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3. Other Adventures of James in Disguise. 4. An Evening at Ellen's Isle.
5. The Life of Allan-bane.
6. Lufra's Account of the Games.
7. A Glimpse of Ellen at Holyrood after her Marriage, 8. An Original Ballad.
9. "And thoughts on thoughts, a countless throng,
Rushed, chasing countless thoughts along."
THE LADY OF THE LAKE
HARP of the North! that mouldering long hast hung
O Minstrel Harp, still must thine accents sleep?
Still must thy sweeter sounds their silence keep, Nor bid a warrior smile, nor teach a maid to weep?
Not thus, in ancient days of "Caledon,
Was thy voice mute amid the festa! crowd,
Was Knighthood's dauntless deed, and Beauty's match
O, wake once more! how rude soe'er the hand
O, wake once more! though scarce my skill command
The wizard note has not been touched in vain.
The stag at eve had drunk his fill,
The 'deep-mouthed bloodhound's heavy bay
And faint, from farther distance borne,
'As Chief, who hears his warder call,
The dew-drops from his flanks he shook;