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List Of Songs Based On Poems - William Butler Yeats
... album Now In Time to Be features the works of Yeats performed by various artists ... Loreena McKennitt has set two Yeats poems to music "Stolen Child" "The Two Trees" ...
List Of Book Titles Taken From Literature
... Titles taken from works by William Shakespeare do not appear here see List of titles of works based on Shakespearean phrases.) Work Author Literary Reference Absalom, Absalom! William Faulkner 2 ... Bernard Shaw The Aeneid, Virgil As I Lay Dying William Faulkner The Odyssey, Homer A Time to Kill John Grisham Ecclesiastes 33 Behold the Man Michael Moorcock Gospel of John 195 Beneath the Bleeding Val ... Brave New World Aldous Huxley The Tempest, William Shakespeare and The Gods of the Copybook Headings, Rudyard Kipling Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee Dee Brown American Names, Stephen Vincent Benét Butter In a ...
Edward Butler (politician)
... Edward Butler (1 January 1823-9 June 1879), was born in Kilkenny, Ireland, son of Michael Butler, farmer, and his wife Mary, née Joyce ... Butler found that his ambitions to be trained as a lawyer were blocked in Ireland because of his Catholicism and he migrated to Sydney, arriving in May 1853, where he ... In politics Butler was a strong supporter of the "liberal party", associated with Parkes and John Robertson, including Robertson's land policy and Charles Cowper's support for the withdrawal of state aid to religion ...
The Dial - Notable Contributors By Volume
... Yeats Vol ... Henry McBride, Ezra Pound, Marcel Proust, Arthur Rimbaud, Vincent van Gogh, William Carlos Williams, William Butler Yeats Vol ... Paul Rosenfeld, Arthur Schnitzler, Wallace Stevens, Edmund Wilson, William Butler Yeats Vol ...
Butler - In Fiction - Examples
... See also List of fictional butlers Mr ... Edmund Blackadder, butler to Prince George the Prince Regent, in the TV Series Blackadder the Third ... Alfred Pennyworth, Bruce Wayne's butler from Batman is a well known fictional butler ...

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    The hour of the waning of love has beset us,
    And weary and worn are our sad souls now;
    Let us part, ere the season of passion forget us,
    With a kiss and a tear on thy drooping brow.
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    “He Who is wrapped in purple robes,
    With planets in His care,
    Had pity on the least of things
    Asleep upon a chair.”
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    She might, so noble from head
    To great shapely knees
    The long flowing line,
    Have walked to the altar
    Through the holy images
    At Pallas Athena’s side....
    —William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    Where are now the warring kings,
    Word be-mockers? By the Rood
    Where are now the warring kings?
    An idle word is now their glory,
    By the stammering schoolboy said....
    —William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    I cast my heart into my rhymes,
    That you, in the dim coming times,
    May know how my heart went with them
    After the red-rose-bordered hem.
    —William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)