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Thy spotless Muse, like Mary, did contain
The boundless Godhead; she did well disdain
Pardon, my Mother Church, if I consent
That Angels led him when from thee he went,
Ah wretched We, Poets of Earth! but Thou
Wert Living the same Poet which thou'rt Now,
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!
Welcome, all wonders in one night!
Eternity shut in a span,
Runs to and fro, complaining his sweet cares
Because those pretious mysteries that dwell
And now where e're he strayes
Among the Galilaean mountains,
Every Morne from hence,
A brisk Cherub something sips,
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