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" Why dost thou build the hall, son of the winged days? Thou lookest from thy towers to-day ; yet a few years and the blast of the desert comes ; it howls in thy empty court, and whistles round thy half-worn shield. "
History of the Clan MacFarlane: (Macfarlane) MacFarlan, MacFarland, MacFarlin - Page 3
by Cynthia Maria Little - 1893 - 244 pages
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Life in India: Or, The English at Calcutta, Volume 2

Mrs. Monkland - 1828
...CHAPTER VI. Son of the winged days, why dost thou build the hall ? Thou loolceit from thy towers to day ; yet a few years and the blast of the desert comes. It bowls through thy empty courts, and round thy half worn shield. The rank grass waves on the wall, and...
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Hours of idleness. English bards and Scotch reviewers. Hints from Horace ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1831
...worth, they were well entitled. MISCELLANEOUS PIECES. MISCELLANEOUS PIECES. ON LEAVING NEWSTEAD ABBEY. "Why dost thou build the hall, son of the winged days?...desert comes, it howls in thy empty court." Ossian *. 1. THROUGH thy battlements, Newstead, the hollow winds whistle; Thou, the hall of my fathers, art...
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The bridal night; The first poet; and other poems

Dugald Moore - Scottish poetry - 1831 - 246 pages
...shadow ! thou shalt be the pall, The hoary sepulchre, that yet shall swallow all ! THE FLIGHT OF NERO. Why dost thou build the hall, son of the winged days ? Thou lookest from tliy tower to-day, yet a few years and the blast of the desert comes, it howls in thy empty court....
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The Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals,

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Thomas Moore, John Wright - 1832
...single out the spot ; By that remember'd, or with that forgot. 1803. ON LEAVING NEWSTEAD ABBEY. (*) " Why dost thou build the hall, son of the winged days...desert comes. It howls in thy empty court" OSSIAN. THROUGH thy battlements, Newstead, the hollow winds whistle ; Thou, the hall of my fathers, art gone...
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Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His Life, Volume 7

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Thomas Moore - Literary Criticism - 1833
...By that remember'd, or with that forgot. 1803. ON LEAVING NEWSTEAD ABBEY. () " Why dost thou huild the hall, son of the winged days ? Thou lookest from...comes, It howls in thy empty court. " OSSIAN. THROUGH thy battlements, Newstead, the hollow winds whistle ; Thou, the hall of my fathers, art gone...
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The Poems of Ossian

1844 - 428 pages
...must fall. Why dost thou build the hall, son of the winged days? Thou lockest from thy towers to-dayi yet a few years, and the blast of the desert comes; it howls in thy empty court, and whistles round thy half-worn .shield. And let the blast of the desert come! we shall be renowned...
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The works of lord Byron: with his letters and journals, and his life, by T ...

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1834
...forgot. 1803. ON LEAVING NEWSTEAD ABBEY. (t) " Why dost thou huild the hall, son of the winged days 'J Thou lookest from thy tower to-day : yet a few years, and the hlast of the desert comes, it howls in thy empty court" OSSIIN. THROUGH thy hattlements, Newstead,...
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Lincolnshire in 1836: displayed in a series of engravings, with accompanying ...

Mary Saunders - 1836 - 179 pages
...upon us so many deep and solemn emotions. We have lelt there the past above, about, and beneath us. " Why dost thou build the hall, son, of the winged days...the desert comes it howls in thy empty court*." The grand hall is now a flower-garden, roofless, the pillars gone, and the mutilated walls covered...
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The Works of George Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His Life, Volume 7

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1836
...forgot. 1803. ON LEAVING NEWSTEAD ABBEY. () " Why dost thou build the hall, son of the winged days f Thou lookest from thy tower to-day : yet a few years,...of the desert comes, it howls in thy empty court" OsslAN. THROUGH thy battlements, Newstead, the hollow winds whistle ; Thou, the hall of my fathers,...
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Miscellanies: Hours of Idleness. English bards and Scotch reviewers. Hints ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1837
...shall single out the spot ; By that remember'd, or with that forgot. ON LEAVING NEWSTEAD ABBEY.i " Why dost thou build the hall, son of the winged days...desert comes, it howls in thy empty court." OSSIAN. THRODGH thy battlements, Newstcad, the hollow winds whistle ; Thou, the hall of my fathers, art gone...
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