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I'll break my staff,
Bury it certain fathoms in the earth,
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Prayer the Churches banquet, Angels age,
Gods breath in man returning to his birth,
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I love all men who dive. Any fish can swim near the surface, but it takes a great whale to go down stairs five miles or more; & if ...
And of the swan in death these dreamers tell
of its last flight and how it falls, a plummet,
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But this rough magic
I here abjure, and when I have required
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But boys and girls, pale from the imagined love
Of solitary beds, knew what they were,
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We Irish, born into that ancient sect
But thrown upon this filthy modern tide
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