The angel of the bottomless Pit.
And they had a king over them, which is The angel of the bottomless pit, whose name In the Hebrew tongue is abaddon. Rev. ix. 2.
St. Simeon Stylites.
One of the Seraphim, who Withstood Satan in his revolt Against God.
So spake the Seraph Abdiel, faithful found;
Among the faithless faithful only he;
Among innumerable false unmoved,
Unshaken, unseduced, unterrified,
His loyalty he kept, his love, his zeal;
Milton: Paradise Lost,Book v.896-900.
Hear me,son. As gold Outvalues dross, light darkness, Abel Cain, The soul the body,and the Church the Throne,
The abominable, that uninvited came
Into the fair Peleïan banquet-hall,
Has reference to Eris, the Greek goddess of strife and disCord. She was the only goddess Who was not invited to the Marriage of Peleus and Thetis, And in revenge threw a golden Apple among the guests, which Led to the Trojan war.
Deal gently with the young man Absalom.
Bishop Foliot's reference to Archbishop Becket.
Sufee poet, born A.D. 968, died at the age of 83. He was a mystical poet, and some of his expressions have been compared to our George Herbert. Poet's Note.
The name of a thorny tree found in Egypt.
The Princess; Maud.
who could think
The softer Adams of yours Academe,
Shakespeare in Love's Labour's Lost uses the same term.
The Acanthus is a prickly plant, the leaves of which are reproduced in the capital of Corinthian and Composite Orders.
The common name for the Greek nation in the Homeric period.
Achilles over the French.
Son of Peleus and Thetis, grandson of Æacus, king of the island of Ægina, and the most