Blacklight

When all was wrapped in sable night

DMI number:
37069
First Line:
When all was wrapped in sable night
Last Line:
Farewell remember me
Poem Genre / Form:
Ballad metre, Ballad, and Quatrain abab
Themes:
Grief / sadness / melancholy, Love, and Parents and children
Related Poems
First Line:
Twas at the silent midnight hour | When all were fast asleep
Last Line:
Then laid his cheek to the cold grave | And word spake never more
Relationship:
Answer To/Answered By
Comments:
First Line:
Twas at the silent midnight hour | When virtue sleeps so sweet
Last Line:
Then laid his crutch beneath his head | And word spoke never more
Relationship:
Answer To/Answered By
Comments:
First Line:
Twas at the silent solemn hour
Last Line:
And word spoke never more
Relationship:
Answer To/Answered By
Comments:
First Line:
Twas at the silent solemn hour
Last Line:
Nor sense nor memory left
Relationship:
Answer To/Answered By
Comments:
First Line:
When all was wrapped in dark midnight
Last Line:
And word spake never more
Relationship:
Answer To/Answered By
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Old ballads, historical and narrative, with some of modern date ... volume the second. [T146587] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.230-236
Poem Title:
XXXIX. Lord George and Lady Dorothy. In imitation of William and Margaret. By a lady of quality.
Attribution:
By a lady of quality.
Attributed To:
Not attributed