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Fairy. Those that "Hobgoblin" call you, and "Sweet Puck,"
You do their work, and they shall have good luck.
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Five and twenty ponies
Trotting through the dark--
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What is a woman that you forsake her,
And the hearth-fire and the home-acre,
To go with the old grey Widow-maker?
Cities and Thrones and Powers
Stand in Time's eye,
Almost as long as flowers,
Which daily die:
She has no strong white arms to fold you,
But the ten-times-fingering weed to hold you--
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Either I mistake your shape and making quite,
Or else you are that shrewd and knavish sprite
Called Robin Goodfellow.
That very time I saw (but thou couldst not)
Flying between the cold moon and the earth
Cupid all armed.
Here she comes, curst and sad.
Cupid is a knavish lad
Thus to make poor females mad.
Yonder shines Aurora's harbinger.
As wild geese that the creeping fowler eye,
Or russet-pated choughs, many in sort,
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