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Oh, to vex me, contraries meet in one:
Inconstancy unnaturally hath begot
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Thou hast made me, and shall thy work decay?
Repair me now, for now mine end doth haste;
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But our old subtle foe so tempteth me
That not one hour I can myself sustain.
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Help me to seek, for I lost it there
And if that ye have found it, ye that be here,
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For nature, heartless, witless nature,
Will neither care nor know
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The royal refugee our breed restores
With foreign courtiers and with foreign whores,
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O take fast hold; let that light be thy guide
In this small course which birth draws out to death,
A God all mercy is a God unjust.
O Death, rock me asleep,
Bring me to quiet rest,
Let pass my weary guiltless ghost
Out of my careful breast.
My weary limbs are scarcely stretched for repose, before red dawn peeps into my chamber window, and the birds in the whispering le ...
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