He looketh afar o'er the waves, Wind-ruffled and deep and green; And the mantle of Autumn
lies Over wood and hill and ravine.
"Yes, I believe so," said my master; "but he is not nearly so lively as he was; my groom tells me that horses are always dull and weak in the autumn
, and that I must expect it."
From childhood's hour I have not been As others were - I have not seen As others saw - I could not bring My passions from a common spring - From the same source I have not taken My sorrow - I could not awaken My heart to joy at the same tone - And all I lov'd - I lov'd alone - Then - in my childhood - in the dawn Of a most stormy life - was drawn From ev'ry depth of good and ill The mystery which binds me still - From the torrent, or the fountain - From the red cliff of the mountain - From the sun that 'round me roll'd In its autumn
tint of gold - From the lightning in the sky As it pass'd me flying by - From the thunder, and the storm - And the cloud that took the form(When the rest of Heaven was blue) Of a demon in my view -
He is settled in his present abode for the summer and autumn
; and you and Mrs.
In the course of the autumn
, four Iroquois hunters, driven by the snow from their hunting grounds, made their appearance at the cantonment.
In the autumn
of 1806 everybody had again begun talking of the war with Napoleon with even greater warmth than the year before.
It was an understood thing between them that they should not go away anywhere; but both felt, the longer they lived alone, especially in the autumn
, without guests in the house, that they could not stand this existence, and that they would have to alter it.
The long hot summer was drawing to a close; and we, the weary pilgrims of the London pavement, were beginning to think of the cloud-shadows on the corn-fields, and the autumn
breezes on the sea-shore.
The pleasant days of Spring and Summer passed away, and in little Annie's garden Autumn
flowers were blooming everywhere, with each day's sun and dew growing still more beautiful and bright; but the fairy flower, that should have been the loveliest of all, hung pale and drooping on little Annie's bosom; its fragrance seemed quite gone, and the clear, low music of its warning chime rang often in her ear.
Then when autumn
comes, the maples give up trying to be sober and flame out in all the barbaric splendour and gorgeousness of their real nature, making of the hills things out of an Arabian Nights dream in the golden prime of good Haroun Alraschid.
The days flew by; as summer had melted into autumn
had given place to winter.
Petersburg, at the time when we reached the city, we encountered nothing but rain, bitter autumn
frosts, dull skies, ugliness, and crowds of strangers who looked hostile, discontented, and disposed to take offence.