Nor rural sights alone, but rural sounds, Exhilarate the spirit, and restore The tone of languid Nature. Mighty winds, That sweep the skirt of some far-spreading wood Of ancient growth, make music not unlike The dash of ocean on his winding shore... Practical English composition - Página 160por Richard Hiley - 1852Vista completa
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...survives Long knowledge and the scrutiny of years. Praise justly due to those that I describe. 180 Nor rural sights alone, but rural sounds, Exhilarate...branches waving in the blast, And all their leaves fast flutt'ring, all at once. Nor less composure waits upon the roar 190 Of distant floods, or on the softer...