15968The Tragic Muse
- Apr 2, 2008And saying, Alas, alas, that great city, that was clothed in fine
linen, and purple, and scarlet, and decked with gold, and precious
stones, and pearls! For in one hour so great riches is come to
And every shipmaster, and all the company in ships, and sailors, and
as many as trade by sea, stood afar off. And cried when they saw the
smoke of her burning, saying, What city is like unto this great
And they cast dust on their heads, and cried, weeping and wailing,
saying, Alas, alas, that great city, wherein were made rich all that
had ships in the sea by reason of her costliness! For in one hour is
she made desolate.
Rejoice over her, thou heaven, and ye holy apostles and prophets; for
God hath avenged you on her.
The Aquarian Revelation
They furnish matter for the tragic Muse Thomson
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