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There are various orders of beauty, causing men to make fools of themselves in various styles ... but there is one order of beauty ...
I gave him the lead gift in the twilight. What fell was relaxed,
Owl-downy, soft feminine feathers; but what
A tree that can fill the span of a man's arms
Grows from a downy tip;
Downy windows, close,
And golden Phoebus never be beheld
Of eyes again so royal!
Shake off this downy sleep, death's counterfeit,
And look on death itself!
So doth the swan her downy cygnets save,
Keeping them prisoner underneath her wings.
When I consider the clouds stretched in stupendous masses across the sky, frowning with darkness or glowing with downy light, or g ...
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