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Miss Otis regrets she's unable to lunch today.
Now it is the time of night
That the graves, all gaping wide,
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Sleep sweetly in your humble graves,
Sleep, martyrs of a fallen cause;
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Woe to you! For you are like unmarked graves, and people walk over them without realizing it.
Do you have to open graves to find girls to fall in love with?
We are afraid
They would envy our delight,
In our graves by glow-worm night.
Where the Youth pined away with desire,
And the pale Virgin shrouded in snow,
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Ah, Sun-flower, weary of time,
Who countest the steps of the Sun,
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And I saw it was filled with graves,
And tomb-stones where flowers should be;
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Children, confine your lights in jellied rules;
Resemble graves; be metaphysical mules;
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