A livelier emerald twinkles in the grass, A purer sapphire melts into the sea.
Nor one feeling of vengeance presumed to defile The cause, or the men, or the Emerald Isle.
When Erin first rose from the dark-swelling flood, God blessed the green island, he saw it was good. The Emerald of Europe, it sparkled and shone In the ring of this world, the most precious stone.
For dear is the Emerald Isle of the ocean, Whose daughters are fair as the foam of the wave, Whose sons unaccustom'd to rebel commotion, Tho' joyous, are sober tho' peaceful, are brave.
The velvet of her paws, Her coat that with the tortoise vies, Her ears of jet and Emerald eyes, She saw; and purred applause.thomas gray
Let Erin remember the days of Old, Ere her faithless sons betrayed her; When Malachi wore the collar of gold Which he won from her proud invader; When her kings, with standards of green unfurled, Led the Red-Branch Knights to danger; Ere the Emerald gem of the western world Was set in the crown of a stranger.thomas moore
Many mellow Cydonian sucketsSweet apples, anthosmial, divine,From the ruby-rimmed beryline bucketsStar-gemmed, lily-shaped, hyaline;Like the sweet golden goblet found growingOn the wild Emerald cucumber-tree,Rich, brilliant, like chrysophrase glowingWas my beautiful Rosalie Lee.thomas holley chivers
The jungle looked back at them with a vastness, a breathing moss-and-leaf silence, with a billion diamond and Emerald insect eyes.ray bradbury
Today I sat before the cliff Until the mist and rainbows disappeared I followed the Emerald stream Explored a thousand tiers of green cliffs In the morning my spirit rests among white clouds At night a bright moon floats in the sky I am free of the busy world There is not a doubt in my heart or a worry to disturb my mindhan shan
This house has been far out at sea all night, The woods crashing through darkness, the booming hills, Winds stampeding the fields under the window Floundering black astride and blinding wet Till day rose; then under an orange sky The hills had new places, and wind wielded Blade-light, luminous black and Emerald, Flexing like the lens of a mad eye.ted hughes
Look up! the wide extended plain Is billowy with its ripened grain, And on the summer winds are rolled Its waves of Emerald and gold.
Today I sat before the cliff Until the mist and rainbows disappeared I followed the Emerald stream Explored a thousand tiers of green cliffs In the morning my spirit rests among white clouds At night a bright moon floats in the sky I am free of the busy world There is not a doubt in my heart or a worry to disturb my mind
'Mid the sharp, short Emerald wheat, scarce risen three fingers well, The wild tulip at end of its tube, blows out its great red bell, Like a thin clear bubble of blood, for the children to pick and sell.Robert Browning
Shaggy shade Of desert-loving pine, whose Emerald scalp Nods to the storm.lord byron
In Pataliputra, India , which is now the city of Patna, legend also says that the Emerald Buddha was created in Patna (then Pataliputra) by Agrasena in 43 BCE...in Northern Thailand, lightning struck a pagoda in a temple in Chiang Rai, after which something became visible under the stucco . The Emerald Buddha was dug out and the people thought the figurine was made from Emerald , hence its current name...The Buddha 's clothing are changed by the King of Thailand, to celebrate the changing of seasons .
A little peach in an orchard grew, A little peach of Emerald hue; Warmed by the sun and wet by the dew It grew.Eugene Field
In Emerald tufts, flowers purple, blue, and white; Like sapphire, pearl and rich embroidery.william shakespeare