"I see a lily on thy brow
With anguish moist and fever dew; 10..."
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The speaker is describing the appearance of the knight's face. "A lily on thy brow" refers metaphorically to the complexion of his forehead, which looks white ("pale"). He appears feverish, his face damp. The color is also fading quickly from his cheeks.
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