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Other sins only speak; murder shrieks out:
The element of water moistens the earth,
It is moot whether there be divinities
As I finish this play by Webster:
So you, O nameless Duchess who die young,
Meet death somewhat lovingly
The stage is about to be swept of corpses.
You have no more chance than an infusorian
We are merely the stars' tennis-balls, struck and bandied
Which way please them.
Sin their conception, their birth weeping,
Their life a general mist of error,
Their death a hideous storm of terror.
When I go to hell, I mean to carry a bribe: for look you, good gifts evermore make way for the worst persons.
Death hath
had a thousand doors to let out life,
Glories, like glow-worms, afar off shine bright,
But looked to near, have neither heat nor light.
Eagles commonly fly alone. They are crows, daws, and starlings that flock together.
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