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Thy spotless Muse, like Mary, did contain
The boundless Godhead; she did well disdain
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Pardon, my Mother Church, if I consent
That Angels led him when from thee he went,
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Ah wretched We, Poets of Earth! but Thou
Wert Living the same Poet which thou'rt Now,
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To these, whom Death again did wed,
This grave's the second Marriage-bed.
(Pillow hard, and sheets not warm)
Love made the bed; they'll take no harm.
We saw Thee in Thy balmy nest,
Young Dawn of our Eternal Day!
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Welcome, all wonders in one night!
Eternity shut in a span,
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Runs to and fro, complaining his sweet cares
Because those pretious mysteries that dwell
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And now where e're he strayes
Among the Galilaean mountains,
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Every Morne from hence,
A brisk Cherub something sips,
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