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answered appearance attention auld bairn Bertram better body Brown called castle CHAPTER character circumstances Colonel commanded daughter dear Dominie Dominie Sampson door Ellangowan entered expect expressed eyes father fear feelings fire followed fortune gave give gypsey hand head heard heart honour hope hour Julia Kennedy lady Laird land learned least leave length light live look Lucy Mac-Morlan Mannering Matilda matter means ment mind Miss morning natural never night observed occasion once opinion passed perhaps person poor present reader received respect ride road round ruins Sampson scene Scotland seemed seen sent side situation sort speak story stranger supposed sure tell thing thought tion told took turned wish wood young
Page 49 - The intelligible forms of ancient poets, The fair humanities of old religion, The power, the beauty, and the majesty, That had their haunts in dale, or piny mountain. Or forest by slow stream, or pebbly spring, Or chasms and wat'ry depths; all these have vanished ; They live no longer in the faith of reason!
Page 240 - Entreat me not to leave thee, or to return from following after thee: for whither thou goest, I will go; and where thou lodgest, I will lodge; thy people shall be my people, and thy God my God: where thou diest, will I die, and there will I be buried: the Lord do so to me, and more also, if aught but death part thee and me.
Page 85 - With eyes severe and beard of formal cut, Full of wise saws and modern instances; And so he plays his part. The sixth age shifts Into the lean and...
Page 101 - Many murders have been discovered among them ; and they are not only a most unspeakable oppression to poor tenants, (who, if they give not bread, or some kind of provision to perhaps forty such villains in one day, are sure to be insulted by them,) but they rob many poor people who live in houses distant from any neighborhood.
Page 124 - The Laird made no answer, but continued to look at the figure which was thus perched above his path. "Ride your ways," said the gypsey, "ride your ways, Laird of Ellangowan — ride your ways, Godfrey Bertram! — This day have ye quenched seven smoking hearths— see if the fire in your ain parlour burn the blither for that.
Page 240 - I'll be no burden — I have thought how to prevent that. But, as Ruth said unto Naomi, ' Entreat me not to leave thee, nor to depart from thee ; for whither thou goest I will go, and where thou dwellest I will dwell ; thy people shall be my people, and thy God shall be my God. Where thou 117 diest will I die, and there will I be buried. The Lord do so to me, and more also, if aught but death do part thee and me.
Page 280 - With prospects bright upon the world he came, Pure love of virtue, strong desire of fame : Men watch'd the way his lofty mind would take, And all foretold the progress he would make.
Page 325 - Love Can fortune's strong impediments remove ; Nor is it strange that worth should wed to worth. The pride of genius with the pride of birth.