|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|The very shadows seem to listen.|
Anna Katharine Green.The Leavenworth Case, Chap. XII.
|We are but shadows: we are not endowed with real life, and all that seems most real about us is but the thinnest substance of a dream,till the heart be touched. That touch creates usthen we begin to bethereby we are beings of reality and inheritors of eternity.|
Hawthorne.American Note-Books. Salem, Oct. 4, 1840. Union Street. [Family mansion.]