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Quotation by Edmund Waller
Yet fairest blossome do not slight That age which you may know so soon: The rosie Morn resignes her light, And milder glory to the Noon: And then what wonder shall you do, Whose dawning beauty warms us so?
Edmund Waller (1606–1687), British poet. To a Very Young Lady (l. 7–12). . .
Oxford Book of Seventeenth Century Verse, The. H. J. C. Grierson and G. Bullough, eds. (1934) Oxford University Press.
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