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More are men's ends marked than their lives before.
The setting sun, and music at the close,
For you are abstract,
making no mistake,
O, but they say the tongues of dying men
Enforce attention like deep harmony.
If you have writ your annals true, 'tis there
That, like an eagle in a dove-cote, I
O, give me thy hand,
One writ with me in sour misfortune's book!
Trifles light as air
Are to the jealous confirmation strong
As proofs of holy writ.
I went to the Garden of Love,
And saw what I never had seen:
Macrobius, that writ the avision
In Afrique of the worthy Scipio,
The word unto the prophet spoken
Was writ on tables yet unbroken;
Zen is to religion what a Japanese "rock garden" is to a garden. Zen knows no god, no afterlife, no good and no evil, as the rock- ...
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