724-726) Never pour a libation of sparkling wine to Zeus after dawn
with unwashen hands, nor to others of the deathless gods; else they do not hear your prayers but spit them back.
He opened his eyes again, staring silently at the dawn
, and then they met mine.
They found only one hillock with a stream at its base, so that Hook had no choice; here he must establish himself and wait for just before the dawn
At the edge of the marsh and the road, peasant boys and men, who had been herding for the night, were lying, and in the dawn
all were asleep under their coats.
But when I dream of thee apart, I would the dawn
might lift my heart, O sun, to thee.
From childhood's hour I have not been As others were - I have not seen As others saw - I could not bring My passions from a common spring - From the same source I have not taken My sorrow - I could not awaken My heart to joy at the same tone - And all I lov'd - I lov'd alone - Then - in my childhood - in the dawn
Of a most stormy life - was drawn From ev'ry depth of good and ill The mystery which binds me still - From the torrent, or the fountain - From the red cliff of the mountain - From the sun that 'round me roll'd In its autumn tint of gold - From the lightning in the sky As it pass'd me flying by - From the thunder, and the storm - And the cloud that took the form(When the rest of Heaven was blue) Of a demon in my view -
The heather was on fire eastward, and a thin blue smoke rose against the dawn
It was not far from dawn
, but there was none of the bright feel of dawn
in the air, which was thick with a hot murkiness that I cannot describe.
He must make an offering to the lions at dawn
before he can take Victory.