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Music has charms to soothe a savage breast,
To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.
Heav'n has no Rage like Love to Hatred turn'd,
Nor Hell a Fury, like a Woman scorn'd.
As to the bride, she is blithe as the month; if one can compare in any degree a weed of December, with the fragrance of May; for a ...
When a man seduces a virgin who is not engaged to be married, and lies with her, he shall give the bride-price for her and make he ...
Sorrow is better than laughter: for by the sadness of the countenance the heart is made better. The heart of the wise is in the ho ...
Give unto them beauty for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning.
Melancholy is at the bottom of everything, just as at the end of all rivers is the sea. Can it be otherwise in a world where nothi ...
A young bride is like a plucked flower; but a guilty wife is like a flower that had been walked over.
That is ever the way. 'Tis all jealousy to the bride and good wishes to the corpse.
Hold back thy hours, dark Night, till we have done;
The Day will come too soon.
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