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Quotation by Alfred Tennyson
By night we lingered on the lawn,
For underfoot the herb was dry;
And genial warmth; and o'er the sky
The silvery haze of summer drawn;
Alfred Tennyson (1809–1892), British poet. In Memoriam A. H. H. (Fr. XCV, l. 1–4). . .
Tennyson; a Selected Edition. Christopher Ricks, ed. (1989) University of California Press.
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