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The trees shadow it like a temple; and a silver though fitful brook wails with a constant yet not ungrateful dirge
at the foot of the hill on which the tomb is placed.
The tinkling of those mule- bells as they went up this narrow street in the night fell on no ears that heeded them, yet in truth and earnest they were ringing the dirge
of the House of Aragon.