frankland, sir edward quotes

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Don't poets know it
Better than others
God can't be always everywhere; and so,
Invented Mothers.
Some have too much, yet still do crave;
I little have, and seek no more.
My mind to me a kingdom is;
Such present joys therein I find
Hard-hearted minds relent and rigor's tears abound,
And envy strangely rues his end, in whom no fault was found.
Silence augmenteth grief, writing increaseth rage,
The proud Aegyptian Queen, her Roman guest,
(T'express her love in height of state, and pleasure)
And now (dear Lord!) thy lover, on the fair
And silver tables of thy feet, behold!
"Why does your brand so drop with blood,
Edward, Edward?
"And what will you leave to your own mother dear,
Edward, Edward?
Mr. Edward Carson, QC: Do you drink champagne yourself?
Mr. Oscar Wilde: Yes; iced champagne is a favourite drink of mine--st
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