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It is the sinner's dust-tongued bell claps me to churches
When, with his torch and hourglass, like a sulphur priest,
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In front of that sinner of a husband,
she rattled off
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And what the dead had no speech for, when living,
They can tell you, being dead: the communication
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the communication
Of the dead is tongued with fire beyond the language of the living.
Surely, to think the lion's share
Of happiness is found by couples sheer
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I have just read your dispatch about sore tongued and fatiegued [sic] horses. Will you pardon me for asking what the horses of you ...
This Duncan
Hath borne his faculties so meek, hath been
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Grief with drenched book and candle christens the cherub time....
Nutmeg, civet, and sea-parsley serve the plagued groom and bride
Who have brought forth the urchin grief.
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