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" THE harp that once through Tara's halls The soul of music shed. Now hangs as mute on Tara's walls, As if that soul were fled. — So sleeps the pride of former days, So glory's thrill is o'er, And hearts, that once beat high for praise, Now feel that... "
The Works of Thomas Moore: Irish melodies. National airs - Page 14
by Thomas Moore - 1823
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The Cornhill Magazine

William Makepeace Thackeray - England - 1907
...with some verses. He complied with these lines : So sleeps the pride of former days, So Glory's throb is o'er ; And hearts, that once beat high for praise, Now feel that pulse no more. To which Seymour, who had not been asked to contribute, promptly added : Warren, thy memory was poor...
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Transactions of the Ossianic Society, Volume 5

Ossianic Society - Ireland - 1860
...a seat is assigned to the Cruitiridh or harpers in the great Hall ; and who has not heard of — " The harp that once through Tara's halls, The soul of music shed." It is believed that the harp was used as the Royal Arms of Ireland from я very early period, and that...
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Poetical Works

Thomas Moore - 1861 - 747 pages
...that Heaven can give Is the pride of thus dying for thee. THE HARP THAT ONCE THROUGH TARA'S HALLS. THE harp that once through Tara's halls The soul of...beat high for praise, Now feel that pulse no more. No more to chiefs and ladies bright The harp of Tara swells ; The chord alone, that breaks at night,...
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The Recreations of a Country Parson: First series

Andrew Kennedy Hutchison Boyd - 1861 - 442 pages
...glad if he does his home no discredit, and can now and then send his sisters a ten-pound note: — So sleeps the pride of former days, So glory's thrill...beat high for praise, Now feel that pulse no more ! But though these excitements be gone, there still remains to the middle-aged man the calm pleasure...
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Ierne: Or, Anecdotes and Incidents During a Life Chiefly in Ireland. With ...

Ireland - 1861 - 344 pages
...unlocked, skill will have now its way, The blind squires and the wild Irish chiefs had their day. * " So sleeps the pride of former days, So glory's thrill...beat high for praise, Now feel that pulse no more." "Moore's Melodies," 1st number. " They all came in their turn, and they all found relief." NOTE REFERRED...
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The Recreations of a Country Parson: First series

Andrew Kennedy Hutchison Boyd - 1861 - 444 pages
...glad if he does his home no discredit, and can now and then send his sisters a ten-pound note : — So sleeps the pride of former days, So glory's thrill...beat high for praise, Now feel that pulse no more ! But though these excitements be gone, there still remains to the middle-aged man the calm pleasure...
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The Recreations of a Country Parson

Andrew Kennedy Hutchison Boyd - Clergy - 1861 - 442 pages
...glad if he does his home no discredit, and can now and then send his sisters a ten-pound note : — So sleeps the pride of former days, So glory's thrill...once beat high for praise, Now feel that pulse no move ! But though these excitements be gone, there still remains to the middle-aged man the calm pleasure...
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The Quarterly journal of prophecy, Volume 13

1861
...greatness, are but tinsel ; real glory in God or man is, to be good. The tinsel shall soon fade. " So sleeps the pride of former days, So glory's thrill...is o'er; And hearts that once beat high for praise, Shall feel that pulse no more." God's glory fadeth not ; and that of His people (for they are like...
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The Progress of Nations; Or the Principles of National Development in Their ...

Civilization - 1861 - 662 pages
...as long to maintain any high standard of excellence : the spirit of exact literary taste has fled, " And hearts that once beat high for praise, Now feel that pulse no more." After that writing becomes a trade. Xow, I anticipate that this explanation of literary inducement...
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Ulysses Annotated: Notes for James Joyce's Ulysses

Don Gifford, Robert J. Seidman - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 645 pages
...that once did starve us all - After Thomas Moore's song "The Harp that Once Through Tara's Halls": "The harp that once through Tara's halls / The soul...beat high for praise, / Now feel that pulse no more." The harp was the instrument of the Celtic bards and is a traditional symbol for Ireland; "harp" is...
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