The Christian or civilized part of the crew said it was mermaids, and shuddered; but the pagan harpooneers remained unappalled
. Yet the grey Manxman --the oldest mariner of all -- declared that the wild thrilling sounds that were heard, were the voices of newly drowned men in the sea.
But there was one person in the village unappalled
by the awe with which the black veil had impressed all beside herself.
Nor yet staid the terror there: Infernal ghosts and hellish furies round Environed thee; some howled, some yelled, some shrieked, Some bent at thee their fiery darts, while thou Sat'st unappalled
in calm and sinless peace.
By the end of the first century, Christianity had spread throughout the Mediterranean world as an unappalled
socio-religious movement that accepted people from all ethnic groups, the rich and the poor, men and women, slaves and free.
Hymn 91, which invokes "God's blessings" on Israel, centers on equality of rank in justice, on the one hand evoking Jefferson's "nature's God" but also referring to Deuteronomy 1, with "Modern Israelites" called upon to be "arbiters" who "let equity stand unappalled
." Hymn 49 speaks both of the "first elected nation" and God's gifts as "light, being, liberty, and joy." (41) Hymn 97, entitled "Brotherly Love," opens by announcing, "How beautiful it is to see, / Brethren unite harmoniously" (Psalms 123).
by surrounding dangers, he passed to the hostile shore; he fought; he conquered.