proserpine quotes

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When
Sir
Beelzebub called for his syllabub in the hotel in Hell
Where Proserpine first fell,
I'm only a beer teetotaller, not a champagne teetotaller. I don't like beer.
I have lived long enough, having seen one thing, that love hath an
end;
I shall die as my fathers died, and sleep as they sleep; even so.
For the glass of the years is brittle wherein we gaze for a
...
I am sick of singing; the bays burn deep and chafe: I am fain
To rest a little from praise and grievous pleasure and pain.
Thou has conquered, O pale Galilean.
Thou hast conquered, O pale Galilean; the world has grown grey from thy breath;
We have drunken of things Lethean; and fed on
...
And its noise as the noise in a dream; and its depth as the roots
of the sea:
I am weary of days and hours,
Blown buds of barren flowers,
Desires and dreams and powers
And everything but sleep.
We are not sure of sorrow,
And joy was never sure;
To-day will die to-morrow;
Time stoops to no man's lure;
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