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Come away, come away, death,
And in sad cypress let me be laid.
The beauty of Israel is slain upon thy high places how are the
mighty fallen!
Saul and Jonathan were lovely and pleasant in their lives, and in
their death they were not divided: they were swifter than e
Saul hath slain his thousands, and David his ten thousands.
No Raven's wing can stretch the flight so far
As the torn bandrols of Napoleon's war.
What armies and how much of war I have seen, what thousands of marching troops, what fields of slain, what prisons, what hospitals ...
Underneath this sable hearse
Lies the subject of all verse:
"And hast thou slain the Jabberwock?
Come to my arms, my beamish boy!
Of Eva first, that for hir wikkednesse
Was al mankinde brought to wrecchednesse,
To love, one must slay,
how could I stay?
to love, one must be slain,
then, how could I remain.
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