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The western coast of Erin somewhere, let us say, off the cliffs of Moher1, in County Clare witness Gerald Griffin's lines, to which a passing allusion has already been made, p. 205 A story I heard on the ciiffs of the West That oft, through the breakers dividing-, A city is seen on the ocean's wild breast, In tuireted maiesty riding. But brief is the glimpse of that phantom so bright Soon close the white waters to screen it, Tne allusion to the submarine chimes would make it unpardonable to...

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But the threatened vengeance for that act of culture did not come to pass for a century, till the time of one, ih fact, who is not charged with having done anything to deserve it. The ethics of that legend are, n -s clear, not easy to discover, and in our inundation stories one may trace stages of development from a simlarly low level. The case maj- be represented thus a divinity is offended by a man, and for some reason or other the former wreaks vengeance, not on the offender, but on his...