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Quotation by Walter De La Mare
But beauty vanishes; beauty passes;
However rare—rare it be;
And when I crumble, who will remember
This lady of the West Country?
Walter De La Mare (1873–1956), British poet. Here lies a most beautiful lady (l. 5–8).
OBEV. Oxford Book of English Verse, The, 1250–1918. Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, ed. (New ed., rev. and enl., 1939) Oxford University Press.
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