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Quotation by William Butler Yeats
But Father John went up,
And Father John went down;
And he wore small holes in his shoes,
And he wore large holes in his gown.
William Butler Yeats (1865–1939), Irish poet, playwright. "The Ballad of Father O'Hart."
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