Quotation by George Gordon Noel Byron

Here lies interred in the eternity of the past, from whence there is no resurrection for the days—whatever there may be for the dust—the thirty-third year of an ill-spent life, which, after a lingering disease of many months sank into a lethargy, and expired, January 22d, 1821, A.D. leaving a successor inconsolable for the very loss which occasioned its existence.
George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824), British poet. Ravenna Journal, entry, Jan. 22, 1822, Byron's Letters and Journals, vol. 8, ed. Leslie A. Marchand, 1973-1981).
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