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"Time turns the old days to derision, Our loves into corpses or wives; And marriage and death and division Make barren our lives"

by Algernon Swinburne

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"Content thee, howsoe'er, whose days are done; There lies not any troublous thing before,..."

by A.C. Swinburne

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"From too much love of living, From hope and fear set free,..."

by A.C. Swinburne

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"Here, where the world is quiet, Here, where all trouble seems Dead winds' and spent waves' riot In doubtful dreams of dreams;"

by A.C. Swinburne

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"I shall die as my fathers died, and sleep as they sleep; even so. For the glass of the years is brittle wherein we gaze for a span;..."

by A.C. Swinburne

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"Life is the lust of a lamp for the light that is dark till the dawn of the day when we die."

by A.C. Swinburne

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"O sleepless heart and sombre soul unsleeping, That were athirst for sleep and no more life..."

by A.C. Swinburne

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"Thou hast conquered, O pale Galilean; the world has grown grey from thy breath; We have drunken of things Lethean; and fed on the fullnes..."

by A.C. Swinburne

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