Thomas Hardy quotes

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bring me here again!
I am just the same as when
Our days were a joy, and our paths through flowers.
a voice still so hollow
That it seems to call out to me from forty years ago,
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you are leading me on
To the spots we knew when we haunted here together,
Will this thought rise on those who will meet my face no more,
"He was one who had an eye for such mysteries"?
will the neighbors say,
"He was a man who used to notice such things"?
"Ah, are you digging on my grave
My beloved one?--planting rue?"
I am sorry, but I quite forgot
It was your resting-place."
That one true heart was left behind!
What feeling do we ever find
To equal among human kind
A dog's fidelity!"
Calm fell. From Heaven distilled a clemency;
There was peace on earth, and silence in the sky;
...
So, when old hopes that earth was bettering slowly
Were dead and damned, there sounded 'War is done!'
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