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For what is your life? It is even a vapour, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away.
O Gold! I still prefer thee unto paper,
Which makes bank credit like a bark of vapour.
Conscience ... lacks the power to externalize itself, the power to make itself into a Thing, and to endure being. It lives in drea ...
O curse of marriage,
That we can call these delicate creatures ours
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I had rather be a toad,
And live upon the vapour of a dungeon
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Thy great leaves enfold
The ancient beards, the helms of ruby and gold
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