He kept an hill with thirty thousand men; Ten thousand horse, the rest were all on foot Against the Turkes that lay like Grashoppers, Filling those plaines, eight miles in compasse round: This little handfull, roulde and turnde about, On that hils top in strong and close array, Flamde like a Candle mongst
a world of fives, That burnt themselues, ere they could put it out: At length with trauell tyrde, with blows & wounds All rent and torne, choakt vp with smoake & stench Of bodies dead: match, poulder, bullets spent This light did glimmer, flasht, and so went out.
Upon completion of his tale, Una responds, "O happy Queene of Faries, that hast fownd / Mongst
many, one that with his prowess may defend thine honour, and thy foes confound;" (FQ 1.
world's ue, yet mongst
ght Sir t of the ng Cup , Burnpened.
all the doom and gloom regarding the global economic situation, I feel there is genuine hope after the inauguration of Barack Obama as President of America.
Spenser writes, "And were it not ill fitting for this file, / To sing of hilles and woods, mongst
warres and Knights" (7.
doan you spec' dey be er powful commotion mongst
de white folks, let alone niggers?
O to live mongst
those who never say cool dude, hot product, politically correct, I know where you're coining from.