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ADALINA'S REVERY.

[FROM THE ITALIAN.] •

Tis eve—and by this stream I stand

And think, departed one, of thee, When first thou here didst take my hand,

And breathe thy holy vows to me; When first the flood-gates of thy heart

Were lifted, and thy love in gushes Came down, as vernal fountains dart

Upon my soul suffused with blushes ;— 'Twas underneath this willow's bough— And it is here !but where art thou t

Twelve years ago this July night,
When all the guardian saints above

Were gazing through the gates of fight
To see our souls dissolve in love—

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