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" Cast thy eyes eastward, said he, and tell me what thou seest. I see, said I, a huge valley, and a prodigious tide of water rolling through it. The valley that thou seest, said he, is the vale of misery ; and the tide of water that thou seest, is part... "
The Spectator [by J. Addison and others] with sketches of the lives of the ... - Page 256
by Spectator The - 1853
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The Spectator, with Illustrative Notes: To which are Prefixed, the ..., Volume 3

1794
...eyes eastward, said he, and tell me what thou seest. I see, said I, a huge valley, and a prodigious tide of water rolling through it. The valley that thou seest, said he, is the vale if misery, and the tide of water that thou seest is part of t! e great tide of eternity. What is the...
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The English instructor; or, Useful and entertaining passages in prose ...

English instructor - 1801 - 258 pages
...said he , « and tell me what thou seest. « I see , said I , a huge valley , rviid a prodigious iide of water rolling through it. The valley that thou...is the vale of misery , and the tide of water that ihou seest , is part of THE EN&LISH INSTRUCTOR. 247 eternity. What is the reason , said I , that the...
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Selections from the Spectator, Tatler, Guardian, and Freeholder: Selections ...

1804
...eyes eastward, said he, and tell ine what thou sccst. I see, said I, a huge valley, and a prodigious tide of water rolling through it. The valley that thou seest, said he, is the Vale Vale of Misery, and the tide of water that thou seest is part of the great Tide of Eternity. What is...
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Beauties of British Prose. Selected by S. Melmoth

Sydney Melmoth - 1805 - 360 pages
...eyes eastward, said he, and tell me what thou seest. I see, said I, a huge valley, and a prodigious tide of water rolling through it. The valley that...is the vale of misery, and the tide of water that tiion seest is part of the great tide of eternity. What is the reason, said I, that the tide I see...
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The British Essayists, Volume 8

Alexander Chalmers - 1808
...eastward," said he, " and tell me what thou seest." " I see, said I, " a huge valley, and a prodigious tide of water rolling through it." " The valley that...thou seest, is part of the great tide of eternity." " \Vhatistln- reason," said I, "that the tide I see rises out of a thick mist at one end, and again...
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The British Essayists;: Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - 1808
..." a huge valley, and a prodigious tide of water rolling through it." " The valley that thou scest," said he, " is the Vale of Misery, and the tide of water that thou seest, is part of the groat tide of eternity." " What is the reason," said l, "that the tide I see rises out of it thick...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose: Selected ...

Vicesimus Knox - 1808 - 1120 pages
...water diat diou seest, is part of die great tide of eternity. What is die reason, said I, that die r enjoyments speak his praise; he clotheth them with beauty, be a thick mist at die other ? What thou seest, said he, is that portion of eternity which is called Time,...
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The Spectator in miniature: being a collection of the principle ..., Volume 1

Spectator The - 1808
...aeest. I tec, «aid I, a hnge valley, and a prodigious tide of water rolling throngh it. The valley that thou seest is part of the great tide of eternity. What is the reason, a* I, that tlK Ode I we rises out of a thick mut at out ' I I. and again luses itself in a thick mist...
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The Spectator, Volume 3

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - 1809
...eyes eastward, said he, and tell me what thou seest. I see, said I, a huge valley, and a prodigious tide of water rolling through it. The valley that...see rises out of a thick mist at one end, and again looses itself in a thick mist at the other ? What thou seest, said he, is that portion of eternity...
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The Spectator, Volume 3

Alexander Chalmers - 1810
...eastward," said he, " and tell me what thou seest." " I see," said I, " a huge valley, and a prodigious tide of water rolling through it." "The valley that...seest," said he, " is the Vale of Misery, and the ude of water that thou seest, is part of the great tide of eternity." " What is the reason," said I,...
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