„And that dismal cry rose slowly
And sank slowly through the air,
Full of spirit's melancholy
And eternity's despair;
And they heard the words it said,—
"Pan is dead! great Pan is dead!
Pan, Pan is dead!"“
— Elizabeth Barrett Browning English poet, author 1806 - 1861
The Dead Pan; reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)..