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Quotation by Matthew Prior
Venus, take my votive glass:
Since I am not what I was,
What from this day I shall be,
Venus, let me never see.
Matthew Prior (1664–1721), U.S. poet. The Lady Who Offers Her Looking-Glass to Venus (l. 1–4). . .
Oxford Book of Short Poems, The. P. J. Kavanagh and James Michie, eds. Oxford University Press.
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