>I'm not too well up on Shakespeare (we only studied MacBeth (I'm not
>superstitous) and Romeo and Juliet at school - loved MacBeth!) but I have
>heard a quote by Longfellow - "Thou art the iris, fair among the fairest". I
>think we can all agree with that, but does anyone know which of Longfellow's
>works this quote is taken from?
I'm sure someone (Jim or Carolyn?) will find it - but here is more
of this quote:
Thou art the iris, fair among the fairest,
Who, armed with golden rod
And winged with celestial azure, bearest
The message of some God.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-82)