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" IT is a beauteous evening, calm and free ; The holy time is quiet as a Nun Breathless with adoration... "
Medical Herald - Page 456
1913
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William Wordsworth: The Major Works

William Wordsworth - 2000 - 752 pages
...heartfelt sighs, Among Men who do not love her linger here. 'It is a beauteous Evening, calm and free' It is a beauteous Evening, calm and free; The holy time...heaven is on the Sea: Listen! the mighty Being is awake And doth with his eternal motion make A sound like thunder — everlastingly. Dear Child! dear Girl!...
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Mr. Fortune's Maggot: And, The Salutation

Sylvia Townsend Warner - 2001 - 227 pages
...at his hat. If he walked on the beach at sunset repeating to himself that sonnet of Wordsworth's: It is a beauteous evening, calm and free, The holy time...tranquillity; The gentleness of heaven is on the sea: long before he had got to: Dear Child! dear Girl! that walkest with me here, he was sure to be interrupted...
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English Words: History and Structure

Robert Stockwell, Donka Minkova - 2001 - 208 pages
..."adoration." Wordsworth has a wonderful line in a sonnet about a strikingly beautiful evening: "It is a beauteous evening, calm and free, The holy time...is quiet as a Nun, Breathless with adoration." The point is, the root which meant "speak" has come to refer to silent worship, a change brought about...
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The Poetry of William Wordsworth and An Imaginary Life by David Malouf

Emma Driver - 2001 - 144 pages
...close above us, heavy with snow, or is empty as far as the eye can see ... 1 am in exile here. (17) It is a beauteous evening, calm and free, The holy time is quiet as a Nun Breathless with adoration (BE, 1-2) On clear nights it can be beautiful ... you can see the wolves moving in packs over the snow,...
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A Century of Sonnets: The Romantic-Era Revival, 1750-1850

Paula R. Feldman, Daniel Robinson - 2002 - 279 pages
...sea; Or hear old Triton blow his wreathed horn. 214. 'It is a beauteous evening, calm and free' It is a beauteous evening, calm and free; The holy time...is on the Sea: Listen! the mighty Being is awake, And doth with his eternal motion make A sound like thunder—everlastingly. Dear Child! dear Girl!...
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William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth - 2003 - 48 pages
...short visit to France during a break in the war, he shares a quiet moment with Caroline at sunset. It is a beauteous evening, calm and free, The holy time...down in its tranquillity; The gentleness of heaven broods o'er the Sea: Listen! the mighty Being is awake, And doth with his eternal motion make A sound...
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Cognitive Poetics in Practice

Reader in Literary Linguistics Joanna Gavins, Joanna Gavins, Gerard Steen - 2003 - 188 pages
...at my back I always hear Time's winged chariot hurrying near. (Marvell, 'To his Coy Mistress') 9 It is a beauteous evening, calm and free: The holy time...down in its tranquillity; The gentleness of heaven broods o'er the Sea. Listenl the mighty Being is awake, And doth with his eternal motion make A sound...
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Lyrical Ballads and Other Poems

William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 2003 - 312 pages
...seem asleep; And all that mighty heart is lying still! It is a Beauteous Evening, Calm and Free It is a beauteous evening, calm and free, The holy time...broad sun Is sinking down in its tranquillity; The gendeness of heaven broods o'er the Sea: Listen! the mighty Being is awake, And doth with his eternal...
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The Cambridge Introduction to Twentieth-Century American Poetry

Christopher Beach - 2003 - 224 pages
...the evening was generally treated as a moment of sublime rapture, as in Wordsworth's famous lines. It is a beauteous evening, calm and free, The holy time...with adoration; the broad sun Is sinking down in its tranquility. Eliot is clearly working against this kind of Romantic image, forcing the reader to accept...
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On the Shore of Nothingness: Space, Rhythm, and Semantic Structure in ...

Reuven Tsur - 2003 - 380 pages
...turning the thing-free and Gestalt-free entities into emotionally loaded diffuse information, as in: It is a beauteous evening, calm and free, The holy Time is quiet as a nun, Breathless with adoration... or Oh listen! for the vale profound Is overflowing with the sound. By contrast, when the thing-free...
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