"The fine poem deserves to be better known," says one of its editors.* "It is a proud thing for a country to have given a subject for such an Odyssey, and to have had so early in its literature a poet worthy to celebrate it." And it is little wonder that Barbour wrote so stirringly
of his hero, for he lived not many years after the events took place, and when he was a schoolboy Robert the Bruce was still reigning over Scotland.
5B is stirringly
told through first-person testimony of the nurses and caregivers who built Ward 5B in 1983, their patients, loved ones, and staff who volunteered to create care practices based in humanity and holistic well-being during a time of great uncertainty.
They sang Marching On Together stirringly
but their enthusiasm was dampened by Rashford hitting the post in the first minute.
Joshua Hopkins sang stirringly
in what's probably the work's best-known aria and, two intermissions later, cursed his dishonoured sister with heartbreaking baritonal fervor, though he couldn't quite carry the heft of his midrange up to the very top.
That was nothing on the electric atmosphere that greeted the players as they emerged from the tunnel to a sea of blue and white flags waved stirringly
"It was such a disappointment going out like that, my players are inconsolable right now," an emotional Radulovic said in a stirringly
, the miracle is getting a hell of a run for its money.
Highlights were, rather unexpectedly, the stirringly
defiant 'Manifesto,' outstandingly delivered by Phi Palmos as Rosanna, and the piece-de-resistance balcony scene 'Tinig sa Dilim.'
Hailed as a genius by Jeremy Corbyn in the Labour leader's inaugural conference speech, he responded with a poem stirringly
titled: A New Dream of Politics.
subtitled "Conclusion: Manifesto for Public Knowledge," by Des Freedman and Justin Schlosberg, is much more specific than Davis's introduction.
The novel's epigraph is a quotation from Carlos Bulosan's 1946 semi-autobiographical novel, America Is in the Heart, in which he asserts that "America is in the hearts of men that died for freedom; it is also in the eyes of men that are building a new world." Castillo writes stirringly
of both the brutal consequences of the colonization of the Philippines and the suffering of immigrants in America.
Depending on your susceptibility to claims of transcendent oneness, the show's lavish backstory read either as stirringly
ambitious and idealistic, or as a form of conceptual TMI that set an almost impossible standard for the art (any art) to meet.