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Quotation by John Donne
Full nakedness! All joys are due to thee, As souls unbodied, bodies unclothed must be, To taste whole joys.
John Donne (c. 1572–1631), British divine, metaphysical poet. repr. In Complete Poetry and Selected Prose, ed. John Hayward (1929). To His Mistress Going to Bed, Elegies (composed 1590-1600, published 1669).
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