Alfred Noyes quotes - 8 of
Go down to Kew in lilac-time, in lilac-time, in lilac-time;
Go down to Kew in lilac-time (it isn't far from London!)
The linnet and the throstle, too, and after dark the long halloo
And golden-eyed tu-whit, tu-whooof owls that ogle London.
Once more La Traviata sighs
Another sadder song: Once more Il Trovatore cries A tale of deeper wrong;
she cannot understand
What she wants or why she wanders to that undiscovered land, ...
Yes; as the music changes,
Like a prismatic glass, It takes the light and ranges Through all the moods that pass;
When they shot him down in the highway,
Down like a dog in the highway, ...
The road was a ribbon of moonlight over the purple moor,
And the highwayman came riding-- ...
The look for me moonlight.
Watch for me by moonlight, ...
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