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Dance on the rivers & the rocks howling & drunk with fury The plow of ages & the golden harrow wade thro fields Of goary blood the immortal seed is nourishd for the slaughter The bulls of Luvah breathing fire bellow on burning pastures Round howling Orc whose awful limbs cast forth red smoke & fire That Urizen approachd not near but took his seat on a rock And rangd his books around him brooding Envious over Orc t762 Howling & rending his dark caves the awful Demon lay Pulse...

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For far & wide she stretchd thro all the worlds of Urizens journey And was Ajoind to Beulah as the Polypus to the Rock Mo u rning the daughters of Beulah saw nor could they have sustaind The horrid sight of death & torment But the Eternal Promise They wrote on all their tombs & pillars & on every Urn These words If ye will believe your B r other shall rise again In golden letters ornamented with sweet labours of Love Waiting with Patience for the fulfilment of the Promise Divine...

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Nor cold he calm the Elements because himself was Subject So he threw his flight in terror & pain & in repentant tears When he had passd these southern terrors he approachd the East Void pathless beaten With iron sleet & eternal hail & rain 17442 No form was there no living thing & yet his way lay thro This dismal world. he stood a while & lookd back oer his former Terrific voyage. Hills & Vales of torment & despair Sighing & Wiping a fresh tear. then turning round he...

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So Urizen spoke he shook his snows from off his Shoulders & arose As on a Pyramid of mist his white robes scattering The fleecy white renewd he shook his aged mantles off Into the fires Then glorious bright Exulting in his joy He sounding rose into the heavens in naked majesty In radian Youth. when Lo like garlands in the Eastern sky When vocal may comes dancing from the East Ahania came Exulting in her flight as when a bubble rises up On to the surface of a lake. Ahania rose in joy Excess...

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So cried he, rending off his robe & throwing down his scepter. In sight of Albions Guardian, and all the thirteen Angels Rent off their robes to the hungry wind, & threw their golden scepters Down on the land of America. indignant they descended Headlong from out their heav'nly heights, descending swift as fires Over the land naked & flaming are their lineaments seen In the deep gloom, by Washington & Paine & Warren they stood And the flame folded roaring fierce within the pitchy...

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FZ3-41.13 E328 FZ3-41.14 E328 FZ3-41.15 E328 FZ3-41.16 E328 If thou withhold thine hand I perish like a fallen leaf O I am nothing & to nothing must return again If thou withdraw thy breath, behold I am oblivion He ceasd the shadowy voice was silent but the cloud hoverd over their heads --For the late insertion of the name Albion on this page, see textual notes.-- In olden wreathes, the sorrow of Man & the balmy drops fell down And Lo that Son of Man, that shadowy Spirit of the Fallen One...

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Puts on the sweet form then smiles Antamon bright thro his windows The Daughters of beauty look up from their Loom & prepare. The integument soft for its clothing with joy & delight. But Theotormon & Sotha stand in the Gate of Luban anxious Their numbers are seven million & seven thousand & seven hundred They contend with the weak Spectres, they fabricate soothing forms The Spectre refuses. he seeks cruelty. they create the crested Cock Terrified the Spectre screams & rushes...

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Anger me not thou canst not drive the Harrow in pitys paths. Thy Work is Eternal Death, with Mills & Ovens & Cauldrons. Trouble me no more. thou canst not have Eternal Life So Los spoke Satan trembling obeyd weeping along the way. Mark well my words, they are of your eternal Salvation Between South Molton Street & Stratford Place Calvarys foot Where the Victims were preparing for Sacrifice their Cherubim Around their loins pourd forth their arrows & their bosoms beam With all...

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Brooding Abstract Philosophy. to destroy Imagination, the Divine-Humanity A Three-fold Wonder feminine most beautiful Three-fold Each within other. On her white marble & even Neck, her Heart Inorb'd and bonified with locks of shadowing modesty, shining Over her beautiful Female features, soft flourishing in beauty Beams mild, all love and all perfection, that when the lips Recieve a kiss from Gods or Men, a threefold kiss returns From the pressd loveliness so her whole immortal form...

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For it sticks in the Hearts deep Core And no Smile that ever was smild But only one Smile alone TheSmile13 E483 TheSmile14 E483 TheSmile15 E483 TheSmile16 E483 That betwixt the Cradle & Grave It only once Smild can be But when it once is Smild Theres an end to all Misery Three Virgins at the break of day < t1220 The one was Clothd in flames of fire t1222 The other Clothd in tears & sighs t1224 I traveld thro' a Land of Men A Land of Men & Women too And heard & saw such dreadful...

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Around the fiery flaming Harrow in labyrinthine forms. And brooks between to intersect the meadows in their course. The Harrow cast thick flames Jehovah thunderd above Chaos & ancient night fled from beneath the fiery Harrow The Harrow cast thick flames & orb'd us round in concave fires A Hell of our own making. see, its flames still gird me round. Jehovah thunder'd above Satan in pride of heart Drove the fierce Harrow among the constellations of Jehovah Drawing a third part in the fires...