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And call ye this to utter what is just,
You that of justice hold the sov'reign throne?
And call ye this to yield, O sons of dust,
To wronged brethren ev'ry man his own?
Bible: Hebrew Psalm LVIII (Paraphrased by The Countess of Pembroke) (l. 1–4). . .

Norton Anthology of English Literature, The, Vols. I–II. M. H. Abrams, general ed. (5th ed., 1986) W. W. Norton & Company.
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