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night

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And now, as the night was senescent, And star-dials pointed to morn -- As the star-dials hinted of morn -- At the end of our path a liquescent And nebulous lustre was born, Out of which a miraculous crescent Arose with a duplicate horn -- Astarte's bediamonded crescent, Distinct with its duplicate horn.
You just tell him I was across the bay in Mill Valley last night, and that I want to put him wise to something.
So all my day-dreams follow The bird that leaves the nest; And in the night I gather The lost one to my breast.
When night came, he gave his comfortable and beautiful bedroom another trial.
He had prevented a great many people from approaching nearer, and he believed they had gone to the markets and such places to pass the night.
I'll watch the whole night long, and I'll do it every night, too, if you'll do the other part of the job.
Soon the night nursery was in darkness, but for the glimmer from the night-light, and very still save when the door creaked as a man peered in at the little figure on the bed.
Then I'll stick in mine," said I impulsively, "and I'll come with you, and doss down in any corner for the night.
Well, that night the expectation took the colour of my fears.
On the eighth night a fearful storm of wind and rain came on while the Herd-boy was on his way to bring the beautiful girl another bag of gold.
Nothing was to be heard but the night sounds of the frogs that never ceased in the marsh, and the horses snorting in the mist that rose over the meadow before the morning.
Modest is even the thief in presence of sleep: he always stealeth softly through the night.