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Quotation by Elizabeth I
When I was fair and young, and favor graced me, Of many was I sought, their mistress for to be; But I did scorn them all, and answered them therefore, "Go, go, go seek some otherwhere! Importune me no more!"
Elizabeth I (1533–1603), British monarch, Queen of England. When I Was Fair and Young (l. 1–5). . .
Oxford Book of Sixteenth Century Verse, The. E. K. Chambers, comp. (1932) Oxford University Press.
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