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" I cried for madder music and for stronger wine. But when the feast is finished and the lamps expire, Then falls thy shadow, Cynara ! the night is thine ; And I am desolate and sick of an old pass1on. Yea, hungry for the lips of my desire: I have been... "
The Double Dealer - Page 59
1921
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Songs of Adieu: A Little Book of "finalé and Farewell."

Death - 1893 - 1 pages
...was desolate, and sick of an old passion ; Yea ! desolate, hecause the dance was long : I have heen faithful to thee, Cynara! in my fashion. I cried for madder music, and for stronger wine : B«f, when the feast is finished, and the lamps expire, Then falls thy shadow, Cynara! the night...
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The Bibelot: A Reprint of Poetry and Prose for Book Lovers, Chosen ..., Volume 6

Thomas Bird Mosher - Literature - 1900
...out of mind ; But I was desolate and sick of an old passion, Yea, all the time, because the dance was long : I have been faithful to thee, Cynara ! in my..." I cried for madder music and for stronger wine, Bat when the feast is finished and the lamps expire, Then falls thy shadow, Cynara : the night is thine...
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The Story of Eden

Dolf Wyllarde - 1901 - 428 pages
...handwriting, it occurred to her that she could send it back to Vibart and then her eyes fell on this — " I cried for madder music and for stronger wine ; But...finished and the lamps expire, Then falls thy shadow, . . . the night is thine ; And I am desolate and sick of an old passion — " She flung it from her,...
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Colossi: I. A Lyric Anthology

William Roger Greeley - American poetry - 1906 - 202 pages
...out of mind; Yet I was desolate and sick of an old passion, Yea, all the time, because the dance was long: I have been faithful to thee, Cynara! in my...finished and the lamps expire, Then falls thy shadow, Cynaral the night is thine; And I am desolate and sick of an old passion, Yea, hungry for the lips...
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Current Opinion, Volume 58

Frank Crane, Edward Jewitt Wheeler - Literature - 1915
...surfeited with the food that nourishes not, and finding what relief it can in a rapture of desolation: — "I cried for madder music and for stronger wine. But...thine : And I am desolate and sick of an old passion, Veat hungry for the lips of my desire : t have been faithful to thee, Cynara. in my fashion ! In that...
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The poems of Ernest Dowson

Ernest Christopher Dowson - 1915 - 166 pages
...old passion, Yea, all the time, because the dance was long : I have been faithful to thee, Cynara I in my fashion. I cried for madder music and for stronger...and the lamps expire, Then falls thy shadow, Cynara 1 the night is thine ; And I am desolate and sick of an old passion, Yea, hungry for the lips of my...
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Contemporary Portraits: Second Series

Frank Harris - Authors - 1919 - 345 pages
...out of mind; But I was desolate and sick of an old passion, Yea, all the time, because the dance was long: I have been faithful to thee, Cynara! in my fashion." I could not help myself: I was enthralled. He paused. "Go on," I begged, and he went on: "I cried for...
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The English Poets: Browning to Rupert Brooke

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1918
...out of mind; But I was desolate and sick of an old passion, Yea, all the time, because the dance was long: I have been faithful to thee, Cynara! in my...thine; And I am desolate and sick of an old passion, VAIN HOPE Sometimes, to solace my sad heart, I say, Though late it be, though lily-time be past, Though...
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Meaning a Life: An Autobiography

Mary Oppen - Poetry - 1978 - 212 pages
...remarks, and her quotation of poetry and her epigrams holding a circle of men spell-bound. She quoted: 7 cried for madder music and for stronger wine, But...Cynara! the night is thine; And I am desolate and sick for an old passion, Yea hungry for the lips of my desire: I have been faithful to thee, Cynara, in...
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An Encyclopedia of Quotations about Music

Nat Shapiro - Music - 1981 - 418 pages
...Table Talk, 1834 Feed the musician, and he's out of tune, George Crabbe (1754-1832) The Newspaper, 1785 I cried for madder music and for stronger wine, But...Then falls thy shadow, Cynara! the night is thine . . , Ernest Dowson (1867-1900) Non Sum Qwalis Emm Bonae Sub Regno Cynarae, 1896 Music and wine are...
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