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Quotation by Matthew Arnold
What helps it now, that Byron bore, With haughty scorn which mock'd the smart, Through Europe to the Aetolian shore The pageant of his bleeding heart? That thousands counted every groan, And Europe made his woe her own?
Matthew Arnold (1822–1888), British poet, critic. Stanzas from the Grande Chartreuse (l. 133–138). . .
Selected Poems and Prose [Matthew Arnold]. Allot, Miriam, ed. (1993) J.M. Dent.
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