|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||George Gordon Noel Byron, Lord Byron (17881824)|
|QUOTATION:||But hush! hark! a deep sound strikes like a rising knell!|
Did ye not hear it?No! t was but the wind,
Or the car rattling oer the stony street.
On with the dance! let joy be unconfined;
No sleep till morn, when Youth and Pleasure meet
To chase the glowing hours with flying feet.
|ATTRIBUTION:||Childe Harolds Pilgrimage, Canto iii. Stanza 22.|