Upon a mellow autumn day, about noon, when the ground was perfumed by fallen leaves, and many more, in beautiful tints of yellow, red, and brown, yet hung upon the trees, through which the sun was shining, I arrived at Highgate.
One autumn morning I was with my mother in the front garden, when Mr. Murdstone—I knew him by that name now—came by, on horseback.
They had gone rustling away as if their little dresses were made of autumn-leaves: and they came rustling back, in like manner.
RETURNI landed in London on a wintry autumn evening.
The windshield was so covered with rain-drops that I lowered it to see the better, and the autumn rain, beating into my face, soon swept away my gloomy forebodings.
ContentsChapter OneChapter TwoChapter ThreeChapter FourChapter FiveChapter SixChapter SevenChapter EightChapter NineChapter TenChapter ElevenChapter TwelveChapter OneIn the quiet of an autumn afternoon, the deserted mansion slept.
Thus, (1) the HINDOLE RAGA is heard only at dawn in the spring, to evoke the mood of universal love; (2) DEEPAKA RAGA is played during the evening in summer, to arouse compassion; (3) MEGHA RAGA is a melody for midday in the rainy season, to summon courage; (4) BHAIRAVA RAGA is played in the mornings of August, September, October, to achieve tranquillity; (5) SRI RAGA is reserved for autumn twilights, to attain pure love; (6) MALKOUNSA RAGA is heard at midnights in winter, for valor.
But we were at home; and the trodden leaves were lying under-foot, and the autumn wind was blowing.
It was cold autumn weather but in spite of the cold they wandered up and down the roads of the Park for nearly three hours.
The trees in autumn tints, were harmoniously grouped.
Outside were brown grass and some autumn flowers.
The perfect singing voice--deepest of all to me the lesson--trial and test of all:) How through those strains distill'd--how the rapt ears, the soul of me, absorbing Fernando's heart, Manrico's passionate call, Ernani's, sweet Gennaro's, I fold thenceforth, or seek to fold, within my chants transmuting, Freedom's and Love's and Faith's unloos'd cantabile, (As perfume's, color's, sunlight's correlation:) From these, for these, with these, a hurried line, dead tenor, A wafted autumn leaf, dropt in the closing grave, the shovel'd earth, To memory of thee.
She sat about or went driving with her daughter, but the fading autumn scenery depressed her. "
His face was like the autumn sky, overcast one moment and bright the next.
The glow of a late autumn sunset covered the grass plots and walks.
The sharp autumn breeze that scattered the dead leaves at our feet came as cold to me, on a sudden, as if my own mad hopes were dead leaves too, whirled away by the wind like the rest.
It was now growing dusk, and the autumn night was closing in, so I did not lose any time.
Here in the crisp autumn air in the bright sunlight---- Alas!
The Return of the Heroes 1 For the lands and for these passionate days and for myself, Now I awhile retire to thee O soil of autumn fields, Reclining on thy breast, giving myself to thee, Answering the pulses of thy sane and equable heart, Turning a verse for thee.
I spent the autumn months with my family at our summer cottage, on a mountain about fourteen miles from Tuscumbia.