O Attic shape! Fair attitude! with brede Of marble men and maidens overwrought, With forest branches and the trodden weed; Thou, silent form, dost tease us out of thought As doth eternity: Cold Pastoral! When old age shall this generation waste, Thou... The Christian Teacher - Page 2481839Full view
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Stanley Plumly - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 392 pages
...soft gray pencil tones part of the paling of Keats's color and the acceleration of age. OLD PASTORAL Thou, silent form, dost tease us out of thought As doth eternity: Cold Pastoral! SOMETIME AROUND FOUR IN THE AFTERNOON ON FRIDAY, FEBruary 23, 1821, Severn, now part-time painter,...