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« There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, « Than are dreamt of in your philosophy. »
WITCH OF THE ALPS.
The Scene of the Drama is amongst the Higher Alps.com
partly in the Castle of Manfred, and partly in the Mountains.
rScene, a Gothic gallery, Time, Midnight.)
The lamp must be replenish’d, but even then
But they avail not: I have done men good,
· Mysterious agency!
(A pause.) They come not yet.-- Now by the voice of him Who is the first among you—by this sign, Which makes you tremble-by the claims of him Who is undying,~Rise! appear !--Appear!
(A pause.) If it be so-Spirits of earth and air, Ye shall not thus elude me : by a power, Deeper than all yet urged, a tyrant-spell, Which had its birth-place in a star condemn'd, The burning wreck of a demolish'd world, A wandering hell in the eternal space ; By the strong curse which is upon my soul,