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No one after lighting a lamp puts it under the bushel basket, but on the lampstand, and it gives light to all in the house. In the ...
Stars, hide your fires;
Let not light see my black and deep desires!
Light, seeking light, doth light of light beguile;
So ere you find where light in darkness lies,
Don't tie your shoes in a melon patch, and don't adjust your hat under a plum tree.
O traitorous moon,
who hide your visage
in a starry veil,
woven of fire and blossom.
I could not follow your wishes, but I know
If they assuaged you
Dark is the world, where your light shined never;
Well is he born, that may behold you ever.
Hide your pink knees from the gaze of other men.
You must be pure--go slow with that home-brew
Lady of light, I would admit a dream
To you, if you would take it in your hand.
It was such a leafy wilderness; a place for fauns and satyrs, and where bats hung all day to the rocks, and at evening flitted ove ...
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