dying vine quotes

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I've seen a Dying Eye
I dreamed this mortal part of mine
Was metamorphosed to a vine,
And found (ah me!) this flesh of mine
More like a stock than like a vine.
A flow'ret crushed in the bud,
A nameless piece of Babyhood,
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Thou art an elm, my husband, I a vine,
Whose weakness, married to thy stronger state,
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They say the tongues of dying men
Enforce attention like deep harmony.
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But when he came to himself he said, 'How many of my father's hired hands have bread enough and to spare, but here I am dying of h ...
For to me, living is Christ and dying is gain.
A melon forced off the vine will not be sweet.
'Tis very much like light, a thing that everybody knows, and yet none can tell what to make of it: 'Tis not money, fortune, joyntu ...
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