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Quotation by Allen Tate
Accept these costly wreaths for my own sake (Death asks no entrance fee to let you in) And for the decent sense of heaven and hell: Take them, and think not much on mortal sin. Now, brother, time being money, I say farewell.
Allen Tate (1899–1979), U.S. poet, critic. "Adaptation of a Theme by Catullus."
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