Quotation by James Thomson

See, Winter comes, to rule the varied year,
Sullen, and sad, with all his rising train;
Vapours, and clouds, and storms. Be these my theme,
These, that exalt the soul to solemn thought,
And heavenly musing. Welcome, kindred glooms!
Congenial horrors, hail!
James Thomson (1700–1748), Scottish poet. Winter (l. 71–75). . .

Treasury of English Poetry, The. Mark Caldwell and Walter Kendrick, eds. (1984) Doubleday & Company.
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