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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.
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My mind to me a kingdom is;
Such present joys therein I find
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Hard-hearted minds relent and rigor's tears abound,
And envy strangely rues his end, in whom no fault was found.
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Silence augmenteth grief, writing increaseth rage,
The proud Aegyptian Queen, her Roman guest,
(T'express her love in height of state, and pleasure)
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And now (dear Lord!) thy lover, on the fair
And silver tables of thy feet, behold!
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"Why does your brand so drop with blood,
Edward, Edward?
"And what will you leave to your own mother dear,
Edward, Edward?
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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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