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Quotation by Christina Georgina Rossetti
Passing away, saith the World, passing away: Chances, beauty and youth sapped day by day: Thy life never continueth in one stay. Is the eye waxen dim, is the dark hair changing to gray That hath won neither laurel nor bay?
Christina Georgina Rossetti (1830–1894), British poet. Old and New Year Ditties (l. 1–5). . .
The Complete Poems of Christina Rossetti. Vol. 1. R. W. Crump, ed. (1979) Louisiana State University É Press.
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