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I'll break my staff,
Bury it certain fathoms in the earth,
Prayer the Churches banquet, Angels age,
Gods breath in man returning to his birth,
I love all men who dive. Any fish can swim near the surface, but it takes a great whale to go down stairs five miles or more; & if ...
And of the swan in death these dreamers tell
of its last flight and how it falls, a plummet,
But this rough magic
I here abjure, and when I have required
But boys and girls, pale from the imagined love
Of solitary beds, knew what they were,
We Irish, born into that ancient sect
But thrown upon this filthy modern tide
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