Quotation by John Donne

We thinke that Paradise and Calvarie,
Christs Crosse, and Adams tree, stood in one place;
Looke, Lord, and finde both Adams met in me;
As the first Adams sweat surrounds my face,
May the last Adams blood my soule embrace.
John Donne (1572–1631), British poet. Hymne to God My God, In My Sicknesse (l. 21–25). . .

The Complete English Poems [John Donne]. A. J. Smith, ed. (1971) Penguin Books.
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