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I love all beauteous things,
I seek and adore them;
O, how much more doth beauty beauteous seem
By that sweet ornament which truth doth give!
Why didst thou promise such a beauteous day,
And make me travel forth without my cloak,
It is a beauteous evening, calm and free,
The holy time is quiet as a Nun
Breathless with adoration;
Where are the flowers, the fair young flowers, that lately sprang
and stood
Little drops of water,
Little grains of sand,
Make the mighty ocean
And the beauteous land.
How could it be so fair, and you away?
How could the Trees be beauteous, Flowers so gay?
No, no; but as in my idolatry
I said to all my profane mistresses,
True beauty dwells on high: ours is a flame
But borrowed thence to light us thither.
symbols divine,
"Manifestations of that beauteous life
"Diffus'd unseen throughout eternal space:"
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