The Destruction of Sennacherib

by Lord Byron (George Gordon) 1788-1824 The Assyrian came down like the wolf on the fold, And his cohorts were gleaming in purple and gold; And the sheen of their spears was like stars on the sea, When the blue wave rolls nightly on deep Galilee. Like the leaves of the forest when Summer isContinue reading “The Destruction of Sennacherib”