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She could not love me
Were man as rare as phoenix.
Now I will believe
That there are unicorns; that in Arabia
And there's a score of duchesses, surpassing womankind,
Or who have found a painter to make them so for pay
A balding phoenix is not as good as a chicken.
A victorious tomcat is like a tiger; a plucked phoenix is not worth a chicken.
Call us what you will, we are made such by love;
Call her one, me another fly,
See where she comes, and smell how all the street,
Breathes vineyards and pomegranates: oh, how sweet!
When through the old oak forest I am gone,
Let me not wander in a barren dream,
In man, the shedding of blood is always associated with injury, disease, or death. Only the female half of humanity was seen to ha ...
Devouring Time, blunt thou the lion's paws,
And make the earth devour her own sweet brood;
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