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Quotation by Ezra Pound
It hath brought palsey to bed, lyeth
between the young bride and her bridegroom
They have brought whores for Eleusis
Corpses are set to banquet
at behest of usura.
Ezra Pound (1885–1972), U.S. poet. Canto XLV (l. 44–49). . .
The Cantos of Ezra Pound. (1970, repr. 1991) New Directions.
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