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They stoop to fate,
And must give up their murmuring breath,
When they, pale captives, creep to death.
James Shirley (1596–1666), British dramatist. The Contention of Ajax and Ulysses (l. 14–16). . .

Norton Anthology of Poetry, The. Alexander W. Allison and others, eds. (3d ed., 1983) W. W. Norton & Company.
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