Game of Thrones 2019 - John Donne - Evelyn Princess Blucher - Edgard Allan Poe - Mark Williams - Ezra Pound - Lord Byron - Alice Roberts & Gavin Hughes: Ireland's Treasures Uncovered TV -
127,222. Ring the bloody bells! (Fantasy & Bells) Game of Thrones s8e5: The Bells, all, Netflix 2019
9,213. No man is an island,
Entire of itself ...
Each man’s death diminishes me,
For I am involved in mankind.
Therefore, send now to know
For whom the bell tolls,
It tolls for thee. (Death & Bell) John Donne, For Whom the Bell Tolls
65,025. There are increasing signs of a scarcity of metal. In a small town near here a sad ceremony took place: the ancient church bell which had rung people from cradle to grave for three hundred years was requisitioned. The inhabitants performed a funeral service for it. The bell was covered with wreaths and flowers, and handed over to the authorities under tears and protestations. (Bells & World War I) Evelyn, Princess Blucher, British woman living in Germany
65,026. Keeping time, time, time,
In a sort of Runic rhyme,
To the tintinnabulation that so musically wells
From the bells, bells, bells, bells. Edgar Allan Poe, The Bells 1849
65,027. The bell invites me.
Hear it not, Duncan; for it is a knell
That summons thee to heaven or to hell. William Shakespeare, Macbeth II i 62
65,028. For centuries bell foundries like Taylor’s have been taking tin and copper from Cornish mines. Mark Williams, More Industrial Revelations: Heavy Metal
65,029. The act of bell ringing is symbolic of all proselytizing religions. It implies the pointless interference with the quiet of other people. Ezra Pound
65,030. That all-softening, overpowering knell,
The tocsin of the soul — the dinner bell. (Bells & Dinner) Lord Byron, Don Juan V:49
132,927. The treasure is St Conall Cael’s bell and the shrine that held it. (Ireland & Museum & Treasure & Bronze Age & Celts & Bell) Alice Roberts & Gavin Hughes, Ireland’s Treasures Uncovered, BBC 2020