Bitter constraint and sad occasion dear Compels me to disturb your season due; For Lycidas is dead, dead ere his prime, Young Lycidas, and hath not left his peer. Who would not sing for Lycidas? he knew 10 Himself to sing, and build the lofty rhyme. THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN MILTON. - Página 124por REV. JOHN MITFORD - 1853Vista completa
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Christian Riegel - 2005 - 273 páginas
...Lycidas? he knew Himself to sing, and build the lofty rhyme. He must not float upon his wat'ry bier Unwept, and welter to the parching wind, Without the meed of some melodious tear, (lines 1-14) THE OPENING LINES of John Milton's Lycidas reflect many central concerns of the literary...