and my unhallowed
hands shall not disturb it, or the Country's done for.
answered the hag; ``love will sooner visit the regions of eternal doom, than those unhallowed
No, my countrymen, shut your ears against this unhallowed
Thus, under the dripping trees, and environed by huge and moving shadows, they reached the scene of their unhallowed
Again I felt that horrid sense of the reality of things, in which any effort of imagination seemed out of place, and I realized distinctly the perils of the law which we were incurring in our unhallowed
The more he strove against this unhallowed
passion the more his senses yielded to its thrall, and at length, weary of a struggle that taxed his very soul, he gave way and sank back breathless and exhausted beneath the kisses of these marble goddesses, and the enchantment of his marvellous dream.
Was every door in the land shut against you, my child, that you have wandered to this unhallowed
They did so; and, by the blaze of the hell-kindled torches, the wretched man beheld his Faith, and the wife her husband, trembling before that unhallowed
above all, For the resurrection of deep-buried faith In Truth -- in Virtue -- in Humanity -- Of all who, on Despair's unhallowed
bed Lying down to die, have suddenly arisen At thy soft-murmured words, "Let there be light