Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine,  7 (1858–59), 59–61.

Poesy of the Passions: Hope



Regular Feature, Poetry, Extract

Publications extracted:

Thomas Campbell



Astronomy, Cosmology, Eschatology, Ether

    The extracted poem asserts that hope's 'joyous youth' began when 'yonder spheres sublime / Pealed their first notes' and that 'When all the sister planets have decayed' and when 'the realms of ether glow [...] Thou, undismayed, shalt [...] light thy torch at Nature's funeral pile' (60).

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