adonis quotes

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The men of wealthie Sestos, everie yeare,
(For his sake whom their goddesse held so deare,
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What is your substance, whereof are you made,
That millions of strange shadows on you tend?
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I saw the Arab map.
It resembled a mare shuffling on,
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New York is a woman
holding, according to history,
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Not the gold that fastens your sandal,
nor the gold reft
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Each of us like you
has died once,
each of us like you
stands apart, like you
fit to be worshipped.
I weep for Adonais--he is dead!
O, weep for Adonais! though our tears
Thaw not the frost which binds so dear a head!
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