Royal visits and progresses to Wales, and the border counties

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Página 92 - Thus every good his native wilds impart Imprints the patriot passion on his heart; And e'en those ills that round his mansion rise Enhance the bliss his scanty fund supplies. Dear is that shed to which his soul conforms, And dear that hill which lifts him to the storms...
Página 319 - This Book of Articles before rehearsed is again approved, and allowed to be holden and executed within the realm, by the assent and consent of our Sovereign Lady Elizabeth, by the Grace of God, of England, France, and Ireland, Queen, Defender of the Faith, &c.
Página 393 - Did clap their bloody hands. He nothing common did or mean Upon that memorable scene, But with his keener eye The axe's edge did try; Nor call'd the Gods, with vulgar spite, To vindicate his helpless right But bow'd his comely head Down, as upon a bed.
Página 248 - The breath no sooner left his father's body But that his wildness, mortified in him, Seemed to die too; yea, at that very moment Consideration like an angel came And whipped the offending Adam out of him, Leaving his body as a paradise T' envelop and contain celestial spirits.
Página 169 - ... ragged walls the ivy creeps, And with her arms from falling keeps ; So both a safety from the wind On mutual dependence find. 'Tis now the raven's bleak abode; 'Tis now th...
Página 227 - Saghern, where we thought we should have found him, if he wished to fight, as he said. And, on our arrival there, we...
Página 458 - You would have thought the very windows spake, So many greedy looks of young and old Through casements darted their desiring eyes Upon his visage, and that all the walls With painted imagery had said at once 'Jesu preserve thee! welcome, Bolingbroke! Whilst he, from one side to the other turning, Bare-headed, lower than his proud steed's neck, Bespake them thus: 'I thank you, countrymen...
Página 235 - Hotspur having placed himself at their head, he perceived that an engagement was unavoidable, on which he called for his favourite sword. His attendants informed him that it was left behind at Berwick, of which village it does not appear that he had till then learned the name. At these words he turned pale, and said, " I perceive that my plough is drawing to its last furrow ; for a wizard told me in Northumberland, that I should perish at Berwick, which I vainly interpreted of that town in the north.
Página 188 - Norfolk was not fully set forward, when the king cast down his warder, and the heralds cried,
Página 237 - enseignes, cornettes ou guidons , ne perdez point de vue mon » panache blanc, vous le trouverez toujours au chemin de l'honneur

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