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Quotation by Robert Herrick
When the tempter me pursueth
With the sins of all my youth,
And half damns me with untruth,
Sweet Spirit, comfort me!'
Robert Herrick (1591–1674), British poet. His Litany to the Holy Spirit (l. 37–40). . .
Oxford Book of English Verse, The, 1250–1918. Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, ed. (New ed., rev. and enl., 1939) Oxford University Press.
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