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Hundreds of broad-headed, short-stemmed, wide-branched oaks, which had witnessed perhaps the stately march of the Roman soldiery, flung their gnarled arms over a thick carpet of the most delicious green sward; in some places they were intermingled with beeches, hollies, and copsewood of various descriptions, so closely as totally to intercept the level beams of the sinking sun; in others they receded from each other, forming those long sweeping vistas, in the intricacy of which the eye delights to lose itself, while imagination considers them as the paths to yet wilder scenes of silvan solitude.
Have we not seen, or by relation heard, In courts and regal chambers how thou lurk'st, In wood or grove, by mossy fountain-side, In valley or green meadow, to waylay Some beauty rare, Calisto, Clymene, Daphne, or Semele, Antiopa, Or Amymone, Syrinx, many more Too long--then lay'st thy scapes on names adored, Apollo, Neptune, Jupiter, or Pan, Satyr, or Faun, or Silvan? But these haunts Delight not all.
So on he fares, and to the border comes Of EDEN, where delicious Paradise, Now nearer, Crowns with her enclosure green, As with a rural mound the champain head Of a steep wilderness, whose hairie sides With thicket overgrown, grottesque and wilde, Access deni'd; and over head up grew Insuperable highth of loftiest shade, Cedar, and Pine, and Firr, and branching Palm, A Silvan Scene, and as the ranks ascend Shade above shade, a woodie Theatre Of stateliest view.
We still suffer insidious claim of people voted in the general Jean Silvan A slender majority of less than 4% for a Brexit campaign built on lies and deceit, when almost 28% of the population didn't even vote keeps being - ridiculously!
(TAP) - President of the African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights Silvan Ore has urged African countries that have not yet ratified the protocol establishing the court to do it, stressing that the ratification does not contradict the principle of sovereignty as much as it supports and reflects the respect for the principles of human rights and the law.
BAGHDAD (NINA) - Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi discussed with US Deputy Secretary of State John Silvan boosting relations between the two countries in various fields.
To address these issues, Silvan Innovation Labs has launched a revolutionary system - Silvan BOARD - which is based on IoT technology.
Famous Swiss pianist Silvan Zingg has thrilled his Baku fans.
The Diyarbakir provincial governor's office statement said another security guard was also wounded at the same operation, which saw gendarmerie forces working with security guards against PKK elements in Diyarbakir's Silvan district, according to the agency.
Silvan Ridge Twilight 5K: The Silvan Ridge Twilight 5K, a benefit for the Jane Higdon Foundation, will be at 6 p.m., Aug.
TEAM Sky's Geraint Thomas remains six seconds off the Giro d'Italia lead after breakaway rider Silvan Dillier won stage six.